President Joe Mulford

Joe Mulford

Pine Technical & Community College
900 4th Street SE
Pine City, MN 55063

Phone: (320) 629-5120
Fax: (320) 629-5120

Appointed: July 1, 2015

Previous Positions:

  • System director for education industry partnerships, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
  • Dean of emergency services, manufacturing, and customized training, Hennepin Technical College
  • Dean of institutional services, custom training, and emergency services, Anoka Technical College
  • Building and industrial trades customized training coordinator, Century College
  • Chief academic officer, Globe College


  • Ed.D in Higher Education, (in progress) University of Nebraska
  • M.M.A. in Public Administration, Metropolitan State University
  • B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing, St. Cloud State University
  • A.A., Moorhead State University

Area of Expertise:

  • Workforce development and customized training
  • Student achievement
  • Community outreach
  • Innovative partnerships
  • System-wide collaborations
  • MnSCU Centers of Excellence
  • Leveraged Equipment