Saturday, January 26, 2013
Glenwood Springs Three candidates are in line to serve as the interim president of Colorado Mountain College while the school carries out a search for a new permanent president.
Board members Mary Ellen Denomy, of Battlement Mesa, and Pat Chlouber, of Leadville, presented three names in a special telephone meeting of the trustees Wednesday afternoon. The trustees agreed to interview all three candidates by phone during the board’s next regular board meeting, which is set for 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Monday at the CMC central services building, 802 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs.
The agenda includes a time for public comment shortly after the start of the meeting.
The three candidates under consideration for the interim president’s position are:
■ Charles Dassance, of Ocala, Fla., president of College of Central Florida from 1996 to 2011. He holds a Ph.D. in higher education administration from the University of Virginia.
■ Dennis Michaelis of Waco, Texas, president of McLennan Community College from 1988 to 2009. He holds a Ph.D. in higher education administration from Kansas State University.
■ Lin Stickler, executive vice president at Colorado Mountain College from 2006 to 2010. She holds a Master of Public Administration from the University of Colorado.
Read the full story at the Glenwood Springs Post Independent's website.