Seminoles Welcome New Local Chief

Florida State University’s Panama City Branch Campus will soon have a new Dean.

Dr. George Depuy has been selected to take over the top position at the local campus.

Depuy comes from the University of California, Berkley Extension where he has served as the Chief Academic Officer since January, 2001 and Acting CEO/Dean for the past 14 months.

Depuy will succeed Associate Dean Ken Shaw who has been serving as Acting Dean for the local campus since August when Ed Wright retired.

Shaw will remain as Acting Dean until Dr. Depuy takes over on March 1.