Professor Reed was the faculty adviser for the award-winning Saddleback
College student newspaper the LARIAT from Fall '85 through
Spring '94. He was appointed the Acting Dean of Student Development for
one year (Fall '89 to Spring '90).
He currently teaches Mass Media and Journalism writing courses and serves
as the journalism program chair.
Professor Reed was named the 1994 "Outstanding Community College Journalism
Educator" by the California Newspaper Publishers Association.