Comings and Goings …
Strada Education Network named Virginia Economic Development Partnership President Stephen Moret as its next president and CEO, beginning in January 2022. Before taking his post in Virginia, Moret was president and CEO of the Louisiana State University Foundation, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Economic Development and chief executive of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber. The Indianapolis-based nonprofit Strada Education Network has been a supporter of NEBHE’s work, including its regional Commission on Higher Education & Employability and related Upskilling New England initiative
Clark University appointed Fairfield University Associate Dean of Students and Director of Student Engagement Kamala C. Kiem as the Worcester, Mass. university’s next associate provost and dean of students, beginning in January 2022.
Association of Public and Land-grant Universities President Peter McPherson announced he will retire in September 2022 after more than 16 years leading the national advocacy association for public universities.
Jewerl Maxwell, vice president for academic initiatives at Gordon College, the Wenham, Mass. Christian college, was appointed provost of Taylor University, a Christian institution in Indiana. In April, Taylor University chose Gordon President D. Michael Lindsay as its leader.