Community Reception to Welcome Dr. Daniel DeMarte

Article Contributed by
Chautauqua Region Community Foundation 

A community reception for Jamestown Community College’s new president, Daniel DeMarte, will be held on Wednesday November 7 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Robert H. Jackson Center.

The evening will feature a brief meet and greet followed by an interview starting at 4:15 p.m. DeMarte will sit down with local interviewer Greg Peterson to talk more about his background, professional career and new role as president of JCC. 

This free and public event is hosted by the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation and is open to all community members.

DeMarte was appointed president of JCC by the State University of New York board of trustees in June of this year. He previously served as the executive vice president for academic and student affairs at Tidewater Community College in Virginia, vice provost for student and learning development at Macomb Community College and as vice president for learning at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. DeMarte began his career in the SUNY system at Genesee Community College, additionally he is a U.S. Air Force veteran. 

For more information contact the Community Foundation at (716) 661–3390, or visit us online at