Clark State Community College has selected a new president. Dr. Jo Alice Blondin will take over for Karen Rafinsky, who announced that she would retire at the end of the school year.
Since 2006, Dr. Blondin has served as the chancellor of the Ozark Campus at Arkansas Tech University. She is credited with growing the enrollment by 600 percent.
Blondin says she is excited about the opportunity to lead Clark State and has identified the challenges that lie ahead.