CCRI President Ray Di Pasquale To Step Down

May 21, 2015

Ray DiPasquale the President of the Community College of Rhode Island is stepping down. The decision comes after nearly a decade at the helm.

Ray Di Pasquale during a presentation at the Statehouse with former governor Lincoln Chafee.

Di Pasquale began his first term as President in 2006.  During his tenure the school has seen record enrollments; graduating it’s largest-ever class in 2013. He also oversaw CCRI’s first-ever capital campaign which raised more $7 million.

In a statement Di Pasquale said serving as CCRI President was a “true privilege.”

Di Pasquale will stay on as President until a successor is found. He’ll also serve as an advisor to the State Council on Postsecondary Education until summer 2016.

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