Search on for new head at Maine community college

Posted Jan. 16, 2010, at 1:10 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — The Maine Community College System is searching for a new president for its campus in Bangor.

College system President John Fitzsimmons says Joyce Hedlund, who has headed Eastern Maine Community College for 16 years, will become president of the Washington County Community College in Calais beginning in July.

Fitzsimmons says a national search for Hedlund’s successor at the Bangor community college will begin in February.