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Jefferson State CC President retiring

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Dr. Judy Merritt is retiring from Jefferson State Community College.

She's been the school's president for the past 35 years. She was the first woman to be appointed as president of a community college in the state of Alabama. She was appointed in 1979 by Governor Fob James.

Except for four years at Florida International University, Merritt has been the JSCC since it 1965.

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