Stephenson named president of Big Sandy Community College

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A longtime educator with a history in community college leadership has been chosen as the next president of Big Sandy Community and Technical College in Prestonsburg.

The Kentucky Community and Technical College System said G. Devin Stephenson will begin the new post on June 1. Stephenson succeeds George Edwards, who retired after 14 years as president.

Stephenson was president and CEO of Three Rivers College of Missouri from 2009 to 2014. He previously held several leadership positions in the Alabama Community College System.

The school’s board of directors considered four candidates, unanimously recommending Stephenson for the position.

 

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