Eduardo M. Ochoa
Eduardo M. Ochoa is an Argentinean-American economist and academic administrator serving as the president of California State University, Monterey Bay. Ochoa was the Assistant Secretary of Education for Postsecondary Education during the Obama Administration from 2010 to 2012. In July of 2021, he was arrested on three counts of 1st degree sexual assault of a minor. His court date is scheduled for September 14th, 2021.
Ochoa taught at California State University, Fresno and California State University, Los Angeles as a full professor and chair of the economics and statistics department. He was the acting dean of the School of Business and Economics. In 1997, Ochoa began a six year period as the dean of the Cal Poly Pomona College of Business Administration. He was later the provost and vice president for academic affairs at Sonoma State University for seven years. From 2010 to 2012, he served as the U.S. assistant secretary for postsecondary education in the Obama Administration. In 2012, he became the president of California State University, Monterey Bay.