POSITION: Since 2015, president of Lone Star College – North Harris, a public institution consisting of a main college campus with three college centers, CHI School of Cosmetology and a health professions building in Houston, Harris County, Texas. One of six colleges of Lone Star College.
PREVIOUS POSITIONS: Served as senior vice president, student and organizational success, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College; adjunct faculty, counseling and student affairs, Western Kentucky University; vice president, student affairs, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College; dean/assistant to the president, Hazard Community and Technical College; assistant director, Richland College, Dallas, TX.
AFFILIATIONS: Serves on boards: National Asian Pacific Islander Council (AACC); Northwest Assistance Ministries of Houston; Greens Bayou Coalition; Member: Greater Houston Partnership Health Care Advisory Committee.
EDUCATION: Ph.D., Education Administration, The University of Texas at Austin; M.A., General Studies in Aging, University of North Texas; B.A., Sociology, Sam Houston State University.
OTHER: Awarded: Strategic Partner in Education Award from East Aldine District (2018); Leadership Award from Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education (2018); Humanitarian Award from the Latino Learning Center in Houston (2017); Administrator of the Year from Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (2013); Administrator of the Year from Kentucky Community and Technical College System (2013); the John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award from the League for Innovation in the Community College (2013); named Kentucky Colonel by the Governor of Kentucky (2011); named a Duke of Hazard by the Mayor of Hazard, Kentucky (2010); Student Wall of Honor at Richland College (2009).