Former business dean named interim vice president at BCCC


Bruce Russell, dean emeritus of the Slippery Rock University College of Business, has been named interim vice president for academic affairs at Butler County Community College.

Russell, a 1972 SRU graduate, joined the SRU faculty in 1973 and was appointed dean in 2002. He served in that position until he retired in 2010 after 37 years' service.

Russell will replace Francie Spigelmyer, the former vice president, who left BCCC in July 2015 following seven years of service. He will serve through December 2016, overseeing the college's Middle States accreditation review.

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