Southeast Kentucky Community-Tech has new president

Southeast Community and Technical College President Bruce Ayers will retire this year after 28 years.

CUMBERLAND, Ky. (AP) - The new president of Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College in Cumberland is F. Lynn Moore, the vice president of student development and administrative services at Umpqua Community College in Oregon.

Moore's appointment was announced Thursday by Kentucky Community and Technical College System President Michael B. McCall in Versailles.

Before going to Umpqua in Roseburg, Ore., Moore was dean of students and an adjunct instructor at Hill Community College District in Texas and supplemental education services director at Texas State Technical College.

Moore said in a statement from the Kentucky Community and Technical College System that she is "honored and proud" to be selected for the post.

She will begin her duties July 8 after the retirement of President Bruce Ayers, who has led the college for 26 years.

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