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Jim Vernon

Front Range Community College
Department Chair
Longmont, CO
Jim joined Front Range Community College after a successful career in the private sector. For twenty-five years, he led projects and organization development for two global strategy consulting leaders, a Fortune 100 enterprise, an Inc. 500 technology service provider and his own small business venture. His start-up test preparation and tutoring service strengthened his passion for student success. The community college mission is a natural fit with this passion.
Jim currently chairs the Business, IT and Manufacturing department at FRCC's Boulder County Campus and continues to serve as Program Director for the business and accounting programs. Jim also chairs the Education Committee and serves as an Ambassador and Chamber Advocate for the Longmont Area Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Latino Chamber of Commerce of Boulder County. He also mentors entrepreneurs and facilitating workshops for EforAll in Longmont.