Deans of Academic Success

Vernell Walker is the Dean of Professional and Technical Education at San Antonio College.  She received her Masters of Arts degree in Management and Education from UTSA, her Bachelors in Occupational Education from Texas State University, and her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Technology from San Antonio College.  As a faculty member since 1982 and first woman hired in the Business Department at SAC, she was named Chair of the Business Department in 1990 and Reached the level of Professor before joining administration in 2009.  During that time she served as Chair and Vice Chair of the SAC Faculty Senate, received the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Excellence Award, and was awarded the "Quest for Excellence" Award from the Texas Community College Management Educators Association.

Dean Walker is a member of the Texas Association of College Technical Educators, the American Association for Women in Community Colleges, and the Texas Community College Teachers Association.   While serving on numerous college and district committees, she also participated in Workforce Education Course Manual training sessions, Tech-Prep workshops, and performed the duties as facilitator of Developing a Curriculum (DACUM) for SAC.

I invite you to browse the San Antonio College website and welcome you to the exciting journey where students can reach their full potential through developing academic competencies, critical thinking skills, communication proficiency, civil responsibility and global awareness.