Search extended for North Harris College president

Published on: July 12, 2007

HOUSTON (Jul. 12, 07) – Chancellor-elect Dr. Richard Carpenter has extended the search for president of North Harris College.

Dr. Carpenter indicated that, while the search process had attracted outstanding and qualified candidates, his decision was based on a desire to create the best fit for the district’s original college.

“We will undertake an expedited search in anticipation of finding the right candidate quickly,” Dr. Carpenter wrote North Harris College employees.

Until a new president is selected, Dr. Steve Head, executive vice chancellor, will continue to serve as interim president of North Harris College.

A new timeline for naming a president has not been announced.

NHMCCD, among the five largest and fastest growing community colleges in Texas, comprise, Cy-Fair College, Kingwood College, Montgomery College, North Harris College, Tomball College, six satellite centers, and The University Center. To learn more, visit www.lonestar.edu.

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