FSMIS (December 19, 2013): The College of Micronesia-FSM Board of Regents has announced reaching an agreement with Dr. Joseph M. Daisy, extending his tenure as President of the college until January, 2016.
Dr. Daisy has been the President of COM-FSM for the past two years.
In a letter to the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) President Manny Mori, the chairman of the COM-FSM Board of Regents, Mr. Kasio E. Mida, indicates that Dr. Daisy's first two years "have been marked by a culture of continuous quality improvement which has instilled a renewed sense of unity, success, and pride" for the college community.
"His leadership has helped COM-FSM come together as a learning community, embed participatory governance into the life of the college, and become a purposeful institution based upon a culture of evidence", Mr. Mida states.
The board has decided to retain Dr. Daisy who is seen as a "visionary, dynamic leader" for the college to further build a more beneficial future of post-secondary education for FSM students within their home atmosphere.
Hails from Boston, Massachusetts, Dr. Daisy is the fifth President of the College of Micronesia-FSM.