James Ventantonio named interim president of Raritan Valley Community College in New Jersey
April 25, 2013
James Ventantonio named interim president of Raritan Valley CC
The Board of Trustees at Raritan Valley Community College didn’t have to look far to name an interim president.
James B. Ventantonio, a former member of the board, was selected to replace outgoing President Casey Crabill, who announced her resignation effective June 15. She will become the president of Onondaga Community College in Syracuse, N.Y.
The board also named the firm of AGB Search of Washington, D.C., to facilitate the search for a new president.
A member of the RVCC Board of Trustees from 2005 to 2009, Ventantonio previously held a number of leadership roles on the board, including serving as vice chair from Somerset County, secretary and assistant secretary. He also served as chairman of the Audit Committee.
Ventantonio was a founding partner of the law firm Ventantonio & Wildenhain. Immediately prior to founding the firm, he served as general attorney and assistant vice president for New Jersey Bell, where he headed the General Law Department.