Council: Council for Resource Development
POSITION -- Since 2013, President of Dabney S. Lancaster Community College, a public, rural institution with a campus in Clifton Forge, Virginia and two satellite centers serving its area residents.
PREVIOUS -- Twenty-five years of community college executive experience serving as dean and executive director of institutional advancement, York County Community College (Maine); dean of workforce development, York County Community College; interim dean of academic programs and interim director of finance and administration, York County Community College; assistant dean of continuing education, Manchester Community College (New Hampshire); and adjunct professor at Southern New Hampshire University, York County Community College, and Manchester Community College.
AFFILIATIONS -- Serve on Boards – AACC Commission on Communications and Marketing (2010-12); President, Council for Resource Development (AACC), (2012); Council for Resource Development (2005-2013); DSLCC Educational Foundation; Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission; judge at the Community College Futures Assembly (2011-2012); Alleghany Highlands Economic Development Council; Ogunquit (Maine) Playhouse; New England Association of Schools & Colleges accreditation reviewer (1994-2012) and Rotary Club; Member – Rural Community College Alliance (AACC), National Council for Marketing & Public Relations (AACC), and Community Colleges of Appalachia.
EDUCATION -- Ed. D., Higher Education Administration, Nova Southeastern University; M.S., Business Education, Southern New Hampshire University; B.S., Business Communications, Southern New Hampshire University.
OTHER -- Recognized by the Seacoast Media Group (Maine) as the Community Mover & Shaker (2013); Alumni Distinguished Service Award from Southern New Hampshire University (2010); Finalist, United Way of York County Community Impact Award (2012); Phi Theta Kappa, Honorary Member (2012); Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE); Numerous presentations for AACC, Rural Community College Alliance, Council for Resource Development on workforce development, partnerships, fundraising in community colleges and rural community colleges.