CONROE (September 5, 2023) – Dr. De' Reese Reid-Hart officially assumed her role as President at Lone Star College-Montgomery on September 1, 2023. With extensive knowledge and vast experience in higher education, Dr. Reid-Hart is committed to providing quality educational opportunities and resources to all students and goes the extra mile to exceed expectations.
As a Chicago native and first-generation college graduate, Dr. Reid-Hart brings over 25 years of experience in administration and leadership in higher education institutions. Her career in this field began in 1997, and she has since held several leadership positions, including her most recent role as VP of Instruction at LSC-Montgomery. Before that, she held various positions at Kennedy-King College in Illinois, including Dean of Instruction and Continuing Education, Dean of Student Services, as well as Assistant and Associate Dean.
Dr. Reid-Hart possesses a vast wealth of knowledge and expertise in her field. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English/Pre-Law and a Master of Arts in Education Psychology from Eastern Illinois University, as well as a Doctoral degree in Education Leadership from National Louis University in Chicago.
However, it is not just her educational experience that sets Dr. Reid-Hart apart; it is also her deep empathy and understanding of her purpose at LSC-Montgomery. Dr. Reid-Hart promises to continue the college's tradition of excellence in academics, career development, and community engagement.
"As President of Lone Star College-Montgomery, I am honored to lead and give back to the institution that has provided me with endless opportunities while pushing me to take on roles I never thought possible. Under the guidance of Dr. Riley's exceptional leadership, I have been inspired to lead with passion, dedication, and a heart full of gratitude. My love for LSC-Montgomery fills me with purpose and my goal is to give back as much as I possibly can. Together, with the faculty, staff, and students, we can create a lasting impact by making LSC-Montgomery better each day."
Dr. Reid-Hart's commitment to LSC-Montgomery permeates every aspect of her work, which is evident in the way she engages with students, faculty, and staff to address their concerns and needs. Her steadfast dedication to ensuring equal opportunities and advantages for all demonstrates her unwavering commitment to the college's success. With her unwavering commitment, she plans to bridge stronger bonds between the college and the community and introduce new programs that will continue to help LSC-Montgomery grow and succeed.
As a leader in higher education, President Reid-Hart continues to rise above expectations. She remains committed to serving her faculty, staff, and students with the utmost care and ensuring that everyone has access to the best possible experience at Lone Star College-Montgomery.
Dr. De' Reese Reid-Hart has officially begun her role as President of LSC-Montgomery on September 1 succeeding Mike Krall who served as Active President from August 4-31. She is driven by her commitment to excellence, student success, and educational leadership. For additional details about the President and LSC-Montgomery's academic offerings, please visit LoneStar.edu/Montgomery.