Herman Gonzalez was welcomed into the role of Vice President for Administrative Services at Paradise Valley Community College in July 2013. He previously served as the Director of College Business Services for Glendale Community College. Herman has twenty two years of service in the Maricopa County Community College system which encompasses positions he has held at Glendale, South Mountain, and Estrella Community Colleges. With the experience from each position, he has accumulated more than 10 years of progressively responsible leadership experience in administrative and business services operations. His experience includes the areas of financial planning and development, facilities services, human resources, public safety, grants and development, and management. Recently, he has served at PVCC both as Vice President, Administrative Services and Acting Vice President, Student Affairs.
Mr. Gonzalez has maintained a solid involvement with the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, Western Association of College University Business Officers, and the Council for Resource Development. He also developed and funded a sustainable model in support of the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment Initiative in 2012.
Herman’s educational background includes a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership (M.Ed.) from the Northern Arizona University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Arizona State University. Originally from Tampa, Florida, he lives in Phoenix with his wife and two children.