Meet the 2018-2019 Fellows

The 2018-2019 Aspen Presidential Fellows were selected through a rigorous process that considered their abilities to take strategic risks, lead strong teams and cultivate partnerships, and focus on results-oriented improvements for greater student success and access. The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program is proud to introduce the exceptional leaders from across the country who make up this year’s cohort. Read the press release here.
Vice President for Academic Affairs at Trident Technical College
Vice President of Corporate and Workforce Training at Everett Community College
Vice President of Organizational Development and Human Resources at Valencia College
Vice President for Student Services at Mitchell Community College
Vice President for Student Success and Communications at Davidson County Community College
Chief of Staff/Chief Strategy Officer at Montgomery College
Vice President for Institutional Learning and Effectiveness at Madison Area Technical College
Vice Chancellor for Educational Programs and Institutional Effectiveness for the Los Angeles Community College District
Senior Program Manager at Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation
Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor at Pima Community College
Executive Director of the Higher Education Center and Academic Partnerships at Santa Fe Community College
Vice President of Student Services at Austin Community College
Vice President of Instruction and Student Services with Palo Verde College
Vice President for Institutional Planning, Development & Evaluation at Austin Community College
Dean of the School of Applied Technology and Technical Specialties and CTE Director at Salt Lake Community College
President of Nashville State Community College
Vice President of College Services at Palo Alto College
Chief Advisor to the President & CEO at Achieving the Dream
Associate Provost at Harper College
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Hostos Community College
Santa Fe Community College
Vice President of Academic Affairs at El Centro College
Superintendent of Arlington Public Schools
Chief Academic Officer at Chattanooga State Community College
Associate Vice Chancellor of College Readiness at Houston Community College
Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Services at York Technical College in Rock Hill
Vice President for Organizational Effectiveness, Student Affairs, and Strategic Initiatives for the Colorado Community College System
Broward College's Vice President for Academic Affairs and North Campus President
Vice President and Dean of Colorado Mountain College’s Vail Valley Campus
President of Glendale Community College
Dean of Students at Gaa’Oziskwaajimekaag Gabe-Gikendaasoowigamig (Leech Lake Tribal College)
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at Guttman Community College, CUNY
Vice President of Workforce Solutions/Associate Provost for Curriculum at William Rainey Harper College
Chief Operating Officer at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Executive Dean, Estherville Campus for Iowa Lakes Community College
Vice President of Student Services of Modesto Junior College
Senior Vice President of Student Engagement and Learning Support at Onondaga Community College
Assistant Superintendent / Vice President for Student Services at San Joaquin Delta College
Vice President of Student Affairs at North Shore Community College
Interim Vice President of Instruction at Green River College