Dr. Katricia Pierson was inaugurated as East Central University's ninth president on September 15th.
Pierson was named ECU's president on February 19, 2017.
Pierson had served as provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at ECU since 2015, after joining the university as assistant vice president for Academic Affairs in 2011.
With experience in both independent and public universities, Pierson has served as a fulltime faculty member for 15 years (biography).
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