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Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College Announces Interviews with Presidential Candidate Finalists

Mount Gay, W.Va. – The two finalists for the position of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College President will soon meet for interviews with faculty, staff, and students, as well as interested community members. Due to the Coronavirus State of Emergency, all meetings will be held remotely via videoconferencing. For more information on how the interviews will go, please visit Southern’s Presidential search page on our website at

Persons attending the interview sessions will have the opportunity to pose questions to the candidates and submit feedback to Dr. Lisa Haddox-Heston, Chair of the College’s Presidential Search Committee and its Board of Governors.

The meeting with finalist Dr. Pamela Alderman will be held on Wednesday, April 8.  Dr. Alderman is Dean of the Bert Bradford School of Health Sciences, Chair of the Capito Department of Nursing, and Professor of Nursing at the University of Charleston.

The meetings with Mr. Timothy Hood will be held on Thursday, April 9.  Mr. Hood is President of Highland Community College in Illinois.

The community is encouraged to call in and pose questions to each candidate. The community interviews will be held for each candidate beginning at 4:00 p.m. on their designated day.

For more information, please visit Southern’s website at