Dean of The College
Darryl Scriven, Ph.D.
Frank Ingram (Ph.D., North Carolina State University) is Associate Professor and Chair of the department of Mathematics at Winston-Salem State University. A native of Ayden, North Carolina, Dr. Ingram graduated from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University with a degree in Mathematics and earned his masters and doctoral degrees in Mathematics from North Carolina State University. Prior to his 2008 arrival at Winston-Salem State University, Dr. Ingram was a member of the faculty at Youngstown State University where he was a fellow in Project NExT, a program of the Mathematical Association of America for new Ph.D.’s dedicated to improving the teaching and learning of undergraduate mathematics. His primary research area is symmetric functions. More broadly, his research interests include applications of algebra, cryptography, and combinatorics. Dr. Ingram is also interested mathematics education. Dr. Ingram teaches a wide range of mathematics courses at Winston-Salem State University and he enjoys working with undergraduates on mathematical research.
Shannon Mathews (Ph.D., University of Kentucky) is Associate Professor and Chair of the department of Behavioral Sciences at Winston-Salem State University. Dr. Mathews is a scholar of at-risk aging populations, later life roles, and issues of diversity within an aging population with a focus on social justice, public policy, and community sustainability. She has published book chapters and scholarly articles on educating social work, counseling, and other professionals about the aging population and presented her scholarship at national and regional conferences. Dr. Mathews was recently appointed Co-Chair of the Program of Merit for the Association of Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE) and member of the Gerontological Society of America Minority Issues in Gerontology Committee. Dr. Mathews has also been elected or appointed to other key leadership roles at the university and in the profession and broader community including Co-Chair of the AGHE Planning Committee and member of the board of Lutheran Services of the Carolinas. Her current research focuses on the connections between aging in place, public policy, and community sustainability.
The Dean’s Fellows Program is designed for tenured faculty members, including department chairs and academic directors, who are interested in learning more about academic administration and interested in advancing the academic mission of the College and university. Dean’s Fellows work closely with the Dean of the College in creating a custom yearlong leadership experience designed to address areas of professional development while advancing novel solutions to strategic issues facing the College and university community.
The College Chairs and Directors Council
The College Chairs and Directors Council is composed of the chairs of the academic departments and directors of the research and teaching centers and initiatives in the College who work in collaboration with the Dean and senior academic leaders of the University in developing, planning, and executing the curricular and co-curricular programs and initiatives of the College.
The College Advisory Council
The College Advisory Council is composed of alumni, civic leaders, scholars, and friends of the College who volunteer to provide strategic advice and support to advance the College’s mission and vision.
Faculty of Business Advisory Council
The Faculty of Business Advisory Council is comprised of leaders from across the public and private sectors who meet quarterly with The College Leadership Team, chairs and directors of the Faculty of Business to provide strategic advice, ideas and guidance in advancing the business academic programs and initiatives.
- Greg L. Anderson, Market President
- Tom Baldwin, Senior Vice President
- G. Dwayne Chambers, Chief Marketing Officer
- Fran Crump, Market Human Resources Manager
- L. Duane Davis, CFP, Senior Investment Advisor
First Tennessee Bank
- Kelvin Farmer, Manager
- Tommy Hickman, Sr. Vice President of Operations
R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
- Pamela Jennings, Director
Center for Design Innovation
- Tony W. Johnson, Corporate Senior Vice President
- Donna M. Jones, Agent
State Farm Insurance
- Chris May, Business Systems Consultant Leader
- David S. Miner, Executive Vice President and Managing Partner
Meridian Realty Services