Comings and Goings …
Mary Ellen Mahoney, who recently served as executive director of graduate and extended studies programs at St. Joseph’s University, in Philadelphia, was named dean of Becker College’s School of Graduate & Professional Studies.
Ben Barnes, formerly Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s secretary of policy and management, was named CFO of the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, which includes 12 community colleges, an online university and the four regional state universities (but not the flagship University of Connecticut). He will succeed Erika Steiner, who is retiring.
Sara Sneed, a nationally recognized champion of public education with the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, will succeed Harriet Sanford as president and CEO of the NEA Foundation on March 1, 2019.
Bowdoin College Dean of Student Affairs Tim Foster announced he will leave Bowdoin at the end of this academic year, after 22 years working at the college.
David L. Warren will retire next summer after 25 years as president of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities.