Dr. Faimous Harrison took office as the thirteenth president of Wenatchee Valley College on Jan. 3, 2023.
Harrison brings 32 years of experience in higher education to WVC. He comes to WVC from California State University Stanislaus-Stockton Campus where he served as a dean. Both his previous campus and WVC are federally designated Hispanic-serving institutions. Harrison has more than 20 years of experience working in the Washington state community and technical college system, including as an instructor and student services professional.
Dr. Harrison has a doctorate in higher education administration and leadership from Oregon State University, a master's of science in physical education, pedagogy and leadership from Seattle Pacific University, and a bachelor's of science in sociology from the University of Washington.