Former Evansville Mayor Takes Over Ivy Tech Region

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) – Former Evansville mayor Jonathan Weinzapfel will be the new chancellor for Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest.
 
Weinzapfel succeeds former chancellor Daniel Schenk, who retired in February. Schenk served as chancellor at the Evansville-based campus since 1990.
 
WFIE-TV reports that Weinzapfel served two consecutive terms as mayor following his election in 2004. Before that, he served three terms in the Indiana House of Representatives.
 
The Evansville Courier & Press reports that Mary Ann Sellars has served as interim chancellor since Schenk's retirement.  She's vice chancellor of academic affairs for the Evansville region.
 
Ivy Tech Community College has an enrollment of more than 200,000 students annually at campuses throughout Indiana.