Chester Burton

Western Nevada College President Chester Burton offers his tremendous experience to users of The Hub’s Mentor Program, sharing his unique knowledge on executive, financial, and administrative management across the various levels of the corporate and educational environments.

  • Currently the President of Western Nevada College, where he has implemented various programs to grow enrollment by over 4% and increase education funding. During a time of administrative transition, Mr. Burton successfully maintained an effective executive leadership team.
  • Served as CFO and Financial Director of some of the fastest-growing companies in the nation such as International Gaming Technology and Cowan & Associates.
  • Did You Know?: Chester Burton served 20 years in the U.S. Navy. Progressing in rank to Commander as a Naval Supply Officer, Burton served in some of the most challenging and selective positions the Navy offers.
  • Specializes in:
    • Team leadership
    • Financial administration
    • Implementing efficient organization strategies