The list of candidates to be Spoon River College's next president is down to five finalists. They come from across the country.
Interviews and public forums will be held during the next few weeks. The forums will be held at 8:30 am and 2:10 pm at all four SRC campuses via the school's Interactive Video System:
February 29. Mr Curt Oldfield, Vice President of Academic Affairs at Northeast Iowa Community College in Peosta, Iowa. He was previously Dean of Instruction at SRC.
March 5. Ms Carol Davis, Vice President of Community Outreach at SRC.
March 19. Dr Evon Walters, Executive Dean and Campus CEO at the Eastern Campus of Suffolk County Community College in Long Island, New York.
March 26. Dr Nancy Fair-Szofran, Vice President of Research, Planning and Institutional Effectiveness at Mt Hood Community College in Gresham and Portland, Oregon.
March 28. Dr Kay Adkins, President with Yuba College in Marysville, California.
Complete biographical information can be found on the Candidates page of SRC's website.
The college is seeking a replacement for President Robert Ritschel, who will retire at the end of June.
The photos accompanying this article were provided by Spoon River College