April 19, 2010
Writer: Writer: Andy Cargal

Brigham Young University-Idaho is pleased to announce the appointment of Guy M. Hollingsworth to the position of Associate Academic Vice President for Student Connections, effective immediately.

Guy Hollingsworth is currently the director of Internship and Career Services. As part of his new responsibilities, Hollingsworth will oversee areas such as Academic Support, the Learning Model in relation to students, Advising, academic societies, and preparation of students. Hollingsworth's appointment will allow the Academic Office to consolidate these and other areas under common leadership, thereby creating a better academic connection with students.

"We are pleased to have Brother Hollingsworth's experience, insight, and leadership in this position. He has served the university well for more than 15 years, and we look forward to his faithful service in this new appointment," said Academic Vice President Fenton Broadhead.

Hollingsworth has just recently returned from active duty in Iraq, where he had served since March 2009.