Educational Opportunity Fund Program
Academics â€“ Rm. 122C
Tiffani Warren â€“ Dean of Learning/EOF Director
Warren County Community College
475 Route 57 West Washington, NJ 07882
Phone: (908) 835-2307
Tiffani Warren is a change agent and difference-maker.Â She is the Dean of Learning in Academics at Warren County Community.Â She functions as the collegeâ€™s Educational Opportunity Fund Program Director and principle investigator to the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education-EOF Central Office.Â She also has primary oversight over Warren County Community Collegeâ€™s Instructional Support Center (Tutoring), Library Services, and High School Student Dual Enrollment, which enables students from the Warren County area to take approved college course equivalent classes at their high school to earn college credits at no cost.Â Tiffani Warren holds a B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.Â She also earned a Masterâ€™s of Science degree in Management, an Online Learning and Teaching Graduate Certificate, and an Educational Leadership graduate certificate from Thomas Edison State University.Â She started her professional career as an Industrial Engineer at PSE&G, NJ Transit, Calvin Klein, Liz Claiborne, and Piercing Pagoda.Â She is a fearless advocate of educational equity.Â She is aware that in many ways, the students and families she now serves are slightly different versions of herself at the beginning of her educational journey as a first-generation college student.Â Tiffani believes in the African Proverb â€śIt takes a village to raise a childâ€ť and â€śTo whom much is given, much is requiredâ€ť and recognizes that her role requires bringing together a community of support to ensure that each student achieves their personal goals.
Dawn Smith is a first-gen graduate. She earned her associate degree from the County College of Morris and her bachelor’s in marketing from Fairleigh Dickinson University. She has held advertising and marketing positions within the pharmaceutical industry.
Dawn joined Warren County Community College as a Continuing Education instructor. She has held several positions within the college, including HPOG Job Developer, Project Specialist of Skylands Professional Training, and, most recently, as the College Marketing Integration Coordinator. Dawn’s priority in any position is customer service, answering questions, and resolving issues with a positive attitude.
She enjoys spending time with her family and pets and visiting Cape May, NJ. She is an active volunteer in her hometown, currently serving as an Environmental Commissioner and as a choir member and flutist for her church.
Sarah George received her bachelorâ€™s degree in economics as a nontraditional student at the University of Southern Maine and her masters in Economics from the University of Notre Dame. She has worked in nonprofits and community development with the United Way as part of her special interest in the working poor.
Before joining the administration at Warren County Community College, she was a stay at home mom and substitute teacher. She loves economics and strives to make an impact on her students regardless of their academic interests.Â When sheâ€™s not teaching, she enjoys spending time with her adult children, long walks in the woods, and cuddling with her dog Buddy.
Anthony Perone, DC, is a 1982 graduate of Life University, School of Chiropractic in Marietta, Ga.Â He had the privilege of treating patients as a Doctor of Chiropractic for twenty years, owning and operating his clinic for the majority of those years, treating a wide range of patients with diverse injuries and medical conditions. He applies his clinical experience in the classroom, teaching Anatomy and Physiology, Human Biology, Medical Terminology, and Medical Office Procedures. Currently, he is a Teaching Administrator, teaching the Biological Sciences and in the Medical Assisting program, Area Chair for the Sciences, as well as an Academic Advisor.Â He began teaching at WCCC in September of 2010 as an Adjunct Professor.
He is a veteran of the USCG reserve, having spent six years stationed at US Coast Guard Station Sandy Hook in Highlands NJ.
Service to the community that he lives in has played an important part in his life. Another passion of his is sports.Â He spent three years coaching track and field, shot put, and discus at Faith Christian School in Bangor, Pa.