Waubonsee Community College President Christine Sobek is announcing that she plans to retire at the end of year. Sobek told the college’s board of trustees about her intent to retire Wednesday night.
Sobek says in an email to students and staff that is has been an honor and privilege to serve as president for 21 years. The email also says that Sobek is appreciative of the support, commitment, and dedication she has experienced firsthand. Sobek says the college has an amazing board of trustees, students, employees, and community.
Sobek is set to turn in her official letter of retirement to the board trustees next month. The board is also beginning to discuss presidential transition plans.