Deborah Craven, faculty and chair at the Boulder County Campus of Front Range Community College for 13 years, has been named a dean of instruction.
Craven, who teaches digital media technology, recently served as chair of the Business, Information Technology, and Education Department. She has been involved in many campus-based and college-wide projects.
Most recently, she has been working with the Geospatial Studies Program faculty on seeking approval for a bachelor in applied science in GIS.
Craven will supervise the Business, Information Technology, and Education Department, the Social, Behavioral and Health Sciences Department, and the High School Programs Department. She also will manage federal Perkins funding for career/technical programs.
She has a bachelor of fine arts degree in graphic design from Colorado State University and a master of fine arts, also from CSU.
Mary Lee Geary, also a dean of instruction, has accepted a half-time college-wide role as the instructional leader for the college’s Pathways initiatives. She will coordinate and assist in the planning and development of six Career and Academic Communities across the college. She will support the implementation of supplemental instruction in gateway math courses at each campus and online and be involved in other student success initiatives.
Geary will be housed at the Boulder County Campus for her campus-based duties to supervise the Arts and Letters Department, the Math Department, the Student Success Center, and the library.
About Front Range Community College
FRCC offers nearly 100 degree and certificate programs from locations in Boulder County, Larimer County, Westminster, and Brighton, and online. FRCC is a member of the Colorado Community College System.
About the Colorado Community College System
The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) is the state’s largest system of higher education, serving 137,000 students annually at 13 colleges and 39 locations across Colorado. Our open access mission ensures all Coloradans who aspire to enrich their lives have access to quality higher education opportunities. The System Office provides leadership, advocacy and support to the colleges under the direction of the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education (SBCCOE).