Dr. Matthew Reed is an experienced community college leader and a national voice on higher education issues. He is the Vice President for Academic Affairs at Brookdale Community College, and is currently on a sabbatical assignment as the chief policy and academic officer at the New Jersey Council of County Colleges. He has also worked at Holyoke Community College and the County College of Morris.
He is the author of “Confessions of a Community College Dean” at Inside Higher Ed, providing a community college voice to the national higher ed conversation. He has a B.A. in political science from Williams College and a Ph.D. in political science from Rutgers University.