Burmaster named as finalist
4:55 pm
Thu March 27, 2014

Nicolet College Trustees Consider Possible Transitional Plan

The Nicolet College Board of Trustees has begun talking about the process they would take should they need to hire a new president.

Nicolet College President Libby Burmaster has been listed as a finalist for the president's position at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Illinois. She had been a finalist for the presidency of Edgewood College in Madison. Edgewood College this week announced Dr. Scott Flanagan, a vice-president at the school, as it's president.

The Nicolet Board Executive Committee met to decide a process should Burmaster be offered, and accept, a job at another school. Board President Deanna Pierpoint says should Burmaster leave, they would first appoint an interim president...

 

"....if there is going to be a vacancy, obviously the board is going to appoint an interim president, then proceed with a national search to fill the position of Nicolet College president. I don't think there's any reason to talk a whole lot about it now because, the timing, we don't know what is going to happen.

Burmaster told the committee she likes her job at Nicolet. She says if a job is offered to her, and she decides she would accept the offer, she would likely be with Nicolet College at least until June 30.