About Us


President Dr. Curt Freed

Dr. Curt Freed became the ninth president of Morgan Community College in April 2017. Before coming to MCC, Dr. Freed worked for over twenty years in community college roles, including as a tenured human services faculty member, dean for career and workforce development, dean for health sciences, and vice president for instruction at Columbia Basin College in Pasco, Washington. He served as vice president for instruction at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham, Washington prior to his appointment at MCC.

Dr. Freed holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Washington State University (WSU), a master’s degree in counseling/guidance from Heritage University, and a doctorate in Higher Education Administration from WSU. He believes that success comes from the ability to help the college and community feel well-cared for in an environment that promotes diversity, equity, and growth of others.

MCC President Dr. Curt Freed

Vice Presidents

MCC Staff Member Deborah Coates

Dr. Deborah Coates

Vice President of Instruction

Tracy Schneider

Vice President of Administration and Finance

MCC staff member Gary Dukes

Dr. Gary Dukes

Vice President of Student Services

President’s Staff

MCC staff member Jane Fries

Jane Fries

Assistant to the President

MCC staff member Ariella Gonzales-Vondy

Ariella Gonzales-Vondy

Director of Communications, Marketing, and Recruitment

MCC staff member Susan Clough

Susan Clough

Director of Development

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Open Position

Director of Human Resources