Vicki Coleman has been the Dean of Library Services at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (N.C. A&T) since 2011. Prior to joining N.C. A&T, she held leadership positions at Arizona State University, the University of Virginia, the University of Kansas and at Texas A&M University. Before entering the library profession, she was an engineer at Ford Motor Company.
Coleman is a member of the American Library Association and the HBCU Library Alliance, and is the past president of the Association of 1890 Land-Grant Library Deans/Directors Association. She serves on the Editorial Board of portal: Libraries and the Academy and recently served on the American Library Association – Center for the Future of Libraries Advisory Group and the Association of College and Research Libraries- 2021 President’s Program Planning Committee.
Coleman holds a BS in mechanical engineering from N.C. A&T and an MILS from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.