Former Community College Official in Dowagiac Charged

Aug 15, 2014
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Prosecutors say DeRue didn't disclose the fact that he owned the marketing company and defrauded the college to the tune of $200,000.

Source: Mlive

DOWAGIAC, MI - When he took the job as the new executive director of marketing at Southwestern Michigan College in 2011, Gregory DeRue recommended to school officials an Indiana marketing company to handle its TV, radio and billboard advertising. The problem was, according to an 11-count indictment filed in U.S.

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