, professor of management and marketing, successfully defended her dissertation, "An
Implementation Analysis of Threat Assessment Policies in Public Universities and Community
Colleges in Central Texas: A Post Virginia Tech Assessment.” Her degree was in public
affairs from The University of Texas at Dallas.
Dr. Alan Sauter, professor of mathematics, received his doctorate in applied mathematics from The
University of Texas at Dallas. Dr. Sauter attended UT Dallas under a partnership program
that provides scholarships to Collin College faculty for doctorate study.