Dr. Christopher Matheny serves as the President of Fox Valley Technical College, an appointment that began in August 2021.
Dr. Matheny began his employment at Fox Valley Technical College in 2004 as Vice President of Student Services. He was promoted to Vice President for Student & Community Development in June 2008 and has served as Vice President/Chief Academic Officer since January 2010. Prior to joining the College, he served in various student services roles at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, IL. Chris’ career also includes working with students through IIT Federal Services Corporation and at DePaul University.
Active in the community, Dr. Matheny has served on several boards and planning committees, is a member of the New North Board of Directors, Community Health Action Team (CHAT), the Bay Area Workforce Development Board, and the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce Board. He also serves as an ex-officio member of the Fox Valley Technical College Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors.
Dr. Matheny received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from DePaul University, a Master of Business Administration degree from Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.