COLBY — Colby Group Higher education welcomed Justin Villmer as the new vice president of small business affairs and main economic officer. He commenced his role on Feb. 4.
“My existence was significantly impacted by an accounting instructor when I attended a local community faculty,” Villmer stated. “I genuinely believe in the opportunities of the two-yr sector of increased training. Colby Group Faculty delivers a house where by life adjust can take place, and I am energized to be a aspect of it.”
Villmer started his job in banking and general public accounting and entered bigger education to provide as the accounting manager at Hutchinson Local community School for three yrs. He was the assistant dean and director of finance for Washburn University Institute of Technological innovation for a few and a half years before arriving at CCC.
“We are really psyched to insert Vice President Villmer to our staff,” stated President Dr. Seth Carter. “He has administrative working experience at two other Kansas establishments that will be priceless in going Colby Local community University ahead.”
Villmer has lived in Kansas most of his daily life. Following acquiring an associate diploma from Hutchinson, he attended Emporia Point out College, the place he attained a bachelor’s diploma in organization and a Learn of Accountancy. He and his spouse Jessica have six youngsters that assortment from 10 months to nine yrs. Exterior of get the job done, Villmer enjoys fishing, camping, backpacking, street visits, and attending concert events.
He filled the posture earlier held by Carolyn Kasdorf, who commenced in January at Indiana University South Bend as vice chancellor of administration and finance.