Michael Deen

Dean of Students
Austin College

Michael Deen is the Dean of Students at Austin College in Sherman, Texas. Michael oversees Residence Life, Student Activities, Student Conduct, Health Services, Greek Life, Campus Center Operations and Summer Conferences/Auxiliary Services. Michael serves as the liaison with Aramark Food Service and Campus Police for the Senior Leadership of the College.

Michael worked as the Director of Student Life at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California for three years and was the Assistant Director of Student Activities at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas for ten years.

He received his Master of Science in Educational Administration from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas and his Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas. Michael has worked in Higher Education for 27 years as a professional. Last year, Austin College recognized his work with alumni by honoring him with the Cindy Curtis Bean Service to Alumni Award. His passion is student development, diversity education and leadership. Michael currently resides in Sherman, Texas.