Rock Valley College
3301 N. Mulford Road
Rockford, IL  61114
Phone:  815-921-0410

Dr. Douglas J. Jensen is president of Rock Valley College in Rockford, IL.

Doug has over 30 years of community college experience, including having served as president for Alabama Technology Network, part of the Alabama Community College System in Montgomery. Prior to that, he spent five years as Vice President of Economic Development/Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the Advanced Technology Center for Westmoreland County Community College in Youngwood, PA.

His college experience also includes academic leadership positions at Northcentral Wisconsin Technical College in Wausau, WI; Northeast Wisconsin Technical College in Green Bay, WI; and Community College of Allegheny County in Pittsburgh, PA.

Dr. Jensen received a Doctorate of Education from Edgewood College in Madison, WI, and both his Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Geneva College in Beaver Falls, PA. He is also a community college graduate who earned an Associate of Science from Community College of Allegheny County in Pittsburgh, PA, where he would later work for over 17 years.

As president of Rock Valley College, Dr. Jensen will continue to evolve and grow the college to meet the changing needs of the community as well as the educational needs that promote community, workforce and economic development.