Dr. Dorey Diab has been serving as President of North Central State College for 6 years. He has more than 25 years of higher education experience in Ohio, and 20 years in executive and leadership positions at the administrative and academic levels. Dr. Diab possesses a passion and an unwavering commitment to raise the educational attainment level and enhance the workforce skills by serving as the champion of opportunity for all regardless of their circumstances. He collaborates very closely with business and industry, educational institutions, government entities, and community organizations to achieve that mission. Dr. Diab has been invited to the White House multiple times to discuss ways to advance the mission of student success, and he has multiple national and local articles published on policy governance and student access and success. He received a US State Department Fulbright International Exchange Award, and the Association of Community College Trustees ACCT Central Region Chief Executive Officer Award.