Finalists for Concord University’s 12th President Scheduled To Meet With Constituent Groups

For Immediate Release: 
Mar 25 2014

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304)384-6312, news@concord.edu
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FINALISTS FOR CONCORD UNIVERSITY’S 12TH PRESIDENT
SCHEDULED TO MEET WITH CONSTITUENT GROUPS

ATHENS, W.Va. - Campus visits and meetings with constituent groups have been scheduled for the three candidates for the position of Concord University’s 12th President. The three candidates are Dr. Kendra Boggess, current interim president of Concord; Dr. Steve Condon, president of Laurel University in High Point, N.C.; and, Dr. J. Mark Estepp, president of Southwest Virginia Community College in Richlands, Va. During its meeting on March 12, the Concord University Board of Governors approved these three individuals as the finalists for the position.

Dr. Boggess will meet with various constituent groups on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Alumni and members of the community are invited to meet with Dr. Boggess from 3 p.m. to 3:50 p.m. in the John and Lucia Pais Family Fellowship Hall at University Point on the Athens campus. Dr. Boggess holds an associate degree from St. Petersburg Junior College, a bachelor’s degree in business education from the University of Florida, a master’s degree in vocational technical education from Virginia Tech, and a Ph.D. in business education with a cognate in business management from Virginia Tech.

Dr. Estepp will be on campus on Thursday, April 3, meeting with constituent groups. Alumni and members of the community are invited to meet with Dr. Estepp from 4 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. in the Pais Fellowship Hall at University Point. Dr. Estepp holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial arts education from Berea College, a master’s degree in industrial arts education from Murray State University, and a Ph.D. in practical arts – concentration in higher education leadership – from the University of Missouri.

Dr. Condon will meet with constituent groups on Friday, April 11, 2014. Alumni and members of the community are invited to meet with Dr. Condon from 4 p.m. – 4:50 p.m. in the Pais Fellowship Hall at University Point. Dr. Condon received a bachelor’s degree in education from Boston State College, a master’s degree in education from Florida State University, and a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Mississippi. He has also done post-doctoral work at Harvard University.


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