A native of Meridian, Tanksley began working at the College three years ago as a recruiter; seeing those she recruited in 2018 graduate and later become community leaders counts as one of her proudest moments at MCC.
Instilled with the passion of working with community college students, Okolona native Cedric Gathings will officially begin his role as vice president for engagement at Meridian Community College on Aug. 12.
MCC's Director of Advising and Retention Kimberly Rush continues to discover what makes the College special: it's the people.
Rhonda Smith, MCC college and career navigator in the adult education department, was named South Mississippi Adult Education Support Staff Person of the Year.
The West Alabama native worked with a Meridian-based private firm and garnered nine years of accounting experience in the higher education and nonprofit arenas before coming to MCC in April as MCC Foundation Accountant II.