Florida State College at Jacksonville has announced the appointment of Dr. John Avendano as its sixth president. Dr. Avendano will replace Interim President Kevin Hyde who has been serving in this role following the retirement of former FSCJ President Dr. Cynthia Bioteau last May. Dr. Avendano is currently the president and CEO of Kankakee Community College in Illinois. He offers more than 30 years of community college experience including previously serving as the president of the Illinois Council of Public Community College Presidents and the past chair of the South Metropolitan Higher Education Consortium President’s Council in Illinois. Read more here.