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Peter Dent Boyse, American academic administrator. Chair Board League Innovation, 2003. Member American Association Chamber of C. (member board 2001-2004).


Boyse, Peter Dent was born on March 24, 1945 in Saginaw, Michigan, United States. Son of John Wesley and Ellen Elizabeth (Dent) Boyse.


Bachelor, Albion College, 1967. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1969. Master of Science, Oregon State University, 1973.

Doctor of Philosophy, Oregon State University, 1987.


Nuclear scientist, Westinghouse, Pittsburgh, 1969-1971;director student activities, California State University, Northridge, 1973-1974;epic director, California State University, Northridge, 1974-1976;director student development, Linn-Benton Community College, Albany, Oregon, 1976-1979;center director, Linn-Benton Community College, Albany, Oregon, 1979-1982;assistant to president, Linn-Benton Community College, Albany, Oregon, 1982-1988;executive vice president, Delta College, University Center, Michigan, since 1988;president, Delta College, University Center, Michigan, since 1993. Facilitator Emerging Leaders Institute, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1990.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


Unit chairman Bay County United Way, Bay City, Michigan, 1990. Committee member South Willamette Research Corridor, Albany, 1988. Member American Association Community and Junior Colls.

(NCSPOD 1990, National Centre for Research and Development 1988, NCRP1988, NCCR 1988), Partnerships in Education, Midland Chamber of Commerce Leadership (committee member 1990), Business, Union, Government, Torch Club, Rotary, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Pi Sigma, Kappa Mu Epsilon.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, golf, traveling.


Married Barbra Ann Meehan, September 2, 1972. Children: Heather, Cassandra.

John Wesley Boyse

Ellen Elizabeth (Dent) Boyse

Barbra Ann Meehan

Heather Boyse

Cassandra Boyse