Hedlund Heads to Washington County 

The President of Eastern Maine Community College is heading to Washington County.Dr. Joyce Hedlund has been nominated as President of Washington County Community College in Calais.Hedlund has headed up the Bangor campus for 16 years.Now she’ll succeed Dr. William Cassidy who retired from WCCC at the end of 2009.Hedlund says she’s looking forward to playing a part in the future of the Washington County school.The nomination will be made to the Maine Community College System Board of Trustees later this month, and they’ll get to vote.Hedlund is expected to start in her new job in July.A national search for a new president at EMCC will begin in early February.

President Hedlund