POSITION: Since January 2012 President of the College of Central Florida, a public four-year institution that is part of the Florida College System. The college has six locations including an 80,000-square foot Appleton Museum of Art accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The service district comprises over 500,000 population, nearly 4,000 square miles and enrolls nearly 12,000 students annually.
PREVIOUS: Served as vice president, Academic Affairs/Chief Academic Officer, vice president, Student Affairs/Chief Student Affairs Officer, director, Institutional Research, adjunct faculty, at Seminole State College of Florida; associate vice chancellor for Data Services, University of North Carolina at Greensboro; and assistant director, Institutional Research, Valencia College.
AFFILIATIONS: Serves on boards: AACC Presidents Academy Executive Committee, AACC Commission on Leadership and Professional Development, Higher Education Research Development Institute South, Ocala/Marion County Chamber and Economic Partnership, Central Florida Metro YMCA, Marion County United Way, Marion County American Heart Association.
EDUCATION: Ed.D, Educational Leadership and M.B.A., University of Central Florida; B.A., Economics and Geography, University of Vermont.
OTHER: Member Florida Board of Governors State University System Task Force on Strategic Planning for Online Education. Past chair of the Council of Presidents for the Florida College System. Presentations: Numerous presentations at AACC and other national and state association conferences as well as the State of Florida Legislature. College recognized in three of last four evaluation cycles as a top 150 college by the Aspen Institute.