Emeritus and Retired Faculty and Staff Association

Allan E. Forbes


Department of Speech and Drama

Deceased: 2013

Vice President for Administration, Executive Vice President.

Established speech pathology program and master’s degree.

Opened campus and community speech and hearing clinic.

Speech consultant to schools in Butte, Glenn, and Tehama counties.

Outstanding professor and chair, Speech and Drama, 1949 – 1970.

4 years chair of Chico State Faculty Policies Committee.

Chico State Affirmative Action and Title IX Officer.

4 years Butte County Planning Commission; 2 years Downtown Chico Business Association executive.

20 years Butte College Board of Trustees.

Chico Chamber of Commerce Pat Lappin Award.

3 times Chico Rotary Paul Harris Award.

Portrait of Allan E. Forbes