Three Semi-Finalists Named For South Central College President Position

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Two candidates from Kentucky and one from Minnesota have been selected as semi-finalists for the position of president at South Central College.

President Keith Stover, who has headed up the college since 1999, will retire June 30.

The candidates are David Hellmich, vice president of academics at Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Kentucky; Lisa Larson, vice president for academic and student affairs at Hennepin Technical College; and Annette Parker, executive director at the Kentucky Community & Technical College System.

The candidates will visit campus Wednesday through Friday. The campus community and public will have the opportunity to offer feedback. (See accompanying box for details.)

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees is expected to act on Chancellor Steven Rosenstone’s recommendation on a final candidate at its March 20 meeting. The new president will begin July 2013.

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