TCC Leadership Team
Having a passion for community college education, Dr. Harrell strives every day to lead a group of professionals in providing the best environment, programs and services students need to complete their academic and career goals.
Dr. Harrell most recently served as the Executive Vice President of Academic & Student Affairs at Georgia Piedmont Technical College. Before Georgia Piedmont, he served as the Vice President of Success at Lone Star College, Dean of Student Services at Anne Arundel Community College, Coordinator for Student Affairs at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, and Assistant to the Vice President at Tallahassee Community College.
Dr. Harrell is a published author, having written or co-written at least eight scholarly articles and book chapters. He has also served as a presenter at numerous local, regional and national conferences and seminars. Dr. Harrell completed his doctor of philosophy degree (Ph.D.) at Florida State University, where he defended his award-winning dissertation, titled, “Using Student Characteristics to Predict the Persistence of Community College Students Enrolled in Online Courses.” He holds a master’s degree (M.Ed.) from Vanderbilt University, and a bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from Wittenberg University.
Mary brings more than 25 years of experience in the Washington state community college system. She joined TCC in 2008. She has served in executive leadership roles in instruction and student services, having previously been Vice President for Instruction and Student Services at Pierce College for nine years. Mary has a certificate of doctoral candidacy in the Department of Education at the University of Washington, Seattle. She holds an M.A. in Student Personnel Services and a B.A. in Psychology from Slippery Rock State University.
A native of the Puget Sound area, Bill joined TCC in 2011 with credentials in the non-profit arena where he has served as President and CEO. He also has a long-term history in the financial services industry. Bill brings an extensive background in working with and managing multiple lines of business within a single organization. He brings external relations and business development experience as well an understanding of fiscal environments. As director of the TCC Foundation, Bill works with a committed board of directors who have increased fundraising and community awareness in support of TCC students. Bill graduated from Western Washington University in Bellingham and earned his Master’s of Music degree from Indiana University.
|Vacant||Dean for Entry & Enrollment Services and Registrar|
|Dr. Joseph Shannon||Dean for Math, Science and Engineering|
|Interim||Dean for Counseling, Advising, Access and Career Services|
|Julie Benson||Associate Dean of Nursing|
|Vacant||Dean for Student Development and Success|
|Analea Brauburger||Dean for Organizational Learning and Effectiveness|
|John Falskow||Interim Dean for Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences|
|Kim Ward||Dean for Communication and Transitional Studies|