Rancourt made the decision to resign in order to be closer to her grandson, and will take on a new position at Humber College in Mississauga, Ontario as the Academic Vice-President.

“The VP Academic position at Humber represents an incredible professional opportunity that will allow me to continue to follow my passion for academics at the largest polytechnic institution in Canada, while at the same time bring me closer to family,” Rancourt said.

Northern Lights College Board of Directors will immediately begin the process of selecting a new president.