New Presidents or Provosts: Alabama Southern CC, Assiniboine CC, Bowie State U., Eastern Maine CC, La Sierra U., Rockland CC, U. of Tennessee Health Science Center
Submitted by Doug Lederman on August 5, 2010 - 3:00am
Lawrence Barrett, vice chancellor of enrollment management and student services at Purdue University North Central, in Indiana, has been named president of Eastern Maine Community College.
Susan Deer, dean of instruction at Rockland Community College, part of the State University of New York System, has been promoted to vice president of academic affairs there.
Mark Frison, president and chief executive officer of Great Plains College, in Saskatchewan, has been chosen as president of Assiniboine Community College, in Manitoba.
Stacey Franklin Jones, senior vice president at Benedict College, in North Carolina, has been selected as provost and vice president for academic affairs at Bowie State University, in Maryland.
Steve Pawluk, professor and department chair of education and leadership at La Sierra University, in California, has been promoted to provost there.
Steve J. Schwab, interim chancellor of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, has been appointed to the position on a permanent basis.
Reginald Sykes, assistant commissioner for community and junior college relations at the Mississippi Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning, has been named president of Alabama Southern Community College.