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OJC Press Release ID: 2953

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

OJC Names Addington as Dean of Student Affairs


Otero Junior College announced on October 2 that Gary Addington, Athletic Director, has transitioned into a new position as Dean of Student Affairs.

Addington has been an employee at OJC for 21 years and has a strong foundation in serving all students. He has experience working in Student Services as an advisor and assistant financial aid director. Prior to becoming Athletic Director, he served as the college’s first women’s softball coach and later transitioned into the head coaching position for baseball. Addington has also worked for many years as a math instructor for OJC.

“The energy that students bring to our campus is what makes our college special,” said Addington. “I enjoy being actively engaged with students and being able to support them in their competitive, classroom, and community-engagement activities.”

Addington said he wants all students to have the opportunity to succeed while living and learning at OJC. His plan is to focus on the overall experience for students while being committed to inclusion, transparency and communication.

For more information please visit or call Gary Addington at 719-384-6859.


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Gary Addington transitions from Otero Junior College Athletic Director to Dean of Student Affairs for OJC.