Retiring Community College CEOs: Peterson

Lastname

Peterson 

CEO Name

Larry Peterson 

Photo

 

Institution

Shawnee Community College 

State

Illinois 

Years as CEO

 

Retirement Date

11/30/2012 

Advice to CEOs

 

Bio

Bio
Larry Peterson, president of Shawnee Community College (SCC) in Illinois, will retire Nov. 30. Peterson, who joined the college as its CEO in 2007, previously served for 20 years at John A. Logan College. At SCC, he has taken aggressive approach to growth, challenging the staff to work with him to double enrollment over five years. Peterson has reached out to economic development entities throughout the college district to create partnerships between the college and business and industry to bring economic growth to the southernmost part of Illinois.

Retirement Year

2012 
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