KCTCS presidential search

3:10 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

Incoming KCTCS President's Contract To Be Finalized In Coming Month

Originally published on Tue November 25, 2014 8:25 am

  Kentucky Community & Technical College System Chairman P.G. Peeples expects to reach a contract agreement with President-elect Jay Box next month, but declined to say if Box will be paid as generously as his departing predecessor, Michael McCall.

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2:57 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

KCTCS Chancellor Chosen to Head 16 College System

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In January, the chancellor for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System will move into the presidency.  The KCTCS Board voted unanimously Wednesday to confirm Dr. Jay Box as successor to current President Michael McCall.

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2:48 pm
Mon November 17, 2014

Kentucky’s Community College System Offers Little Accountability In Presidential Search

The Kentucky Community and Technical College System offices.

Originally published on Mon November 17, 2014 2:24 pm

 On Thursday the Lexington Herald-Leader reported that the state community college system had announced a “preferred candidate,” Jay Box, in its search for a new president.

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2:43 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

KCTCS Board Approves Preferred Presidential Candidate

Dr. Jay Box
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The Kentucky Community and Technical College System has named current KCTCS chancellor Dr. Jay Box the preferred candidate to succeed retiring president Dr. Michael McCall.  The system’s Board of Regents selected Dr. Box with a unanimous vote at a special meeting in Frankfort Tuesday.  They will meet again November 19th to vote on the final contract for the new president. 

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4:11 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

Kentucky Community College Top Job Draws 40 Applicants. (Just Don't Ask Who.)

Originally published on Thu September 18, 2014 9:54 am

Sometime after Nov. 1, the Kentucky Community & Technical College System will name a new president to succeed the retiring Michael McCall. But only a group of insiders knows who’s in the running.

The application deadline passed nearly two months ago, on July 25. With the help of an outside search agency, the Association of Community College Trustees, a 16-person search committee expects to narrow the field of applicants to just a few finalists next month. KCTCS Chairman P.G. Peeples, co-chairman of the search committee, said he is pleased with the progress being made.

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12:56 pm
Fri March 14, 2014

Kentucky Community and Technical College System Takes Next Step to Finding New President

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The Kentucky Community and Technical College System Board of Regents selected the Association of Community College Trustees to help with the search for its next president during its quarterly meeting today.

Current and founding KCTCS President Michael McCall announced in November he plans to retire January 15, 2015.

The Washington, D.C.-based search firm has helped the Kentucky system find leadership for community and technical colleges in Owensboro, Henderson and Hazard.

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