Dr. Stephen B. Kinslow

Dr. Stephen B. Kinslow joined the Austin Community College District in 1977 and was appointed president/CEO in June 2005 until his retirement in 2011. He also served ACC as executive vice president of academic, student & campus affairs; vice president of school relations; provost; dean; and associate dean. Dr. Kinslow has more than 37 years of experience in community college administration, in the areas of academic, student, and business affairs. He has also taught as an adjunct instructor of English and human development.
Prior to ACC, he worked for the Dallas County Community College District (El Centro College) and was a public school teacher in Big Spring, Texas.
He earned a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin, a master’s degree from Southern Methodist University, and a B.A. from the University of Texas at Arlington.
A tireless proponent of accessible, affordable higher education and training, Dr. Kinslow is proud of the diverse and unique role the community college plays in transforming lives and communities.