NRCC Open Forums with Presidential Finalists


As part of the process for selecting a new president, New River Community College will be holding open forums for community interaction with the four finalists for the position. Separate sessions will also be held for students, faculty and staff.

Each forum will be conducted from 11 to 11:45 a.m. in the college’s New River Valley Mall site, room 123. Forum dates are as follows:

  • Dr. Pat Huber – Friday, April 7
  • Dr. Kristen A. Westover – Tuesday, April 11
  • Dr. David L. Brand – Thursday, April 20
  • Dr. Susan Short – Friday, April 21

The forums are open to the public. There will be brief remarks by each candidate followed by a question and answer session.

The forums will also be streamed live on the college’s website,

More information on each of the candidates is available at