Dr. Linda Allen has spent a total of 13 years at Hawkeye Community College, the last nine as Hawkeye President. https://www.hawkeyecollege.edu/about/administration/president-bio
She came to Hawkeye following a successful career as an educator and administrator at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids.
Dr. Allen began her community college journey as an adjunct instructor and rose through the ranks to become the President of Hawkeye Community College in 2011.
She recently announced her retirement, and plans to leave Hawkeye at the end of June. She sat down to talk about her career on The Steele Report. Here is that interview.