Dennis Bailey-Fougnier became President of BMCC on May 1, 2019. He received his Bachelor degree from the University of Oregon, his Master of Education from Wichita State University, and his Doctor of Education (ABD) in Community College Leadership from Oregon State University.
Prior to coming to BMCC, Mr. Bailey-Fougnier worked for Colorado Mesa University as Vice President, Community College Affairs. At CMU, he supervised the community college division which was seeing a decline in enrollment.
Bringing education to rural, first-generation, and underrepresented students and their families is his passion. He is excited and honored to continue the tradition of Students First at BMCC.