Warren Nichols named vice chancellor of Tennessee's community college system
Daily News Journal
September 26, 2011
The Tennessee Board of Regents met Friday at Roane State Community College, where it confirmed the hiring of a new vice chancellor for Community Colleges.
The board approved Chancellor John Morgan’s recommendation to appoint Warren Nichols, president of Volunteer State Community College, as the TBR vice chancellor for Community Colleges effective Oct 1.
In his new role, Nichols will oversee a unified system created for the 13 community colleges across the state. As mandated by the Complete College Tennessee Act, the consolidated system will allow, according to a press release, for more effective and efficient operations among the colleges and within the TBR, which oversees 46 public higher education institutions, including six universities, the state’s 13 community colleges, and all 27 Tennessee Technology Centers.