ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Three finalists have been chosen in the search for a new president for Cowley County Community College in Arkansas City.
The three finalists are: Clark Williams, vice president and chief operating officer of Blue Mountain Community College in Pendelton, Ore.; Robert Riza, vice president of student services for Hill College in Hillsboro, Texas; and Michael Calvert, campus president and college vice president for Central Community College in Grand Island, Neb.
The Arkansas City Traveler reports (http://bit.ly/YRfl1G ) the finalists will be on campus for public forums and interviews next month. The three were chosen from 28 candidates presented to the college's board by a search firm.
The new president will replace Patrick McAtee, who retired in December 2012 after more than 25 years as president.