Dr. Jerome Webster began as the sixth President of Terra State Community College in Fremont, Ohio on July 1, 2012. Previously, he served as Vice President for Student and Administrative Affairs at Terra State. He also serves as an adjunct instructor/faculty affiliate in the Higher Education Administration program at The University of Toledo. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration with a concentration in human resources from Olivet College in Michigan where he also served as a Residence Hall Director and Housing Coordinator. He received his Master and Doctoral degrees from the University of Toledo while working in various positions in university housing. In 1999, Dr. Webster was awarded a fellowship with the Community College Presidential Fellowship Program, offered jointly by The University of Toledo and five area community colleges in northwest Ohio and southeastern Michigan. This fellowship led him to his next position as Dean of Student Services at Terra State Community College. He previously served as Dean of Students at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan and as Dean of Student Affairs with Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio before returning to Terra State.
He has been active in various State and regional organizations in higher education, and community organizations including: the Ohio Association of Community Colleges’ Presidents and Chief Student Affairs Officers, Rotary Club International, as a Board Member of the Sandusky County American Red Cross, and on the development committee for the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center in Fremont, Ohio. He also serves on the board of the Sandusky County Economic Development Corporation.
Terra State Community College is committed to the success of every student. We are passionate about education and eager to share our professional experiences with you. Our dedication to students starts at the top with our president, Dr. Jerome Webster. If you have questions or comments for the president, we encourage you to contact him by phone or email.
B.A., Olivet College
M.A., Ph.D., University of Toledo
Office: B 207,
Email: Jerome Webster