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Provost Office Staff

We welcome you and are here to assist you in any any way that we can.

Vice President and Provost
Dr. Renay M. Scott

Dr. Renay Scott, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Scott was Vice President in November 2010 after serving as interim Vice President and Provost since January, 2010. Prior to her appointment she served as Vice Provost. Dr. Scott joined Owens Community College in July 2006 as the Dean of Arts and Sciences after leaving Central Michigan University where she served as chairperson of the department of Teacher Education and Professional Development. Dr. Scott received her BA from Calvin College, MA from Michigan State University and Ph.D. from Wayne State University.

Vice Provost and Dean of Interdisciplinary Studies
Denise Smith

Denise Smith, Vice Provost and Dean of Interdisciplinary Studies

Denise Smith is the Vice Provost and Dean of Interdisciplinary Studies. Ms. Smith provides leadership for the College's Honor's Program, Service Learning, University Partnerships, Dual Enrollment Partnerships, Gateway to College, and Upward Bound. Ms. Smith came to Owens Community College as a faculty member in Sociology in 2003. Ms. Smith became Chair for Arts and Sciences on the Findlay area campus in 2007. In 2008 she became chair of the Social and Behavioral Science department before joining the Provost Office in 2012. Ms. Smith hold a Bachelors degree in Social Sciences from Tiffin University. She obtained her Masters Degree in Sociology from the University Toledo.

Director of the Grants Office
Heidi Altomare

Heidi Altomare, Director of the Grants Office

Heidi Altomare is the Director of the Grants Office. Ms. Altomare jointed Owens Community College in July of 2003 after serving as the Director of Development at Lourdes University. Ms. Altomare holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the University of Toledo.