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President's Office

Thom D. Chesney, Ph.D.

president, Brookhaven College

Dr. Chesney reports to the Chancellor of the Dallas County Community College District, Dr. Joe May.

Presidents of Brookhaven College

  1. Deon Holt, 1978-1982
  2. Curtis Murton, 1982-1984
  3. Patsy Fulton, 1984-1991
  4. Walter G. Bumphus, 1991-1997
  5. Jack Stone, interim, 1997-1998
  6. Alice W. Villadsen, 1998-2005
  7. Sharon L. Blackman, 2005-2008
  8. Richard D. McCrary, interim, 2008-2011
  9. Thom D. Chesney, 2011-

Welcome to Brookhaven College, an institution with a tradition of opening doors to anyone in search of a brighter future through education and training. Whether you are home schooled, pre-college, a recent high school graduate, a returning adult student, or an established professional, I invite you to improve your life at Brookhaven College.

Here you will find ways to enrich your passion or your profession through our rich mix of programs and services. Earn a degree, prepare for transfer to a four-year college, upgrade your technical skills, train for a new career, or just enjoy lectures, workshops and programs for your own enrichment. Supportive faculty and staff are ready to help you reach your academic goals.

Brookhaven College changes lives, and we are dedicated to student success -- yours. Take a minute to learn about one of our very special alumni.

Apply today. Browse the online schedule for credit or continuing education classes. Look at the offerings for your workforce through our Corporate Training Department.

Edna Love

senior administrative assistant III
972-860-4806

President's Cabinet

Georgia Alvarez

 president, professional support staff association
972-860-4802

Meridith Danforth

director, marketing and public information
972-860-4823

Michael Dennehy

associate vice president for planning, research and institutional effectiveness
972-860-4607

Terri Edrich

executive director, human resources
972-860-4825

George T. Herring

vice president for business services
972-860-4634

Oscar Lopez

vice president for student services and enrollment management
972-860-4837

Marilyn K. Lynch

associate vice president for development
972-860-4181

Willadean Martin

liaison, administrators' council
972-860-4817

Carrie Schweitzer

director of sustainability
972-860-4848

Donald Smith

vice president for academic affairs
972-860-4808