President, Nevada State College
Bart Patterson was appointed as president of Nevada State College on April 30, 2012, after serving as interim president for six months. Through his years of service at Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE), Bart is familiar with the mission of Nevada State College. In his role, he has established two top priorities. The first is to improve retention and graduation rates and secondly, to look at innovative ways to build NSC while dealing with limited state funding.