West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200

Janell Payne

Janell Payne

Communication Studies

Communication Studies Instructor

(408) 741-2045 x3423


FOX  101 & 201

Courses Taught / Teaching

COMM 1- Public Speaking

COMM 8 - Interpersonal

COMM 20 - Argument & Debate

Academic Service

Present: Helping to forge a Toastmasters group at WVC


Spoke on mentoring panel to inspire students interested in pursuing a career in teaching

Forensics Judge for “The Clash" National Qualifying Debate Tournament

Served two-year term as Associate Senator on the Academic Senate

Coordinated fundraiser event in fall 2011 - The Harvest Music and Wine Festival


M.A., Communication Studies, SJSU

B.A., Communication Studies, SDSU

A.A., Liberal Arts, WVC

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