POSITION -- Since 2002, President of Santa Fe College, a public institution with one main campus and six satellite campuses in Alachua and Bradford counties, Florida.
PREVIOUS -- Served as president, Lee College; interim president and executive vice president, Calhoun Community College; dean of instruction and student services, Germanna Community College; chairman, business division, Calhoun Community College; director of evening programs, Calhoun Community College.
AFFILIATIONS -- Serves on boards: League for Innovation; Gainesville Chamber of Commerce; University of Florida Performing Arts; Santa Fe Health Care; Sebastian Ferrero Foundation; Gainesville Rotary; and Alliance for Economic Development.
EDUCATION -- Ph.D., Administration and Higher Education, The University of Alabama; M.A., Educational Administration, The University of Alabama; B.S., Secondary Education, Jacksonville State University.
OTHER -- Presentations: “Santa Fe College is Essential for National Economic Security,” with Santa Fe trustees at the Association of Community College Trustees Annual Congress; Awards: Santa Fe College selected as one of the nation’s top 10 community colleges in 2012 by the Aspen Institute; Served as chair, board of directors, League for Innovation in the Community College; chair, Florida Community College Council of Presidents; president, Florida Association of Colleges and Universities; member, Commission on International Initiatives, American Council on Education; chair, Presidents Academy of the American Association of Community Colleges; participant, Oxford, England, Round Table on higher education issues.