Florence-Darlington Technical College (FDTC) President Ben Dillard is pleased to welcome Douglas Lange to the College’s leadership team. Lange is FDTC’s new Vice President of Business Affairs.
Lange comes to FDTC from the University of Pikeville in Kentucky, where he spent four years as the Vice-President of Finance and Business Affairs.
While at Pikeville, Lange supervised the construction of a new building and helped establish the university’s Kentucky College of Optometry. The San Angelo, Texas native graduated from Texas A & M University and was commissioned in the Army as an engineering officer.
He spent 10 years on active duty and then another 17 as a reservists rising to the rank of Colonel. He served multiple overseas tours in Kosovo, and Afghanistan. Lange retired from the military in 2004.
Lange has an extensive civilian background as well. He’s held positions in both public and private Kindergarten through 12 programs and post-secondary institutions. He earned his Masters of Business Administration from Angelo State University, Texas.