POSITION: Since 2010, President of Neosho County Community College (NCCC), a public institution with two campuses and four centers in Neosho and Franklin Counties and beyond in Southeastern Kansas.
PREVIOUS: Chief Academic Officer, NCCC, Dean of Academic Studies, Southwestern Michigan College, Dowagiac, MI, Instructor/Department Head-Broadcasting, Northeastern Oklahoma A&M, Miami, OK.
AFFILIATIONS: President of Council of North Central Two-Year Colleges, member of Institution Action Council and Special Visits Peer Reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission, Past President of Kansas Community College Council of Presidents and Co-Chair of Kansas System Council of Presidents, on boards for Chanute and Franklin County economic development, chamber of commerce. Member of Rotary, Kansas Nursing Educators.
EDUCATION: Ph.D., Higher Education Administration, University of Arkansas; M.S., Mass Communication, Oklahoma State University; B.S., Radio, Television, & Film, Oklahoma State University.
OTHER: Presentations: National Award Winning Outcomes Assessment System - HLC Annual meeting, League for Innovations, NISOD. Institutional Master Planning, HLC Annual meeting, League for Innovations. Security Processes and Shooter Scenarios, ACCT Congress.