Posted By: Kellie Braseth | Categories: News 2011 - 2012 | Back to News

The Board of Trustees of South Puget Sound Community College invites applications and nominations for the position of President at the college. The President serves as the Chief Executive Officer and reports directly to an appointed five-member Board.

South Puget Sound Community College is located in Olympia. Now entering its 50th year of service, the college grew organically out of the educational needs of the community. The college serves students at two locations in Thurston County: its Mottman Road campus in Olympia and its Hawks Prairie Center in the neighboring city of Lacey.   The qualifications and the application process for the job are as follows:

Qualifications Required:
• An earned doctorate degree from an accredited institution preferred, with an earned master’s degree from an accredited institution required.
• Minimum of five years senior-level community college administrative experience or equivalent required.

Application Procedure:
Visit the college website at to view the Presidential Profile and application procedure. To make general inquiries about South Puget Sound Community College or for clarification regarding application materials, contact Ms. Diana Toledo, Search Liaison to the Board, at 360-596-5206 or email

Confidential inquiries about the position, the application process or search process should be directed to the Board’s Search Consultants, Dr. Donny Hunter (919-809-2423 email ) or Dr. Don Cameron (336-307-9646 email ) Nominations and applications may be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by 12:00 noon p.m. (PDST) September 19, 2012.

 South Puget Sound Community College is an equal opportunity employer

UPDATE: The original article has been updated. The receipt of application date has been corrected to align with the Board calendar.


Dean of College Relations
Kellie Purce Braseth
South Puget Sound Community College
(360) 596-5214
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