Ty A. Stone began her tenure as the sixth president of Jefferson Community College ...

Ty A. Stone began her tenure as the sixth president of Jefferson Community College in July 2017. She holds a doctorate in organization and management from Capella University, a master's in business administration from Trinity University, and a bachelor's degree in business administration from Columbia Union College.

Prior to joining Jefferson, Dr. Stone served as vice president for strategic initiatives at Sinclair Community College in Ohio. Her professional experience in the higher education and non-profit sectors includes the areas of fiscal management, strategic planning, enrollment planning, instruction, human resources, fundraising and facilities management.

Throughout her career, Dr. Stone has recognized that partnerships and alliances are the cornerstones of a viable community. She currently serves on the Local Planning Committee for the Downtown Watertown Revitalization Initiative and on the Board of Directors for the Greater Watertown North Country Chamber of Commerce, Jeff-Lewis Workforce Development Board, Fort Drum Regional Liaison Organization and United Way of Northern New York.