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Alderson Broaddus University Names Interim President


The interim president of Elmira College in New York is assuming the same position at Alderson Broaddus University.

The governing board of the university in Philippi announced Wednesday that James “Tim” Barry will assume his new duties Dec. 22 after wrapping up his Elmira assignment. He will serve a minimum of one year.

Richard Creehan announced in October that he is stepping down as president, effective Dec. 18.

Barry has 44 years of experience in higher education administration.