Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) President Jay Box announced today the names of four candidates to be interviewed for the position of president/CEO of Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC).

The candidates are:

Christopher C. Ezell, Ph.D., Vice President for Academic and Student Services, Danville Community College; Danville, Virginia (pictured top left)
Larry Ferguson, Ph.D., Vice Chancellor of Economic Development and Workforce Solutions/interim Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, Kentucky Community and Technical College System; Versailles, Kentucky (pictured top right)
Juston C. Pate, Ph.D., Chief Academic Officer, Maysville Community and Technical College; Maysville, Kentucky (pictured bottom left)
G. Devin Stephenson, Ed.D., consultant/independent contractor, Summit Higher Education Consulting; Sumiton, Alabama (pictured bottom right)

The candidates are scheduled for on-campus visits and interviews April 20-21. During those visits candidates will meet with BSCTC faculty, staff, students, the board of directors and local leaders. The general public will also have an opportunity to meet the candidates at the following community forums:

Monday, April 20
9:30 a.m. 10:45 a.m. Community Forum with Larry Ferguson, Ph.D.
BSCTC Student Center, 203A

2:45 p.m. 4:00 p.m. Community Forum with G. Devin Stephenson, Ed.D,
BSCTC Student Center 203B

Tuesday, April 21
9:30 a.m. 10:45 a.m. Community Forum with Juston C. Pate, Ph.D.
BSCTC Student Center, 203B

10:45 a.m. Noon Community Forum with Christopher C. Ezell, Ph.D.
BSCTC Student Center, 203A

The new president/CEO of BSCTC will begin the appointment July 1, 2015. For additional information on the search process and candidates visit