Comings and Goings …
New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu tapped one-term state Rep. Frank Edelblut, a Wilton businessman who homeschooled his seven children, to be the state’s education commissioner.
Partners In Health CEO Gary L. Gottlieb, M.D., was named chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. (NEJHE has featured Gottlieb’s thoughts drawing parallels between healthcare and higher ed.) MIT former Chancellor Phillip L. Clay was named deputy chair of the Boston Fed.
The Harvard Kennedy School’s Institute of Politics named former Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, a Democrat, and former New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte, a Republican, to be visiting fellows, as well as former U.S. Rep. Christopher Shays, a Connecticut Republican, to be a resident fellow.
Diana Ramirez-Jasso was appointed provost and academic vice president of the Boston Architectural College after serving as the college’s interim provost since fall 2015 and director of liberal studies since 2010.