Mountain View College is an open-access public community college that opened in 1970 as the second of seven separately accredited colleges of the Dallas County Community College District. Our surrounding area is comprised of urban, suburban, and industrial communities that include the southwest quadrant of the city of Dallas, and the cities of Cedar Hill, Duncanville, and Grand Prairie.
Dr. Sharon Giddings Davis currently serves as interim president at Mountain View College, one of seven community colleges that make up Dallas County Community College District, in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Davis has worked for the district since 1999. In her previous role as Vice President of Business Services, she managed the following administrative functions: business operations, human resources, planning, research, and institutional effectiveness, resource development, facilities, sustainability, college police, information technology, financial aid, continuing education, contract training, athletics, marketing, and public relations. She was responsible for building and managing the $35M operation budget for the college. Dr. Davis also serves as an adjunct instructor teaching business principles and management classes.
Her dedication to higher education can be seen in her personal pursuit of education. Dr. Davis holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, a Master of Business Administration in Management, a Master of Management in Health Care Administration, and a Doctor of Philosophy in General Business Management.
Dr. Davis currently serves on both local and national boards, allowing her to keep a pulse on community needs while making a global impact. She serves on the boards of Community College Business Officers (CCBO), Grand Prairie TIF, VisitDallas, and Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce. Prior to joining Dallas County Community College District, Dr. Davis served as an administrator with John Peter Smith Health Network and with Fresenius Medical Care. Dr. Davis enjoys helping students reach their personal goals, teaching, and reading.