LBCC Names New Executive Director of Classified Human Resources

Press Release
A picture of Carline Chretien-Shook.

Long Beach City College has named Caroline Chretien-Shook as its new Executive Director of Classified Human Resources. Chretien-Shook previously served as LBCC’s Interim Executive Director, a position she has held since July 2018. 

In this official role, Chretien-Shook will oversee human resources management and employee relations programs for the College’s classified professionals including recruitment, selection, employment, position classification, compensation, and other services.

The Long Beach resident came to the United States in 2008 from New Caledonia, a French territory of dozens of islands in the South Pacific. 

Chretien-Shook has held a number of human resource positions throughout her career. She entered into the human resources field through companies in New Caledonia, then continued her career in California. Since 2015, Chretien-Shook has served in various Human Resources roles at LBCC.

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Stacey Toda,
Long Beach City College, Director
Communications & Community Engagement