Northern College Announces The Hire of Executive Director, Community, Business Development and Employment Services

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TIMMINS, ON: Northern College has officially announced the newest addition to its senior management team. On June 9th, 2014, Ms. Christine Heavens will assume the role of Executive Director, Community, Business Development and Employment Services.

Heavens has acted as the college’s Academic Manager of Trades and Technology for the past three years and brings extensive experience and knowledge of the college to her new role. Prior to commencing employment at Northern College, Heavens served the Township of Black River-Matheson for 11 years as Director of Works and Operations.

“Christine’s managerial and leadership experience, effectiveness in leading various college initiatives, and the rapport and respect she’s established throughout her career will serve her well as she assumes her new responsibilities,” says Fred Gibbons, President of Northern College. “I am extremely pleased to welcome Ms. Heavens to this new role and am confident that we have once again found the right individual to lead the Community, Business Development and Employment Services team to continued success.”

Ms. Heavens will be guiding the team previously led by retiring Vice-President, Community, Business Development and Employment Services, Bob Mack who steps down June 30th following a distinguished, 35-year career with Northern.

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Crystal Bresson
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705.235.3211 ext. 2253
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