Roaring Fork Commencement 2020

Including Aspen, Carbondale, Glenwood Springs and Spring Valley

Welcome to the CMC Roaring Fork virtual commencement! And, to all our graduates, congratulations for your well-earned degree or certificate!

Please see the schedule below for the virtual commencement program. You can also scroll down to read the list of graduates and click on their individual profiles.

We also invite you to share your celebration on social media with #cmcgrad2020.

Virtual Commencement Schedule

Welcome (01:00)

Carrie Besnette Hauser, Ph.D., President & Chief Executive Officer

State of Colorado Address (04:52)

Angie Paccione, Ph.D., Executive Director, Colorado Department of Higher Education

Campus Message (06:14)

Heather D. Exby, Ph.D., Vice President & Campus Dean, Glenwood Springs & Spring Valley

Introduction of Keynote Speaker (14:41)

Carrie Besnette Hauser, Ph.D., President & Chief Executive Officer

Keynote Address (15:33)

Christine Benero, B.S., President and Chief Executive Officer, Mile High United Way

Student Address (22:55)

Andrew Soliday

Presentation of Degrees (25:34)

Heather D. Exby, Ph.D., Vice President & Campus Dean, Glenwood Springs & Spring Valley

Conferring of Degrees (25:49)

Marianne Virgili, District 2, East Garfield County Trustee

Reading of Names (26:15)
Aspen (26:34)
Carbondale (27:54)
Glenwood Springs (29:18)
Spring Valley (34:44)

Tal Hardman, M.A., Professor of English

Tassel Turn (43:45)

Dakota Roark

CMC Roaring Fork Leadership

Margaret Clement, M.F.A.
Assistant Dean of Instruction &
Aspen & Carbondale Site Director

Heather Exby, Ph.D.
Vice President & Campus Dean
Glenwood Springs & Spring Valley

Adrian Fielder, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean of Instruction

Laura Hardman, M.A.
Assistant Dean of Instruction & Glenwood Springs Site Director

Lisa Runck, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Student Affairs

Steve Skadron, M.B.A.
Vice President & Campus Dean
Aspen & Carbondale

Maureen Stepp, Ed.D., M.B.A.
Assistant Dean of Instruction

Jane Szucs, M.A., M.Phil.
Assistant Dean of Instruction

2020 Graduates

Final certificates and degrees are dependent on review and certification by the CMC Registrar’s Office.