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January 7, 2019

Timothy Larson Named Executive Director of Connecticut Office of Higher Education

by Matt Dillane

Governor-elect Ned Lamont has tapped Tim Larson to lead the Office of Higher Education. The office oversees such tasks as administering state financial aid programs and regulating more than 150 postsecondary career schools.

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January 2, 2019

Michael LeFever Appointed South Carolina Interim SHEEO

by South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (CHE) announced today that Mr. Michael LeFever will serve as Interim President and Executive Director beginning the first week of January.

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December 26, 2018

Kate O’Neill named Cabinet Secretary of the New Mexico Higher Education Department

by Andrew Oxford

Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham tapped Kate O’Neill, the former head of the University of New Mexico’s Taos campus, to head her administration’s Higher Education Department.

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December 23, 2018

Al Bowman Retiring as Executive Director of Illinois Board of Higher Education

by Lenore Sobota, Education Reporter for The Pantagraph

Al Bowman, Illinois State University president emeritus, is retiring as executive director of the Illinois Board of Higher Education at the end of the month.

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December 22, 2018

Angie Paccione Named Executive Director of Colorado Department of Higher Education

by Boldly Forward Colorado

Angie Paccione, Department of Higher Education: Former State Representative from Ft. Collins, Angie is an accomplished author and leadership coach who served as Vice Chair on the Committee on Education and Chair of the Subcommittee on Higher Education. She received her Ph.D. in Education and Human Resource Studies from CSU.

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