New Presidents or Provosts: Bay Mills CC, Bethany College (Kan.), Cerro Coso CC, Clarkson College, Columbia College, De Montfort U, Hastings College, Lee U, Northwestern U, Rock Valley College, Thaddeus Stevens, Thomas More U, U of Texas System

November 30, 2020
  • Duane Bedell, tribal manager for Bay Mills Indian Community, in Michigan, has been selected as president of Bay Mills Community College, also in Michigan.
  • William T. (Tom) Bogart, president of Maryville College, in Tennessee, has been appointed president of Columbia College, in South Carolina.
  • Sean C. Hancock, vice chancellor for student and institutional success at Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, in California, has been chosen as president of Cerro Coso Community College, also in California.
  • Kathleen Hagerty, interim provost at Northwestern University, in Illinois, has been promoted to the job on a permanent basis.
  • James Hauschildt, interim president of Clarkson College, in Nebraska, has been named to the position on a permanent basis.
  • Archie L. Holmes Jr., vice provost for academic affairs at the University of Virginia, has been selected as executive vice chancellor of academic affairs at the University of Texas system.
  • Rich Lloyd, president of Bryan College of Health Sciences, in Nebraska, will also serve as executive president of Hastings College, also in Nebraska.
  • Elizabeth Mauch, interim president of Bethany College, in Kansas, has been named to the job on a permanent basis.
  • Katie Normington, deputy principal (academic) at Royal Holloway at the University of London, in Britain, has been selected as vice chancellor of De Montfort University, also in Britain.
  • Pedro A. Rivera, secretary of education in Pennsylvania, has been chosen as president of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, also in Pennsylvania.
  • Howard J. Spearman, vice president of student affairs and chief student services officer at Madison College, in Wisconsin, has been chosen as president of Rock Valley College, in Illinois.
  • Mark Walker, vice president for ministerial development and chair of the Christian ministries department at Lee University, in Tennessee, has been named president there.


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