Josh Collins has joined Lincoln Land Community College as assistant vice president of business relations. He began his new duties Aug. 3.
Collins previously served as interim CEO of the Springfield Sangamon Growth Alliance and the director of business and community development at the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce. He is a certified economic developer through the International Economic Development Council.
“We are so pleased that Josh Collins has joined LLCC. He has extensive experience with businesses in the community and has been involved with the college’s program advisory committees for years,” said Karen Sanders, vice president of advancement and LLCC Foundation executive director. “With his leadership, we look forward to building and strengthening our business and industry partnerships.”
Collins earned a bachelor’s degree in political studies from University of Illinois Springfield. He was previously recognized as one of Springfield Business Journal’s Forty Under 40.