Dr. Iris Freemon

C​urrent Title: Interim Vice Chancellor of Advancement and Innovation

History with Dallas College

  • November 2023-Present – Interim Vice Chancellor of Advancement and Innovation
  • October 2020-November 2023 – Associate Vice Chancellor, Workforce and Advancement
  • September 2017 – Chief of Staff, District Office
  • January 2016-September 2017 – Director of Resource Development & Major Gifts, District Office
  • February 2015-January 2016 – Associate Director of Resource Development & Strategic Initiatives, District Office
  • December 2010-February 2015 – Dean of Resource Management, El Centro
  • June 2009-December 2010 – Coordinator, Resource Development, El Centro
  • January 2007-June 2009 – Coordinator, Grants and Compliance, El Centro
  • October 2003-January 2007 – Team Leader, Bill J. Priest Institute
  • August 2001-June 2003 – Case Manager II, Bill J. Priest Institute
  • September 2000-August 2001 – Case Manager I, Bill J. Priest Institute

Educational Background

  • Doctorate of Educational Leadership and Management – April 2019 from Capella University
  • Master of Science in Leadership and General Management from Walden University
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology & Criminal Justice from the University of Central Missouri

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Life Coach
  • Texas Life Insurance License

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • National Council on Black American Affairs
  • Association of Women in Community Colleges
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • Texas Association of Community Colleges
  • The Council for Advancement and Support of Education
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

College Awards/Accomplishments

  • Publication: Improving Major Gifts Fundraising in a Community College Foundation
  • CASE Minority Advancement Leadership Institute graduate
  • Administrator of the Year
  • Innovation of the Year