Clifton Quinn - Grossmont College

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My job is to help you wear this hat.

Let's find the ideas that help you on your path.

And play some music along the way.

Career Highlights

  • California Community College Full-time faculty for over 25 years, starting in 1991. Yikes! Seven years at College of the Sequoias and since 1999 at Grossmont College. The last few as our CSIS Department Chairperson.
  • Multiple Computer careers, including:
    • 3 years as a Computer Programmer with NASSCO
    • 3 years as a Computer Consultant with Ernst and Young
    • 2 years as a Software Salesperson
    • 3 years as a Manager with Shell Oil Company in Nigeria, West Africa
  • Owned and operated several successfull small businesses, such as vending companies, apartments and individual rental units.
  • Traveled to all the continents at least five times (except Australia only twice, and never Antartica, brrrrr). Lived in England for one year and Nigeria, West Africa for three years. It has been a pure joy for me to go surfing, fishing, and diving and see the beaches and peoples of Mexico, Costa Rica, Brazil, South Africa, West Africa, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Samoa, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Florida, Kenya, France, and more... Greece, Turkey, the Philippines, Thailand, India, and still more.

Work and Fun Activity

Grossmont College+
Professional Credentials+
Fun times, Fishing, Surfing and Playing Music+


Ideas? Questions? Contact me at:

Clifton.Quinn AT

or 619-644-7485


Here is my oldest son, about ten years ago doing some serious fishing practice.