IVC’s Garcia accepts job in Palm Springs

Imperial Valley College Superintendent/President Dr. Martha Garcia is moving on. She’s accepted the job of superintendent and president of College of the Desert in Palm Springs. IVP FILE PHOTO

IMPERIAL — Imperial Valley College Superintendent and President Dr. Martha Garcia will be leaving the college to assume the same titles at the College of Desert in Palm Springs, both schools announced Thursday.

The Desert Community College District Board of Trustees voted 3-2 Thursday to approve Garcia for the post. IVC said she will start her new job on Aug. 20.

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