Timothy Beard, Ph.D., vice president of student development and enrollment management at Pasco-Hernando State College, was selected to serve the National Council on Student Development (NCSD) as president-elect in 2014–15 and president in 2015–16.
“We are pleased to have Dr. Beard’s continued involvement on the NCSD Board and look forward to his contributions in helping NCSD become the premier resource for student development professionals in the community college environment,” said Nicole A. Singleton, executive director, NCSD.
Beard has served as vice president of student development and enrollment management at PHSC since February 2007. Previously he served as dean of student affairs for the University of South Alabama in Mobile, director of student affairs and enrollment manager at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, and a board member with special gubernatorial appointment at The Florida State Board for Independent Colleges and Universities. He also spent two years as the director of graduate student and enrollment management services, four years as the director of instructional research assessment and special programs, and five years as the director of career services at Florida A&M University – Florida State University College of Engineering in Tallahassee. Beard earned his doctoral degree in rehabilitation counseling with a special emphasis in higher education administration, he also holds a master’s degree and a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation counseling, all from Florida State University.
NCSD is a non-profit, member organization providing national educational and networking opportunities for student development professionals and is an affiliate council of the American Association of Community Colleges.
Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) serves the educational needs and interests of its community by awarding certificates, diplomas, associate and baccalaureate degrees. As a comprehensive, multicampus learning-centered institution, PHSC utilizes various instructional modalities and support services. PHSC provides an accessible, diverse teaching and learning environment rich with opportunities for students to achieve academic success and cultural growth in a global society.