POSITION: President of Stanly Community College in Albemarle, North Carolina, since 2016. Stanly Community College is a two-campus college, with two additional instructional sites, serving Stanly County.
PREVIOUS POSITIONS: Served as vice president of instruction (CAO) at Edgecombe Community College; dean of School of Business, Industry, and Technology, Catawba Valley Community College; information systems faculty member, Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute; manufacturing engineer at NACCO MHG, Inc.
AFFILIATIONS: Serves on boards: Stanly County Economic Development Commission, Southern Association of Colleges with Associate Degrees, Stanly County Chamber of Commerce. Member: Commission on Public Relations Advocacy and Advancement (AACC), NC Association of Community College Presidents (Chair of Personnel and Professional Development Committee); Albemarle Rotary Club.
EDUCATION: Ph.D., Technology Management, Digital Communication specialization, Indiana State University; MBA, Gardner-Webb University; BS, Gardner-Webb University; AAS, Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute
OTHER: “Lessons in Leadership” (AACC Community College Journal, pending); “An Analysis of User Training and Reactions” (Journal of Applied Security Research); “Information Security as a Business Practice” (Infosec Writers). Chaired two SACSCOC On-site Reaffirmation Committees, on-site reaffirmation team member of six SACSCOC Committees