POSITION -- Since 2009, President of Houston Community College-Coleman College for Health Sciences in Houston, Texas.
PREVIOUS -- Served as President of Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College, North Carolina; President of Northwest State Community College, Ohio; multiple positions at Franklin University, Ohio, with responsibility for the development and implementation of the Community College Alliance-degree completion program; Faculty at Washington State Community College, Ohio.
AFFILIATIONS -- Serves on AACC Board of Directors July, 2011- June, 2014; Gulf Coast Regional Health Services Steering Committee; Texas Medical Center Policy Council and Council for Nurse Executives; Ohio and West Virginia State Bar.
EDUCATION -- AAS, BS, M.Ed., Ph.D. Ohio University (Business and Education); J.D., L.L.M. Capital University.
OTHER -- Extensive work in student retention and the national debate on nursing education including presentations at national conferences and participation with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation on the Future of Nursing. Small business owner. I have attended 8 of the 10 President's Summer Institute since becoming eligible. I regularly promote the participation of president's in the summer program because of my personal experience in professional development and networking essential for a president's success.