Dr. Joe May - Chancellor Emeritus


Under the vision and leadership of Chancellor Emeritus Joe May, Dallas College is working to develop and implement the nation’s first higher education network.

About Dr. Joe May

Selected as the seventh chancellor of the former Dallas County Community College District, Dr. Joe May assumed his duties in late February 2014. Dr. May assumed the chancellor emeritus role on March, 1, 2022. Throughout his career, May has expanded opportunities for students who want to pursue a bachelor’s degree by starting at a community college. At the same time, he brings a strong commitment to improving the Dallas economy by helping to grow middle-class jobs. He is known both nationally and internationally as a result of his relentless advocacy for the role of community colleges in solving today’s most challenging social issues.

Dr. Joe May

  • Chancellor Emeritus

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