Newsmakers

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New CEOs Jonathan P. Koh is now president of Shelton State Community College. He has served in multiple capacities at the Alabama college since 2015, and most recently was dean of workforce and economic development….


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CEO on the move Tammeil Gilkerson will serve as the next chancellor of the Peralta Community College District (California), beginning in January. She is currently president of Evergreen Valley College (California), where she has worked…


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Kudos Kim Dale, president of Western Wyoming Community College (Western), has received the 2023 Advocate Award for excellence in support of economic and community development in Wyoming. The award is presented by the Wyoming Economic…


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New CEO Denise Richardson will become the next president of Berkeley City College (BCC) after serving in an interim role since July 1. Previously, Richardson was vice president of instruction at Merritt College, a position…


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CEO on the move Russell Lowery-Hart began his service as the ninth chancellor of Austin Community College (Texas) on October 1. Lowery-Hart comes from Amarillo College (AC), where he was president since 2014. Under his…


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Kudos Mark Sorrells, president Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) in North Carolina, has been named the NC TECH Association’s Tech Difference Maker of the Year. NC TECH is a not-for-profit, membership-driven technology trade association with…


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New CEO Jesse Pisors will serve as the next president of Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) in Florida. He is expected to take office in early January during a month-long transition until current PHSC President Timothy…


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Appointments Joseph “Joe” Schaffer, president of Laramie County Community College (LCCC) in Wyoming, has been appointed to the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) by Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon. WICHE’s 48 commissioners are appointed…


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New president Bennie Lambert is now president of Lone Star College(LSC)-North Harris in Texas. He previously served in the Houston college system as vice president for student success at LSC-CyFair. He began his LSC career…


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CEO on the move William Scott Rule will serve as the new president/CEO of Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) in Kentucky, effective January 1, 2024. Rule, a retired educator with 31 years of…