President Marcy elected to Executive Committee of CIC Board of Directors

Dominican University President Mary B. Marcy has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Board of Directors. President Marcy will serve a two-year term from January 2018 to January 2020.

President Marcy was elected Vice Chair for Resource Development. The election was held during a meeting of the Board of Directors at CIC's 2018 Presidents Institute in Hollywood, Florida, on January 4.

CIC is the only national higher education association that focuses solely on providing services and a broad range of initiatives directly to independent colleges and universities to help improve the quality of education and strengthen institutional resources.

"The Council is pleased to have Mary Marcy as a member of the Board's Executive Committee," said CIC President Richard Ekman. "CIC continues to implement many new programs, projects, and services and needs a strong Executive Committee to oversee their planning and execution. I am certain that President Marcy will bring insight and valuable experience to the leadership of the Council, and I look forward to working with her."

CIC is an association of 767 nonprofit independent colleges and universities, state-based councils of independent colleges, and other higher education affiliates, that works to support college and university leadership, advance institutional excellence, and enhance public understanding of independent higher education's contributions to society. Founded in 1956, CIC is headquartered in Washington, D.C.


January 24, 2018