PRT Officers

Dr. L. Marshall Washington

Convener

President, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Dr. L. Marshall Washington is the third president of Kalamazoo Valley Community College. He presides over a public institution with four campuses, which include student-run restaurants, state-of-the-art training facilities for health care careers and professional trades and the Kalamazoo Valley Museum.

Increasing positive student experiences and removing barriers which limit success, are priorities as he begins his work in west Michigan. The Columbus, Ohio native spent five years as President of New River Community and Technical College in West Virginia. He also served as Vice President and CEO at the Lancaster Campus of Harrisburg Area Community College in Pennsylvania and was formerly the Vice President of Student Services at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek.

Dr. Washington earned his doctorate in educational studies with a specialization in educational leadership and higher education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska; a master’s degree in education from Winona State University, Winona, Minnesota; and a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio.

Dr. L Marshall Washington

Convener

President, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Dr. L. Marshall Washington is the third president of Kalamazoo Valley Community College. He presides over a public institution with four campuses, which include student-run restaurants, state-of-the-art training facilities for health care careers and professional trades and the Kalamazoo Valley Museum.

Increasing positive student experiences and removing barriers which limit success, are priorities as he begins his work in west Michigan. The Columbus, Ohio native spent five years as President of New River Community and Technical College in West Virginia. He also served as Vice President and CEO at the Lancaster Campus of Harrisburg Area Community College in Pennsylvania and was formerly the Vice President of Student Services at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek.

Dr. Washington earned his doctorate in educational studies with a specialization in educational leadership and higher education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska; a master’s degree in education from Winona State University, Winona, Minnesota; and a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio.

Dr. Kimberly Beatty

Dr. L. Marshall Washington

Dr. Joe Seabrooks

Immediate Past Convener

Chancellor, Metropolitan Community College

Dean of the Lakin Institute

President, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Vice Convener

President, Cedar Valley Campus, Dallas College

Dr. Daria Willis

Dr. Tia Robinson-Cooper

Dr. Larry Johnson

Dr. Quintin Bullock

Secretary

President, Howard Community College

Treasurer

Chancellor, Ivy Tech Community College South Bend-Elkhart Campus

Membership Chair

President, Guttman Community College

Dean of Men of Color Leadership Student Institute

President, Community College of Allegheny County 

Dr. Kimberly. Beatty

Immediate Past Convener

Chancellor, Metropolitan Community College

Dr. L. Marshall Washington

Secretary and Dean of the Lakin Institute

President, Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Dr. Joe Seabrooks

Vice Convener

President, Cedar Valley Campus, Dallas College

Dr. Daria Willis

Secretary

President, Howard Community College

Dr. Tia Robinson-Cooper

Treasurer

Chancellor, Ivy Tech Community College South Bend-Elkhart Campus

Dr. Larry Johnson

Membership Chair

President, Guttman Community College

Dr. Quintin Bullock

Dean of Men of Color Student Leadership Institute

President, Community College of Allegheny County