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18 Feb

Goldey-Beacom College Announces 14th President

The Goldey-Beacom College Board of Trustees today announced Colleen Perry Keith, Ph.D., as its 14th president and first female leader in the institution’s 133-year-old history. She will assume her role on July 1, 2019. Dr. Keith has served as president…

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18 Feb

Appointment of a New President

To the College Community: The Presidential Search, which began 14 months ago and involved the contribution of many talented people, has concluded. On behalf of the College’s Board of Trustees, I am excited to announce the appointment of Dr. Colleen Keith…

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16 Jan

Updates Regarding the Final Candidates

To the College Community: The Search Committee completed the in-person interview process involving 10 semi-finalists and has identified 3 finalists and an alternate. The next phase will include area visits and meetings with Trustees and the Search Committee. While the Board’s desire…

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17 Dec

Updates Regarding the Applicants and Timeline

To the College Community: From a pool of 700+ potential candidates, the work over the past 60 days of Ann Yates and Robert Luke at Witt/Kieffer resulted in 65 applicants for the position. Approximately 50% of those applicants were deemed qualified…

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27 Sep

Leadership Profile Finalized

The Search Committee finalized the Leadership Profile for the post of President at Goldey-Beacom College.

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20 Aug

Search Firm Meetings on August 29, 2018

Dear Goldey-Beacom College Community: This is the second of multiple communications to the College Community from the Presidential Search Committee as we commence the national search for a new president to lead the College. Presidential Search Committee Members Faculty: Dr….

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25 Jun

Updates Regarding the Search Committee

Dear Goldey-Beacom College Community: This is the first of multiple communications to the College Community from the Presidential Search Committee as we transition to a national search for a new president to lead the College. Efforts of the Presidential Search…

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11 May

Internal Applications for the Post of President

To the College Community: The Board of Trustees has accepted President Gary L. Wirt’s notice of his retirement effective June 30, 2019. Dr. Wirt’s contributions to the College spanning over 40 years are countless. His strong leadership, both at our institution and…

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