Alisha Fox is currently the interim Vice President of Finance and Operations at Cleveland State Community College in Cleveland, Tennessee. As the VP, she serves as the CEO and is responsible for the oversight of accounts payable, accounts receivable, accounting, capital projects, payroll, physical plant operations and purchasing/contracts. Prior to her role as VP she served in various other roles on the Cleveland State campus including assistant vice president of finance and operations, director of fiscal services, director of procurement, disbursements and contracts and director of purchasing and contracts. Alisha transitioned to institutional administration in 2014 following twelve years in higher education bookstore management.
Alisha completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga (UTC) and a Master of Public Administration degree from Valdosta State University (VSU). She is currently enrolled in the Doctorate of Public Administration program at Valdosta State University (VSU) and the Community College Leadership graduate certificate at East Tennessee State University (ETSU).
Alisha previously served on the executive board of Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (WHET) and currently serves on the executive board of Community College Business Officers (CCBO) as the VP of Regional Services. Her professional and community affiliations include; Women in Higher Education in Tennessee (WHET), CCBO, SACUBO/NACUBO, Tennessee Promise Mentors, Junior Achievement and Habitat for Humanity.
See Alisha's introduction video here.