Current Position and Past Experience
Mark Battista is the Associate Vice President of Workforce Education and Dean of Business & Career Technologies at Oakton Community College. Battista has been with Oakton since 2019, joining from Elgin Community College where he spent three years in the department of Sustainability, Business & Career Technologies—first as Associate Dean, then as Dean.
Battista has held leadership roles with the City Colleges of Chicago, Triton College and Kaplan English International.
Education, Honors and Achievements
Battista earned his BBA in Marketing from Loyola University Chicago and his MA in Linguistics from the University of Illinois Chicago. He earned his EdD in Education Policy, Organization and Leadership from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
been a member of the International Boards for ASTD and ISPI.
You can connect with Battista on LinkedIn