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V5I1: New Senior Vice President Joins NWCCU

NWCCU welcomes Ed Harri, EdD, as Senior Vice President, effective September 1, 2022.

Dr. Harri has served in faculty and administrative leadership roles for the last 23 years. At Whatcom Community College, Ed served as math faculty, department chair, division chair, dean for instruction, and vice president for instruction, as well as serving as the accreditation liaison officer. Most recently, Ed has served as the interim director of institutional effectiveness at Green River College. Ed has dedicated his career to studying and improving student learning and outcomes, and is passionate about using data as a tool to inform institutional progress and professional development for faculty and staff. He has presented on the results of this work at many NWCCU workshops and conferences. He has also served as an accreditation evaluator and team chair for numerous Mid-Cycle and EIE reports and visits.

Ed holds a BA in mathematics from Whitman College, an MS in mathematics from Western Washington University, and an EdD in community college leadership from Oregon State University. A lifelong resident of the northwest, Ed enjoys spending time running and biking trails with his family.


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