OCTC Candidates - Ferguson, Rule, Williams

Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) President Jay Box announced today the names of three candidates to be interviewed for the position of president/CEO of Owensboro Community and Technical College (OCTC).

The candidates are:

Larry Ferguson, Ph.D., vice chancellor of economic development and workforce solutions/interim vice chancellor of academic affairs, Kentucky Community and Technical College System

William Rule, Ph.D., vice president of student affairs and technology advancement, Chattahoochee Technical College (Marietta, Georgia)

Scott Williams, Ph.D., vice president of academic affairs/chief academic officer, Owensboro Community and Technical College

The candidates are scheduled for on-campus visits and interviews May 13-14. During those visits candidates will meet with OCTC faculty, staff, students, the board of directors and local leaders. The public will also have an opportunity to meet the candidates at the following community forums:

Wednesday, May 13

7:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. (CDT) Community Forum with Scott Williams Ph.D.
Blandford Lecture Hall, OCTC Humanities Building, 4800 New Hartford Road, Owensboro

8:45 a.m. 9:45 a.m. (CDT) Community Forum with William Rule , Ph.D.
Blandford Lecture Hall, OCTC Humanities Building, 4800 New Hartford Road, Owensboro

Thursday, May 14

7:30 a.m. 8:30 a.m. (CDT) Community Forum with Larry Ferguson, Ph.D.
Blandford Lecture Hall, OCTC Humanities Building, 4800 New Hartford Road, Owensboro

The new president/CEO of OCTC will begin the appointment July 1, 2015. For additional information on the search process and candidates visit: http://owensboro.kctcs.edu/Presidential_Search.aspx .