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Maureen Murphy named president of Brookdale Community College in New Jersey

 
Brookdale Community College February 24, 2012
 
The Board of Trustees of Brookdale Community College announced today that Dr. Maureen Murphy, President at San Jacinto College South in Houston, Texas, has been named President of the College, effective July 1. She will succeed interim President William Toms, who is returning to continue his consulting practice.

In announcing the appointment of Dr. Murphy, Josh Elkes, chair of Brookdale’s Board of Trustees, stated, "We are extremely pleased to bring a top caliber teacher, administrator, and institutional leader to Brookdale Community College. Maureen Murphy has an outstanding record of achievement in development, grant writing, academics, and college operations. She is committed to building on Brookdale’s reputation as the number one degree awarding community college in New Jersey." Dr. Murphy will be the first woman president in the College’s history.

The appointment concludes a search launched in the fall of 2011, led by an eleven member committee including three trustees, three faculty members, three administrators, one current student and one community member. The committee, chaired by Trustee Chair Elkes, chose Dr. Murphy and two others as finalists among 93 initial candidates. The full Board of Trustees accumulated feedback from faculty, students, and staff. A careful analysis of the feedback and a final interview process by the Trustees resulted in Murphy’s selection.

"The College community can be proud that this search attracted so many highly qualified candidates," said Elkes. "From this competitive field, the Trustees unanimously determined that Dr. Murphy’s experience and qualifications are suited to the administrative, academic and funding challenges that Brookdale will face as we write the next chapter of our history. I'm confident she will build on our successes here at Brookdale and lead us to successfully implement our vision for the future."
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