Dr. Ronald Natale II named VP Academic AffairsGlendale Community College's selection of Dr. Ronald D. Natale II as vice president of Academic Affairs was approved by the Maricopa County Community College District Governing Board at its monthly meeting, May 25, 2010. He began his new position effective June 28.
Most recently president of Central Georgia Technical College, Macon, Georgia, Natale has extensive experience as an administrator and instructor in the community colleges of Florida. During the 80s, he was a resident of Glendale, Ariz., and taught mathematics at the Teledyne Economic Development Company as well as served as a manager, consultant and trainer for the Tandy Corp.
"Dr. Natale was chosen after a nationwide search that netted a number of very well qualified candidates," says Dr. Velvie Green, president of Glendale Community College. "Each candidate made presentations on our campus with college and community members asking questions and providing feedback. We are please to welcome Dr. Natale to this key position at GCC."
Natale holds a Doctor of Education, Education Leadership and Higher Education Administration from the University of Florida in Gainesville. He will reside in the Glendale area with his wife Jessica and three sons.