Acting Chancellor - Community Colleges of Spokane
Community Colleges of Spokane (CCS) Acting Chancellor Greg Stevens is charged with leading a complex district that spans six counties over a 12,300-square-mile area. The district includes Spokane Falls Community College and Spokane Community College, as well as rural learning centers, Head Start/Early Learning centers, and more than 2,300 employees.
Stevens was appointed Vice Chancellor of Human Resources in April 2000 and has held a variety of increasingly responsible executive positions within CCS, including overseeing facilities management starting in 2007; becoming Chief Administration Officer in 2010; serving as acting Chief Financial Officer in 2011-12; before assuming responsibility for security and emergency management in July 2013.
Stevens has held a variety of leadership roles with the State Board of Community and Technical Colleges system. He helped to form the Washington Chapter of College and University Professional Association for Human Resources and served as its initial president. He was recognized as one of Boise State University’s Distinguished Alumni in 2010. He holds professional certifications in project management, mediation, leadership development, facilitation, and systems thinking.
Prior to joining CCS in 2000, Stevens’ career included executive and administrative roles at Butte-Glenn Community College and the County of Tuolumne, both in California, as well as professional HR positions in healthcare with Fortune 500 companies and the public sector. He has also served on several professional boards over the years.
Stevens earned an MBA in Human Resources from the University of Utah’s Eccles School of Business and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Boise State University.