The New Guys:
Troy Van Aken -New-ish*
Troy VanAken will return for his second year as EC’s president. VanAken will be overseeing a strategic planning that will map out the college’s immediate future.
Valerie Day - New!
EC’s new Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations, Valerie Day will lead the college’s efforts in garnering philanthropic support for EC.
Philip Riordan - New!
Coming to EC from Lynn University, Phil Riordan will be the new Vice President of Student Affairs. Phil will aid in boosting the development and involvement of student organizations.
April Edwards - New!
April Edwards will serve as the new Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty. She has a background as a professor of math and computer science and comes to EC from Ursinus College in Pennsylvania.
Those who unfollowed EC:
Roger Moreano, formerly the Director of Intercultural Student Affairs announced his departure from EC on June 15th. His initial announcement came via a Facebook post where Moreano revealed he would be accepting the position of full time Diversity Professional at Carthage College in Kenosha Wisconsin.
EC alum Samantha Kiley ended her term as the college’s Director of Alumni Relations earlier this month. Kiley graduated EC with the class of ‘07 and has served as Director of Alumni Relations since 2009.
EC is in search for a new head of campus security, as it’s long time Executive Director of Security and Emergency Management Jeff Kedrowski has stepped down. According to EC’s Director of Communications Desiree Chen, Kedrowski has opted for a position in the private sector. Caroline Krause has taken over as head of campus security in the interim.
College registrar Dean Ellens also departed from EC this summer. A reception was held on behalf of Ellens’ departure back in July to bid farewell to the college’s long running registrar.