Okanagan College hires new director

Okanagan College will welcome a new face to its leadership team July 2 – Russel Boris as director of international education

Okanagan College will welcome a new face to its leadership team July 2 with the appointment of Russel Boris as director of international education.

Boris comes from Medicine Hat College, where he has served more than 16 years in the international education department.

“The experience Russel will bring to our college will be essential in furthering our goals and in meeting the needs of our students and community,” said Charlotte Kushner, vice-president of students.

During his tenure at Medicine Hat College, Boris worked in more than 25 countries and has drawn students from about 50 countries to the Alberta community.

“I’m really looking forward to joining Okanagan College and am excited about the opportunities that exist to build on the successes of the international education department,” said Boris.