POSITION: Since 2013 President of Mesalands Community College, a public institution in Tucumcari, New Mexico.
PREVIOUS: Served as Vice Chancellor at South University and President at The Art Institute of Dallas and Art Institute of Austin. Also served as a Vice President of Student Affairs, Dean of Student Affairs, as well as Director of Public Relations at a university.
AFFILIATIONS: Chair, Presidents Academy Executive Committee (AACC), Vice President, Council on Accreditation of Two-Year Colleges, Commission on Leadership and Professional Development (AACC), Commission on Global Education (AACC), Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital Board, Past President, Tucumcari Rotary Club, New Mexico Higher Education Master Planning Committee, Keep Tucumcari Beautiful Board, Rural Community College Alliance White House Convening, Past President, Chamber of Commerce, Chair Consumer Credit Counseling Bureau
EDUCATION: Ph.D., Higher Education Administration, The University of North Texas; M.S., Higher Education, Texas A&M-Commerce; B.A., Communications, Austin College.
OTHER: Conducted Presentations at The Rural Community College Alliance Annual Meeting, AACC Presidents Academy Summer Institute, New Mexico Science, Technology, and Communications Legislative Committee, Lone Star Enchantment Alliance