Monday, March 21, 2011

Friday's President's Lunch features Ivy Tech chancellor

Meet the chancellor of Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast at this exclusive lunch hosted by Chamber President and CEO Mike Landram.

The event will be Friday from noon-1 p.m. at BakerStreet Restaurant on North Clinton Street. Register for the $25 event here..

Jerrilee K. Mosier, Ed.D., is the chancellor of Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast in Fort Wayne. Mosier provides vision, leadership, and direction of Ivy Tech's second-largest region serving nearly 13,000 students. She also oversees the college's Fort Wayne campus, as well as the learning sites located in Angola, Ashley, Berne, Bluffton, Columbia City, Decatur, Huntington, Kendallville, LaGrange, and Monroe.

Mosier's career has been centered in community colleges for more than 20 years. Her career spans five community colleges in three states. She most recently served for 12 years as Vice President of Workforce Development and Training at Edmonds Community College in Lynnwood, Wash.

While at Edmonds Community College, Mosier worked with administration and faculty to develop and implement several degree and certificate programs, including e-commerce, 3-D games and animation, Web development, network technology, database technologies, materials science technology, occupational safety and health, construction industry trades, and numerous allied health programs.

She also led the initial organization and implementation of the Washington State Employment Resource Center for Boeing as a workforce development center for the new commercial 787 Dreamliner. In addition, she led strategies that increased concurrent high school enrollment in Tech Prep and College in the High School by more than 50 percent over the last three years.

Prior to her position at Edmonds Community College, Mosier served as Vice Provost for Academic Affairs at Oklahoma State University in Oklahoma City where she was responsible for the coordination, development, and implementation of credit curriculum on and off campus, and supervision and evaluation of 65 full-time and 210 part-time faculty.

She has also served as Vice President of Instruction at Redlands Community College in El Reno, Okla., Vice President of Instruction at Allen County Community College in Iola, Kan., and Division Chair for Instructional Support Services at Butler County Community College in El Dorado, Kan.

Mosier earned a Doctorate in Higher Education Administration from Oklahoma State University, a Master of Arts in Learning Disabilities from the University of Tulsa, and a Bachelor of Science in Special Education from Oklahoma State University.

This event is limited to the first 10 Chamber members who register.

The cost includes price of the meal. Payment for this event is nonrefundable.

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