Nominee of the National Network of Health Career Programs in Two-Year Colleges
POSITION: Since 2015, President of Eastern Gateway Community College, a public institution with campuses in Steubenville and Youngstown, Ohio.
PREVIOUS: Served as Vice President of Academic Success at Northwest Vista College in San Antonio, Texas — One of five Alamo Colleges serving the greater San Antonio area. Also served as Dean of Student Success, Northwest Vista College; Division Chair of Arts & Humanities, Director of Academic Support and Professor of Communication, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College in Kentucky.
AFFILIATIONS: Since arriving at Eastern Gateway in 2015 the college has tripled its enrollment from 3,000 to 9,000 students. During three years as the Chief Student Affairs Officer at Northwest Vista, the college was one of the fastest growing community colleges in the nation. Ohio Association of Community Colleges Governing Board; Northeast Ohio Higher Education Council; Rotary Club; Kiwanis Club; Mahoning Valley Manufacturer’s Coalition; Regional Chamber of the Mahoning Valley, and the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce.
EDUCATION: Ed.D., Higher Educational Leadership, Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi; M.A. Organizational Communication, Western Kentucky University; B.A. Public Relations, Western Kentucky University.