Bill Pink | Vice President and Dean for Workforce Development, Grand Rapids Community College
Current Position and Past Experience
Bill Pink is the Vice President and Dean for Workforce Development at Grand Rapids Community College. This followed his time as Vice President for Academic Affairs at Oklahoma State University. Before joining Oklahoma State University, Pink was an Associate Dean for the College of Education and Professional Studies at University of Central Oklahoma. For a brief period in his career, Pink worked as a State Director for Program Accreditation at Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation. Pink has been an educator for 25 years as a Teacher and Coach in Oklahoma, Nebraska and Oregon.
Education, Honors and Achievements
Dr. Pink earned his Associates Degree from York College and his BA from Oklahoma Christian University. He earned his MA from the University of Central Oklahoma and his PhD from the University of Oklahoma.
Personal Details and Community Involvement
Dr. Pink contributes to his community through a variety of ways, including membership on the Board of Directors for Goodwill of Greater Grand Rapids, as well as the Boys and Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids. In January, Dr. Pink completed a four year appointment as a member of the National Selection Committee for the National Merit Scholarship Council. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, fishing, and spending time with his family.