Central Ohio Technical College
Bonnie L. Coe, PhD, is originally from Gallipolis, Ohio. She received her bachelor and master's degrees from The Ohio State University and her doctoral degree from The University of Dayton. Dr. Coe has done post doctoral work at Indiana University. She has also participated in the Harvard Institute for Educational Management and Harvard Seminar for New Presidents.
Dr. Coe's work experience varies with training & development at a number of hospitals in Ohio, high school teacher, high school principal, research and consultation work, Interim Director & Co-Principal Investigator at Sinclair Community College, Vice President & Dean of Faculty at Central Ohio Technical College. In May, 2004, she was appointed President of Central Ohio Technical College.
Dr. Coe currently sits on the board of directors for First Federal Savings and Loan.
She is also active in the Newark Rotary group.
Some of the many honors and awards she has received include:
The 2011 ACCT Regional Chief Executive Officer Award – Central Region
The 2010 Bravo Award from the Newark Rotary Club
The 2008 LEADS Community Leader of the Year
The 2008 Women in Business Leadership Award from the Knox County Chamber
The Licking County Women of Achievement – 2005
Coshocton Mayor's Proclamation – "Commendation for Visionary Leadership & Commitment to the Coshocton Education Center" – 2003
The Bing Davis Lifetime Achievement Award - 2001
Recognition from the Ohio House of Representatives for her "Tremendous contributions to the field of education" – 1990
Dr. Coe and her husband Larry reside in Newark and are the proud parents of seven children.