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Search for Next IACLEA Executive Director Underway

The search to identify the IACLEA executive director to succeed Sue Riseling, who announced her retirement in early March, is underway. The Board of Directors Committee leading the search hired an executive recruiting firm and qualified candidates are being identified. The job posting, with a link to the application form, can be reviewed here. The first review of resumes is May 27, 2019.

The search committee invites all members to review the job posting and consider whether you or an associate with outstanding vision, management skills, and commitment to campus public safety would make a first-rate candidate. We seek a diverse pool of highly qualified candidates. Please circulate the announcement via state, local, and other professional networks in which you participate.

President Ominsky announced Riseling’s retirement on March 5 via email and on CONNECTIONS. He noted, “We are committed to a thoughtful, fair, and timely process to recruit another superb executive director. We also will strive to ensure the transition is as seamless as possible and the benefits and services you expect remain first-rate.” He shared the job announcement on CONNECTIONS on April 22.

The selection committee has hired S. Renée Narloch & Associates, based in Tallahassee, Florida, a firm specializing in providing strategic, quality search services in a cost-efficient manner. The Narloch team is committed to recruiting exceptionally talented leaders for senior management positions and brings more than 25 years’ experience conducting hundreds of searches.

As many members have witnessed, ED Riseling has led an incredible transformation of the Association in the past 2½ years. She has left her mark—and the changes have been of great value for IACLEA members and the campus safety profession. The Board of Directors offers its colleague and friend Sue their thanks for her one-of-a-kind contributions, steadfast dedication, and extraordinary vision.


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