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Presidential Transition

Wednesday, April 19, 2023
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    Gordon T Smith

At the recent Ambrose Board of Governors meeting, President Gordon T Smith advised the board of his intention to submit his resignation with effect from July, 2024. At that time, Dr. Smith will begin to transition into retirement.

In his announcement to the Ambrose community Dr. Smith noted that, “It has been an extraordinary privilege to serve in this capacity for the last 11 years – to be personally invested with you in the mission of this institution and our shared vision for Christian higher education.”

Board Chair, Debi Mills has received and accepted Dr. Smith’s resignation. "In accepting Dr. Smith`s resignation, I would like to note that he has served Ambrose University with integrity and excellence. It has been an honour and privilege to work with him in advancing the vision and mission of Ambrose."

The Board has appointed a search committee to oversee the appointment of Dr. Smith’s successor. Further information regarding the search will be available in the coming weeks.