A leader in Augusta higher education is retiring.
Dr. Shirley A. R. Lewis announced this afternoon that she's stepping down as president of Paine College.
She's been the president since 1994, and is Paine's first female president.
The historically black college is supported by the United Methodist Church. It has over 800 students and offers liberal arts degrees.
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