Nominee of the Instructional Technology Council
POSITION: Since 2016, President of Truckee Meadows Community College, a public institution located Reno, Nevada, with four campuses and an off-campus theatre.
PREVIOUS: Served as the president of SUNY Sullivan, vice president of instruction at Central Oregon Community College and Walla Walla Community College, and the dean of Arts and Sciences with Spokane Community College where she was also a faculty member for sixteen years.
AFFILIATIONS: Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN), KNPB (National Public Television), High Sierra Industries – WARC (learning systems and jobs for people with disabilities); Member: Sparks Rotary Club, NSHE Council of Presidents, National Asian Pacific Islander Council (NAPIC)
EDUCATION: Ph.D., Educational Policy and Management, University of Oregon; M.S., Rhetoric and Communication, University of Oregon, B.A. Organizational Communication, Cal State University, Stanislaus.
OTHER: Presented on success stories related to this work at many conferences spanning 30 years. As a faculty member, Karin taught thousands of students.