Lorch Hired as VPAA at Ozarka College
Published on June 18, 2019
Ozarka College is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Chris Lorch as the Vice President for Academic Affairs. Dr. Lorch has served at Ozarka since 2008, as an English faculty member, Division Chair for Arts and Humanities, and most recently as Associate Vice President for Academics for the past five years.
"We are excited for Dr. Lorch to assume the responsibilities of Chief Academic Officer at Ozarka College. He is an experienced and mature educator and administrator who brings vision and a passion for student success, " said Dr. Richard Dawe, Ozarka College President.
Dr. Lorch earned his Bachelor of Science in English Education degree from Williams Baptist College, and his Master of Science in Education in English degree from Arkansas State University. He recently completed his Doctorate of Education in Adult Learning with an emphasis in Community College Leadership from the University of Arkansas. Before joining Ozarka, he taught at the Newport School District, the Southside School District, and the Piggott School District as an English instructor.
*** Photo: Chris Lorch, Ozarka College Vice President for Academic Affairs.