» Tallahassee Community College board of trustees has selected Jim Murdaugh as the college's new president, beginning Jan. 1. Murdaugh is TCC's assistant vice president and since 1999 has been director of the college's Florida Public Safety Institute in Gadsden County. He has three degrees from Florida State University, including a doctorate in public administration.
» The Florida Society of Pain Management Providers named Warren Pearson executive director, replacing Paul Sloan, who will stay on as president. Pearson was chief prosecutor at the Florida Department of Health.