BENNINGTON — The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities has announced the election of new officers and board members, including David Rees Evans, president of Southern Vermont College. The three-year term appointment for Evans and seven other campus leaders (representing the association’s eight national regions) was announced at the 2017 NAICU annual meeting in Washington, D.C., earlier this month.
NAICU board members set the association’s agenda on federal higher education policy.
Evans has been president of SVC since January 2015. He has served in academic leadership posts at Buena Vista University, Oklahoma City University, Georgia College & State University and Cornell College.
NAICU serves as the national voice of private nonprofit higher education with more than 1,000 member institutions and associations nationwide.