POSITION: Since 2012, President of Anne Arundel Community College (AACC). AACC is a public two year college with multiple campuses in Arnold, Maryland serving over 46,877 students.
PREVIOUS: President of Glendale Community College in CA 2009-2012. Also served as Executive Vice President, Glendale Community College; Dean of Student Affairs, Dean of Academic Affairs, Dean of Academic and Student Affairs, Riverside College – Norco Campus; Matriculation Coordinator and Re-Entry Specialist, Saddleback College Mission Viejo California; Adjunct Faculty Howard Community College and Dundalk Community College in Maryland and Saddleback College in California.
AFFILIATIONS: Board Member for Multiple Boards including: Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council, League for Innovation in the Community College, Governor’s Workforce Development Board, Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Ft. Meade Alliance. Former commissioner for Academic & Student Affairs and the Diversity / Equity Commissions of the American Association of Community Colleges.
EDUCATION: Doctorate, Organizational Leadership, Pepperdine University; Masters, Educational Counseling, McDaniel College, Bachelors, Psychology and Social Work, McDaniel College.
OTHER: Publication: “Core Values for Changing Campuses” (ACCT Trustee Quarterly, Winter 2016). Presentations: “Innovation, Thought Leadership and Entrepreneurship” Panel, President’s Track, League, Innovations 2017 Conference, March 2017; “The Charm City College to Career Pipeline: Higher Ed to the Rescue” Panel, U.S. News STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference, May 2016; “Growing Your Own – Developing Campus Leadership Programs that Work” with Dr. Kate Hetherington, AACC Convention April, 2016.
AWARDS: 2015 Charles Kennedy Equity Award.