Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

KCTCS Appoints New President

mmcgall 300BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (5/2/13) – Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) President Michael B. McCall announced Wednesday the appointment of Dr. Phillip Neal as president of Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (formerly Bowling Green Technical College).
 
Dr. Neal is an experienced leader who has served as the Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKYCTC) provost since 2008. After consideration of four candidates the SKYCTC Board of Directors unanimously recommended Dr. Neal for the position.
 
“I am excited the next president of SKYCTC already has a history of leadership with the college,” said Dr. McCall. “I am confident Dr. Neal will continue the success of SKYCTC and this will be a smooth transition.”
 
Dr. Neal will begin serving as president effective July 1, following the retirement of
Dr. Nathan Hodges.
 
“It is truly an honor that Dr. McCall, the SKYCTC Board of Directors, faculty, staff and students have placed their confidence in me to be the next president of one of the nation's finest community and technical colleges,“ said Dr. Neal. “I appreciate the outpouring of support from community partners and friends across South Central Kentucky and I look forward to a bright future.”
 
Dr. Neal has 25 years of experience in higher education. His career includes positions at community colleges and universities in Kentucky, Texas and Wyoming in the areas of academics, student affairs, institutional effectiveness and corporate training. Prior to taking the position of SKYCTC provost in 2008, Dr. Neal was a resource development coordinator for the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) and he was a faculty member and chief student affairs officer for Laramie County Community College in Wyoming from 1995-2006.
 
Dr. Neal earned a doctoral degree in educational administration from the Community College Leadership Program at The University of Texas at Austin, and completed his master’s degree in education and bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Wyoming. Dr. Neal is co-author of, The Creative Community College: Leading Change Through Innovation, a Community College Press best seller, and he is active with numerous regional, state and national boards promoting academic success and economic development.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Mark Brooks
Photo provided by Kentucky Community and Technical College System

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 25, 2014 5068

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4461

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4396

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 3986

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
August 25, 2014 3896

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 25, 2014 4461

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2544

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision Near…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
August 25, 2014 2451

Former Co-Workers Trying to Raise Money…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 26, 2014 1971

Two People Injured When Vehicle Overturns…

in Top Stories by Matt Sanderson
August 27, 2014 1344

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - August…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 25, 2014 3986

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
August 25, 2014 3896

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3782

GRADD Seeking Ombudsman Program Volunteers

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 26, 2014 3489

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 26, 2014 3034

City Street Closures on Strawbridge and…

in News by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 25, 2014 5068

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4396

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 3713

Job Corp Celebrates 50th Anniversary

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 3604

Mustangs Marching Classic

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 26, 2014 3224

Family Has Close Call with Tornado

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06