Yash Morimoto, Ph.D.


Yash Morimoto oversees college strategic planning, institutional research, academic program reviews, learning assessments, accreditation, institutional review board, and human resources functions.

Prior to joining the college in 2011, he worked at the New Mexico Higher Education Department providing data analysis and legislative policy reviews and where he also contributed to enhancing data sharing across the state’s college and university and K-12 public education systems. He is passionate about working with people and using data to inform equity centered decision-making, and continuous quality improvement. Yash holds a Ph.D in Higher Education Leadership from New Mexico State University, a Master’s in Public Administration from the University of New Mexico and a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Earlham College.