LCTCS Announces Finalists for River Parishes Community College Chancellor Position
Posted 5:02 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2022
Gonzales – This week, the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) has announced the finalists for the position of Chancellor of the River Parishes Community College (RPCC). The announcement comes after a competitive and comprehensive nationwide search. The search process produced a diverse pool of highly qualified candidates.
Each finalist will participate in separate public forums with students, faculty, staff, and community members. The forums will be held in person on Monday, November 7 at the RPCC Gonzales Campus. The college community is strongly encouraged to participate in public forums. The full public forum program is provided below.
Finalists in alphabetical order:
Mark of Dr. Samuel “Todd” has spent more than two decades working in higher education. A native of Mendenhall, MS, Dr. Brand is currently in his fourth year as Academic Director at Ashland Community & Technical College in Ashland, Kentucky, overseeing all academic programs across three campuses. Prior to his service at ACTC, he served for more than a decade as Chairman of the Fine Arts and Communications Division and Director of the Arts and Humanities Series at Meridian Community College in Meridian, Mississippi.
Dr. William “Chandler” LeBoeuf is an educator and administrator with nearly two decades of experience in higher education and has a highly diverse background in student services, academic affairs, workforce and economic development, institutional advancement and institutional accreditation. Dr. LeBoeuf is currently Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement and Strategic Initiatives at Fletcher Technical Community College in Schriever, Louisiana. He is also Executive Director of the Fletcher Technical Community College Foundation and the Fletcher Falcon Enterprise Corporation.
Quintin D. Taylor is Acting Chancellor of River Parishes Community College (RPCC) and Director of Public Affairs and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) of the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS). Quintin began his role as Acting Chancellor of the RPCC on June 1, 2022. During his brief time as Acting Chancellor, Quintin placed more emphasis on business operations, management and enrollment processes, empowering faculty and staff; and investing in strategic outreach and marketing.
Dr. Jerry Thomas is a US Army veteran. He is vice president of student affairs and enrollment management at National Park College in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Previously, he was assistant vice president for student affairs at Thomas Edison State University in Trenton, New Jersey. Employed at Southern Arkansas University (SAU), Magnolia, Arkansas, from 1993 to 2013, Dr. Thomas held various positions in student affairs and maintained a position as an adjunct instructor teaching United States history classes at the University. ‘university.
The Gonzales Campus is located at 925 West Edenborne Parkway Gonzales, LA 70737. For more information, contact [email protected] The full program is provided below.