"The Board of Directors and staff of EntreEd are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Roger Davis to the EntreEd Board of Directors. Dr. Davis brings a great deal of knowledge and experience in post-secondary education and entrepreneurship to our organization. We are excited to welcome him to the EntreEd family." -EntreEd’s Executive Director, Dr. Gene Coulson.
With experience in non-profit, for-profit, traditional, and non-traditional institutions, Dr. Roger W. Davis has used these opportunities to lead, serve, and teach throughout his career. Dr. Davis currently serves as the President for Community College of Beaver County (CCBC).
Since coming to CCBC in July 2016, and prior to being appointed as President, Dr. Davis served as Executive Vice President and Provost where he provided innovative leadership in support of a learning environment that values student achievement and degree completion. He oversaw all credit and non-credit instructional programs and provided guidance and support for college operations such as strategic planning, enrollment management, student success and retention initiatives, and a culture of assessment.
Dr. Davis came to CCBC from SUNY Rockland Community College in Suffern, New York, where he served as Associate Vice President of Instruction and Academic Services. His previous experiences included leadership positions at Bauder College in Atlanta, Georgia, where he served as Vice President of Academic Affairs; University of Maryland University College, where he taught and had responsibility for a wide range of academic services as an Associate Dean and Assistant to the Provost, and at Morgan State University, where served as Assistant Director and supported the University Honors program and worked with over 700 gifted students annually.
Locally, he is involved in a wide range of professional and community organizations, including the Beaver County Chamber of Commerce, the United Way of Beaver County, and the Franklin Center of Beaver County, where he currently serves as Board Chair. Dr. Davis also works as a Team Evaluator for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, and has been the recipient of many awards and honors, including the Humanitarian of the Year Award from ACT, Inc. in Rockland County, NY.
Dr. Davis earned a doctoral degree in Urban Educational Leadership from Morgan State University; a Master of Science degree in Adult Education, with Honors, from Coppin State College; and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
EntreEd is excited to have Dr. Davis join the Board of Directors and looks forward to seeing how he will help shape the future of the organization.