Newsmakers

Newsmakers

New CEOs Jay Carraway will serve as president of James Sprunt Community College in North Carolina, effective April 29. He is currently vice president of continuing education at Lenoir Community College (North Carolina). Carraway previously…


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New CEO Roger W. Davis is the ninth president of the Community College of Beaver County in Pennsylvania. He had served as interim president since May 2018. Davis joined the college in 2016 as executive…


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Kudos Jerry Sue Thornton, president emeritus of Cuyahoga Community College in Ohio, this week received the John Roueche/Terry O’Banion Leadership Award at the League for Innovation in the Community College’s annual meeting in New York City….



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New CEOs Dena McCaffrey will serve as president of Jefferson College in Missouri. She will begin as president-elect from one year beginning July 1 before taking the helm from Raymond Cummiskey who will retire on…


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Kudos Frederick Keating, president of Rowan College at Gloucester County (New Jersey), is among this year’s recipients of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society’s Shirley B. Gordon Award of Distinction. The honor is presented each…



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Kudos Annette Parker, president of South Central College in Minnesota, has been named by the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) of Mankato as a 2019 Women of Distinction Honoree. The award recognizes women in the…


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Interim CEO Ronald Gerhard will be interim chancellor of the Chabot-Las Positas Community College District in California, effective Jan. 22. He currently is the district’s vice chancellor of business services. Gerhard has served in multiple…


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Retirements Linda Allen, who has served as president of Hawkeye Community College (Iowa) since 2011, plans to retire on June 30. A highlight of her tenure has been the expansion of high school career programs developed…