Dr. Frederick Keating became Rowan College at Gloucester County's seventh president in February 2012. He earned his Doctorate in Organizational Leadership from Wilmington University and received his Master and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Education at The College of New Jersey. Prior to his appointment as college president, he served as Gloucester County College’s (now Rowan College) vice president of Student Services and as interim president until June 2011.
A distinguished educational leader with more than 30 years of experience in higher education as an adjunct faculty member at LaSalle University and Rutgers University, Dr. Keating has been recognized for his academic service and innovative leadership. Under his guidance, and in collaboration with the College’s stakeholders, Rowan College at Gloucester County has seamlessly moved forward forging a premier partnership with Rowan University and affiliations with other area universities, initiating scholarship programs, expanding the campus with new construction and modernizing renovations, and establishing the Center for College and Career Readiness. Dr. Keating currently serves on the executive committee as a member on the the board of trustees at The College of New Jersey and as chair of the State’s College Affordability Study Commission. He has been recognized as one of South Jersey Biz’s Executives of the Year, received the NAACP Game Changer President’s Award and the Garden State Council Boy Scouts of American Gloucester County Distinguished Citizen Award.
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