CARSON CITY, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- Western Nevada College President Carol Lucey announced that she is retiring from her post today.
Lucey served more than 14 years at the helm of the college. The announcement followed an earlier notice to the college community in the summer in which Lucey relayed her intention to retire at some point during the 2013-14 academic year.
Pursuant to Board of Regents Policy, Nevada System of Higher Education Chancellor Daniel Klaich has designated WNC Vice President of Finance and Administrative Services Chet Burton as the Officer in Charge for WNC. Chancellor Klaich said he will work with the NSHE Board of Regents to start the presidential search process.