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News and Search Updates

News and Search Updates

The Presidential Search Committee is committed to keeping members of the Agnes Scott College community informed throughout the search process. We encourage you to periodically visit this page to stay abreast of the latest news and search updates.

Board Chair update

Ninth President Announced

January 09, 2018

The Board of Trustees of Agnes Scott College has named Leocadia (Lee) I. Zak as the college’s ninth president.... Read more

Search Committee update
December 04, 2017

Search Committee Interviews Candidates

The search committee welcomed back four very impressive candidates for Agnes Scott’s ninth president. The interviews included opportunities for additional faculty, staff, students, trustees and senior staff to meet these talented candidates.

Search Committee update
October 30, 2017

Search Committee is Reviewing Applications

The search committee has reviewed more than 80 applications from around the country and the globe. We have been pleased with the candidate pool and have enjoyed learning more about these talented candidates who are eager to come to Agnes Scott.

Search Committee update
September 12, 2017

The Presidential Search Committee seeks a diverse slate of outstanding candidates.

The Presidential Search Committee has met several times now, planning the search and discussing ways we can ensure a diverse slate of outstanding candidates.

August 18, 2017

Agnes Scott Presidential Search Update

Today, we write to make you aware that the Leadership Profile for the college’s presidential search is now available online and we have scheduled additional Listening Sessions with our search consultants from Witt/Kieffer on September 5-6.

Search Committee update
July 10, 2017

Search Committee Adds Two New Members

In June, we kicked off work with our first committee meeting, followed by two days of on-campus meetings with stakeholders, including faculty, staff, senior administrators, trustees, students and alumnae, led by Witt/Kieffer, our search consultants.

Search Committee update
June 13, 2017

Invitation to Provide Input on the Presidential Search

We are planning a series of conversations with various stakeholders including faculty, staff, senior administrators, trustees, students and alumnae and encourage everyone who can to come to these meetings.

Board Chair update
June 12, 2017

Announcing Presidential Search Committee

Dear Members of the Agnes Scott Community, in follow up to my previous email, I write today to announce the members of the Presidential Search Committee.

May 23, 2017

Message from Agnes Scott Board Chair

By now you have read or heard about President Elizabeth Kiss' announcement that she will conclude her service to the college at the end of the 2017-2018 academic year.

May 22, 2017

Agnes Scott College President Elizabeth Kiss announces she will step down in 2018

Agnes Scott College President Elizabeth Kiss has announced her plans to step down on June 30, 2018.