Comings and Goings …
The board of trustees of the Community College System of NH (CCSNH) appointed Cathryn Addy as interim president of NHTI, Concord’s Community College, for the duration of the academic year, Sept. 10, 2018 to May 2019, while the system searches for a successor. Addy is president emeritus of Tunxis Community College, the Farmington, Conn., community college she led from 1993 until July of 2017. Addy also served on the NEJHE Editorial Advisory Board and authored NEJHE (and Connection) articles, including “Test the Spellings Commission’s Assumptions” about the 2006 national Commission on the Future of Higher Education.
Former Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen L. Pruitt succeeded David S. Spence as president of the 70-year-old Southern Regional Education Board. Spence was named president emeritus.
The Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts Amherst appointed Corning Incorporated strategist Gregory S. Thomas to be the new executive director of Isenberg’s Berthiaume Center for Entrepreneurship, and Stephen Brand, who has taught entrepreneurship at Babson College and Olin College, to be the center’s the new associate director.