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St. Petersburg College president Carl Kuttler retires unexpectedly



Kuttler Carl Kuttler, the longtime president of St. Petersburg College, shocked trustees and others in the college community this morning by announcing his immediate retirement.

He said he will stay at the school until a replacement takes over. The board of trustees plans to meet in August to discuss the next steps.

Kuttler had just received a glowing annual evaluation from the board. But lately he has come under fire for some of his hiring decisions. He said he plans to take on new endeavors after leading the college through years of growth.

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[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 10:29am]


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