Terri Pope Named President of Tri-C's Westshore Campus
April 16, 2014
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C®) President Dr. Alex Johnson today named Dr. Terri Pope president of the Westshore Campus.
Dr. Pope had been interim president since October, when Westshore Campus President Dr. J. Michael Thomson became president of Tri-C’s Eastern Campus.
Dr. Pope, a Tri-C alumna, earned her doctorate, with an emphasis in physiological chemistry, from The Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Science in nutrition from Case Western Reserve University. She attended Tri-C for the first two years of her undergraduate studies.
Dr. Pope, who was hired at Tri-C in 1988 as an adjunct biology instructor, became a full-time instructor in 1991 and a tenured faculty member in 1997. She served in faculty leadership for many years, most recently as chair of Westshore’s Faculty Senate.
She is well published and highly regarded in her field. Prior to her arrival at Tri-C, Dr. Pope was a consulting nutritionist.