SBHE Announces Williston State College Presidential Search Committee
BISMARCK, N.D. - The State Board of Higher Education has selected 16 campus, community and state leaders for the Williston State College presidential search committee. Dick McKennett, chairman of the North Dakota Development Fund, has been named chairman of the search committee. The presidency will become vacant when Joseph McCann, Ph.D., retires April 15, 2009.
"Members of the State Board of Higher Education believe it is very important to include representation from the campus, the community and the state in the Williston State College presidential selection process," said Richie Smith, SBHE president. "Williston State is uniquely positioned to respond to the tremendous growth in our state's economy, and I'm confident the search committee that has been named will identify excellent candidates for this important position."
A list of search committee members follows.
Chairman, ND Development Fund
State Board of Higher Education
WSC student majoring in agriculture
WSC student in the liberal arts and sciences
Mayor, City of Williston
VP and CFO, American State Bank and Trust Company
Executive Director, Williston Area Chamber of Commerce
Director, NW Workforce Training
Director, WSC Financial Aid
WSC Assistant Professor, Computer Systems Specialist