Rogue Community College’s fifth president, Dr. Peter Angstadt, joined RCC in 2004. Previously he was president of Colorado Northwestern Community College. He also has served as dean of College Services at Clackamas Community College in Oregon City.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in zoology from Colorado State University and two master’s degrees: an M.Ed in higher education administration from Colorado State, and an MBA from Idaho State University. He earned his doctorate in educational policy and management from the University of Oregon.
Angstadt also served two terms as mayor of Pocatello, Idaho (population 50,000) from 1990 to 1998. He and his wife Denise have four sons and a daughter.