Andy Crawford currently serves as the Assistant Dean of Student Affairs at Cuyahoga Community College – Metropolitan Campus. The office of student affairs directly oversees the enrollment center, special services, student life and athletics, as well as counseling. In this role, Andy coordinates the judicial process, student complaints and chairs the Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT). Prior to coming to Tri-C, Andy worked at Kent State University and The Ohio State University in multiple positions that focus on student success and completion. Andy is a proud alum of the University of Central Florida and Ohio University. Currently, he is pursuing a Doctorate of Education in Community College Leadership at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan.
Heidi Athey Nicholas currently serves as the Completion Project Manager at Cuyahoga Community College, District Office. Prior to assuming this role, Heidi worked in Student Success at Tri-C’s Metropolitan Campus in addition to many years of recruitment and admissions advising at several private colleges. In 2013, she was awarded, with a team of colleagues, Innovation of the Year by the League for Innovation in the Community College and in 2010 was awarded nationally by ITT Technical Institution as Employee of the Quarter. Heidi is active in the Kent State University Alumni Association and is a College Now, Greater Cleveland professional mentor. She graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree from Kent State University and her Master’s Degree in Adult Learning and Development from Cleveland State University. Currently, she is pursuing her Doctorate of Education in Community College Leadership at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan.