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Kevin Fleming

Dr. Kevin Fleming

Interim Vice President, ​

Strategic ​Development


Educa​​​tion
Ph.D., Education Management, Summa Cum Laude
Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California
Dissertation Fellowship Award

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Certification
Environmental Systems Research Institute, Redlands, California

Masters of Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude
University of Redlands, Redlands, California​

Master of Arts, Educational Policy & Leadership, Magna Cum Laude                   
The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio​

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude
​Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Magna Cum Laude
Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California
International Study: The Queen's College, Oxford, England & The Loyola Rome Center, Rome, Italy

​Experience
At Norco College since 2010, Dr. Fleming leads the Strategic Development division that includes Marketing and Outreach, Advancement/Grants, Communications, Strategic Initiatives, Workforce Development & Community Partnerships. Generating over $42 Million in grants, he previously supporte​d over 40 Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs within the Academic Affairs division. A passionate advocate for student success, he serves as vice president for the California Community College Association for Occupational Education and on visiting teams for the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges.  Dr. Fleming's Center of Excellence was recognized by the Community College Futures Assembly (National Bellwether Award) for analyzing industry trends, workforce needs, & providing customized labor market research for the largest higher education system in the world: the California Community Colleges.  

Dr. Fleming's professional background includes 20 years' experience working in higher education at community colleges as well as both public and private 4-year universities. Beginning his career in academia within student services, he has vast experience in student leadership, classroom instruction, labor market research, economic development, fundraising, grant/project management, academic affairs, and professional speaking/training. Funded by the National Science Foundation, he published the first, free, interactive e-textbook for Supply Chain Automation.  Producer of multiple viral animation videos including “Success in the New Economy," and author of the bestseller, “(Re)Defining the Goal," Dr. Fleming speaks nationally as CEO of Telos Educational Services ensuring all students enter the labor market with a competitive advantage.

Dr. Fleming has successfully founded four private-sector companies and currently serves on the Boards of Future N Focus Dream Catcher Enterprises and California Baptist University's School of Education. He has been honored with the Presidential Citation for Outstanding Achievement and Service from Loyola Marymount University and the Corona Chamber of Commerce “40 Under 40" award. Dr. Fleming is a proud eagle scout, father, certified etiquette trainer, has completed 5 marathons, and remains an active volunteer with the Anthony McAuliffe Society (Brigadier General 2015-2017), Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity (Distinguished Alumnus Award), and his local church.​