Paul Parnell, president of Norco College, announced that he has accepted the position of chancellor for the State Center Community College District in Fresno, CA. Parnell will be assume this on March 18.
“It has been my distinct pleasure to serve as the president of Norco College,” Parnell said. “During my tenure at Norco College, we have served thousands of students with the education they need and our communities deserve. We won many awards for excellence for our students, staff, faculty and great programs.”
Chancellor Michael Burke thanked Parnell for his efforts in advancing the educational opportunities afforded Norco College’s students.
“The personal pride he took in these efforts with the assistance of the Norco College faculty and staff was apparent to me the first time I met him,” Burke said. “I remain impressed by his many accomplishments.
“I wish Paul the best in this new opportunity, and I know he will be sorely missed.”