Finalist Candidates


These are the four finalist candidates announced by the Shoreline Community College Board of Trustees at the Feb. 6, 2014 special session, listed in alphabetical order:


Warren Brown Dr. Warren Brown - Dr. Brown currently serves as Executive Vice President for Instruction and Student Services at Seattle Central Community College. He previously served as Dean for Student Learning at Cascadia Community College. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Washington, a Master of Science in Speech Communication from Portland State University, and a Doctor of Education in Higher Education Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Washington. (Dr. Brown withdrew his name from consideration on March 26 after accepting another position)


Paula Langteau Paula T. Langteau – Ms. Langteau is currently Campus Dean and CEO at the University of Wisconsin-Marinette, a position she’s held since 2004. Langteau came to UW-Marinette from Nicolet Area Technical College in Rhinelander, Wis., where she was Dean of Instruction.  Prior to serving at Nicolet, she was the Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning at Georgia Perimeter College, Atlanta, Ga. Langteau received a B.A. in English, Eureka College, Eureka, Ill., earned an M.A. in English and completed Ph.D. coursework in Literature at Ball State
University, Muncie, Ind.


Cheryl Roberts Dr. Cheryl Roberts – Dr. Roberts currently serves as President of Chemeketa Community College, a multi-campus college based in Salem, Ore. She previously served as Vice President for Instruction at South Seattle Community College. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Seattle University, a Master of Arts in Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education from Ohio State University and a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from Seattle University.



Dennis Rome Dr. Dennis Rome – Dr. Rome currently serves as the Associate Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs for the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Kenosha, Wis. He previously served as the Chair of the Department of Criminal Justice for the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from Bradley University, Peoria, Ill., a Master of Arts in Sociology from Howard University, Washington, D.C., and a Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology from Washington State University. (Dr. Rome withdrew his name  from consideration on March 17 after accepting another position)