National Search for Our Next Chancellor

On November 16, 2015, the Tarrant County College Board of Trustees announced it will conduct a national search for a chancellor after the passing of TCC Chancellor Erma Johnson Hadley. The chancellor is our top administrative leadership post, and we are the 12th largest institution of higher education in the United States.

We Want Your Input

What qualities you would you like to see in our new chancellor?

Please share your thoughts about the characteristics you feel our new chancellor should have in order to lead our College and keep Success within Reach for our students.

My Input for the Chancellor Search


Time Line for Our Chancellor Search

Subject to Change

  • Firm delivers applications to Board Members
  • Process Discussion
Date Day Board Actions Board Meeting Search Firm Meeting
February 18 Thursday Board selects top search firms to interview Yes No
February 25 Thursday Board interviews top search firms & selects firm Yes Yes
March 14 Monday Firm & College announce vacancy & begin accepting applicants No No
April 22 Friday Search for Chancellor closes No No
April 27 Wednesday
  • Firm delivers applications to Board Members
  • Process Discussion
Yes Yes
May 9 Monday Board selects top applicants for preliminary interviews Yes Yes
May 18 & 19 Wednesday & Thursday
  • Board conducts interviews with top applicants
  • Discussion of possible findings
Yes–Critical Yes
June 2 Thursday Board hosts Community Forum for Finalist(s) Yes–Critical Yes
June 9 Thursday Board names the finalist Yes No
June 30 Thursday Board hires Chancellor Yes–Critical No
Number of Meetings & Time Frame 8 5


Follow Our Progress

We will continue to communicate with students, faculty, staff and the community by posting updates here throughout the process.


Updated May 04, 2016


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