Office of the President

College of New Caledonia President Dennis 

Dr. Dennis Johnson, President and CEO

Dennis Johnson joined CNC in 2019 as CNC’s eighth President and CEO.

Dennis’ career in the post-secondary sector began over three decades ago. During that time, he served in faculty, program development and coordinator roles before becoming a Dean, followed by several progressive leadership positions. Prior to joining CNC, Dennis served as a Provost, Vice President Academic, and Vice President Strategy and Business Development at Saskatchewan Polytechnic.

Dennis holds a Ph.D. in Educational Administration from the University of Saskatchewan, a Master of Education in Post-Secondary Studies from Memorial University of Newfoundland, and a Bachelor of Education in Adult Education from Brock University.

Dennis is currently Chair of the BC Colleges Association Board and is a regional director for the board of Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan).