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President's Biography

Dr. Thomas D. Saban, Interim President of Prairie State College

Dr. Thomas D. Saban was named Interim President of Prairie State College on March 31, 2020. He has been serving as Vice President of Finance and Administration at the college since 2014.

Interim President Saban

Dr. Saban has more than 25 years of experience in the education industry. Prior to joining the administration at PSC, Dr. Saban had served as the Vice President of Administration and Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Rocky Vista University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Before that, he had served as the Vice President for Finance and Administration/Chief Financial Officer at Texas A&M University, Associate Vice President for Planning, Budgets and Research at St. Petersburg College in Florida and as the Vice President for Administration and Finance/Chief Financial Officer at Worcester State College in Massachusetts, and Vice President for Finance and Administration/Chief Financial Officer of Chadron State College in Nebraska. Dr. Saban held a number of other educational and leadership roles prior to that, including serving as a controller, director of finance and system coordinator/project leader.

Dr. Saban has a B.S. from the University of Wyoming, an M.B.A. from the University of Miami, and a Ph.D. from Barry University in Florida.