Meet the new Director of the Civitan International Research Center
Dr. Craig Powell began his tenure at the CIRC in September of 2018. He stopped by the offices of Civitan International to chat with Civitan Magazine for the September issue.
Watch his welcome video, at left, and be sure to read the interview in the magazine and online in Civitan News.
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