Tue., 9:13am: Hiram names new president

HIRAM The Hiram College Board of Trustees has elected Dr. Lori Varlotta as the 22nd president of the institution.

Varlotta, 50, is the first woman president in Hiram history. She is the senior vice president for planning, enrollment management and student affairs at California State University, Sacramento. She will succeed Tom Chema who is retiring after 11 years.

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