Founding President Dr. Eric Reno
Eric Reno brought over thirty-five years of community college education to his position as the Founding President of Northeast Lakeview College, the fifth and newest college of the Alamo Community College District (ACCD). He earned a B.A. in English from Florida Atlantic University, a M.A. in English from San Francisco State University, and his doctorate in higher education from Florida Atlantic.
Prior to arriving at ACCD in 2004 he was President of Red Rocks Community College in Lakewood, CO, where he was named Colorado Community College President of the Year by the State Student Advisory Council in 2001 and 2004, and in 2002 received the Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction from Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges.
He had significant involvement in international education as a consultant in Malaysia and Singapore, and as a coordinator of programs in London and Cambridge, England. He recently served as the Chairman of the College Consortium for International Studies. His community involvement includes serving on the boards of the Wings Over the Rockies Aviation and Space Museum, Randolph Metrocom Chamber of Commerce, and the Randolph Air Power Council. He has chaired the Gateway District of the Boy Scouts and is a past president of the Higher Education Council of San Antonio. He served as honorary Commander of the 12th Flying Training Wing at Randolph AFB and as a member of the Air Education and Training Command (AETC) Civic Leader group.
Dr. Reno served as president of Northeast Lakeview College from 2004 to January 2014.