Meet the 2021-2022 Rising Presidents Fellows

The College Excellence Program is proud to introduce the 2021-2022 Aspen Rising Presidents Fellows, who were selected through a rigorous process that considered their abilities to take strategic risks, lead strong teams, cultivate partnerships, commitment to equity and focus on results-oriented improvements in student access and success.
Lake-Sumter State College
Leesburg, Florida
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Perkinston, Mississippi 
College of the Mainland
Texas City, TX 
Vance-Granville Community College
Henderson, North Carolina 
Central Piedmont Community College
Charlotte, North Carolina 
Ivy Tech Community College
Indianapolis, Indiana
College of Southern Maryland
La Plata, Maryland 
Harry S Truman College
Chicago, Illinois
College of Southern Nevada
Las Vegas, Nevada
National Louis University
Chicago, Illinois
Lorain County Community College
Elyria, Ohio
Arapahoe Community College
Littleton, Colorado
The Minnesota State HealthForce Center of Excellence, Winona State University
Winona, Minnesota
Dallas College
Dallas, Texas
Seattle Central College
Seattle, Washington
Clark State College
Springfield, Ohio
Washtenaw Community College
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Southwestern College
Chula Vista, California
Parkland College
Champaign, Illinois
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
Sacramento, California
Minnesota State Community and Technical College
Fergus Falls, Minnesota
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Paducah, Kentucky 
Pima Community College District
Tucson, Arizona
Long Beach City College
Long Beach, California
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
Sacramento, California
Dallas College
Dallas, Texas
Montgomery College
Rockville, Maryland
Saint Paul College
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Cuyamaca College
El Cajon, California
Middlesex Community College
Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Niagara, Wisconsin
Colorado Community College System
Denver, Colorado 
Front Range Community College
Westminster, Colorado
Reynolds Community College
Richmond, Virginia
College of Southern Idaho
Twin Falls, Idaho
Pima Community College Desert Vista Campus
Tucson, Arizona
Lake Area Technical College
Watertown, South Dakota
Columbia-Greene Community College
Hudson, New York
Achieving the Dream
Silver Spring, Maryland
San Jacinto College
Houston, Texas
The Aspen Rising Presidents Fellowship is made possible by generous support from the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation, the College Futures Foundation, the Joyce Foundation, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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Monica Clark, Director