POSITION SINCE: 2010 President of Union County College, the 1st of New Jersey’s 19 community colleges, founded in 1933, with campuses in Cranford, Elizabeth, Plainfield, and Scotch Plains, New Jersey.
PREVIOUS: Served as Acting President of Brookdale Community College (NJ); Executive Vice President of Educational Services Brookdale; Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs, Lehigh Carbon Community College (PA); Dean of Faculty, Lehigh Carbon; Interim Dean of Allied Health and Social Sciences, Lehigh Carbon; Professor and Program Coordinator, Lehigh Carbon.
AFFILIATIONS: Serves as Chair of the Presidents’ Council of the New Jersey Council of County Colleges; Commissioner and member of the Executive Committee of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education; Adjunct Professor of Education, Rowan University. Member: American Association of Community Colleges’ President's Academy Executive Committee; International Commission for the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities; National Junior College Athletic Association Presidential Representative and Executive Committee; Temple University College of Health Professions & Social Work Board of Visitors; Trinitas Hospital (Elizabeth, NJ) Board; Union County Performing Arts Center Board; Union County Crime Stoppers; Elizabeth Development Company; Union County Workforce Investment Board.
EDUCATION: Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Lehigh University; M.S., Administration, University of Scranton; B.S., Physical Therapy, Temple University.
OTHER: Grand Marshall, 2015 Union County Saint Patrick’s Day Parade.