President - Pierpont Community and Technical College
Dr. Johnny M. Moore currently serves as the third President of Pierpont Community & Technical College in Fairmont, West Virginia. He has more than 27 years of leadership experience at higher education institutions at both the two and four-year levels. Prior to his appointment at Pierpont, he served as the Executive Vice President at Tyler Junior College (Texas), Vice President of Student Affairs at Indian River State College (Florida) and the CEO and President at Philander Smith College in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Dr. Moore received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from the Florida Institute of Technology and was employed at Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, Florida where he quickly rose through the ranks from Instructor to (tenured) Full Professor/Mathematics Department Chairman to District Vice-President.
As president of Pierpont Community & Technical College, Dr. Moore is laser focused on the institution's mission to provide opportunities for learning, training, and further education that enrich the lives of individuals and promote the economic growth of the college's 13 county service region and state.