Gregory Newman, a 32-year Information Technology professional, is the Associate Dean of Workforce IT at Collin College. Prior to joining Collin College in 2019, he taught IT as a faculty member for North Lake College and Richland College in the Dallas County Community College District. Gregory also served on a curriculum committee for the State of Texas' Workforce Educational Course Manual (WECM) that developed a new cloud computing course.
In industry, Gregory has held positions as a computer programmer, consultant, infrastructure operation manager, data center storage manager, and project manager for companies that include Microsoft, AT&T, Verizon, Hewlett Packard, and Securus Technologies. He has also worked as a consultant for AT&T, Citi Group, Capital One, and SITA Corporations. His industry certifications include CISSP, Microsoft Azure, and Amazon Solution Architect Associate.
Gregory holds a BS from Texas A&M University-Commerce in Computer Science; an MS from Capella University in Information System & Management; and a DIT from Capella University in Cyber Security (his dissertation is in Edge Computing Adoption).