Holcomb Steps Down as WNCC President
May 8, 2019
Todd Holcomb, president of Western Nebraska Community College, is returning to Iowa.
Jay Nardini, chairman of the Hawkeye Community College board of trustees, recently announced Holcomb's selection for president of the college.
Dr. Holcomb is currently president of Western Nebraska Community College, a multi-campus comprehensive community college with campuses in Scottsbluff, Sidney and Alliance. Prior to becoming president in 2010, he was vice president of student services from 2009 to 2010. Before his time as vice president of student services, he spent six years as associate vice president for student affairs at Iowa State University, and served as an interim director for both ISU Dining and the Department of Residence at Iowa State.
He also served as serving as associate director and later director of the Office of Residence Life and New Student Programs, interim assistant vice president for student affairs, and associate dean of students for residence life and new student programs while at Miami University in Ohio (from 1994 to 2003.
Holcomb has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Truman State University, a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from Texas Tech University, a Doctor of Education in Higher Education from the University of Georgia–Athens, and a certificate in fundraising management from Indiana University's School of Philanthropy.
He will assume his duties on July 1. 2019. The WNCC Board of Governors plan to meet today (Wednesday) and Holcomb's resignation is included on the agenda.