NECC Board of Governors member resigns

NORFOLK - A member of the Northeast Community College Board of Governors has resigned, and the process has begun to replace her.  Peg Niewohner cited constraints with her work schedule in her resignation letter, and her resignation was effective April 17th.  Dirk Petersen, a member of the Board of Governor’s Human Resources Committee, says a four-member committee has been set up to screen applicants for the position.  Niewohner was elected to represent District 5 on the board. That area includes the city of Norfolk and some rural portions of Madison County. Her term expires in December of 2014.