Dr. Amit B. Singh
Dr. Amit B. Singh was named president of Edmonds Community College in June 2018. With more than 20 years experience in higher education, Singh previously served as the provost and senior vice president of academic affairs, a position he’s held since 2014, at Clark State Community College in Springfield, Ohio. Singh joined Clark State from Cuyahoga Community College’s western campus – the largest institution of the four-campus district – in Parma, Ohio where he was dean of academic affairs and chief academic officer.
Earlier in his career, he served as the dean of the business and computer science division at Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell, Pa. and as the assistant dean of the business and social science division at Darton College in Albany, Ga.
Prior to joining academia, Singh worked as an investment analyst at a brokerage firm and as a senior financial analyst at a corporate governance consulting firm in Atlanta, Ga. His experience also includes working for a start-up company as the chief executive officer.
His leadership training includes attending Future Leaders Institute and Future Presidents Institute offered by the American Association of Community Colleges. He is also a graduate of Management Development Program from Harvard Graduate School of Education. Currently, he is part of the ASPEN Presidential Fellowship, 2017-18 cohort.
Dr. Singh holds four graduate degrees – a doctorate in economics from Ranchi University, India; a master’s in finance from Georgia State University; a master’s of business administration from Salisbury University, Maryland; and a master’s and bachelor’s in economics from Patna University, India.