Regional Director, Advanced Transportation and Renewable Energy
Inland Empire/Desert Community College Region
College of the Desert
Larry McLaughlin is Regional Director, Advanced Transportation and Renewable Energy, for the Inland Empire/Desert Community College Region.
He is one of four regional directors designated by the California Community College System to focus on educational program, curriculum, and pathway development for the emerging transportation and renewable energy industries.
Mr. McLaughlin has worked in higher education at both university and community college level for over 30 years, overseeing technical education, research dissemination, and professional development programs. His work has included directing training initiatives in alternative transportation fuels, solar energy, wind energy, and energy efficiency.
He holds a Master of Arts degree in Technology Education and a Bachelor of Fine Arts.