The Meridian Community College Foundation celebrated a lifetime of giving when it hosted its annual membership celebration at Northwood Country Club on Tuesday, Nov. 2.
"The story of my life is streaked in green and white." That's how Brandon Dewease, MCC director of student engagement, sums up his passion for his alma mater.
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.
With her students living more than 7,000 miles away in China, the workday begins incredibly early for educator Ericka McDonald, a graduate of Meridian Community College whose first online English language lesson usually starts around 4:30 a.m.
Four Meridian Community College Eagles, Neil Henry, Wanda McPhail, Michele Maida Smith and Dr. Reginald Sykes will be added to the College's Hall of Fame roster on Thursday, March 25, during a ceremony spotlighting their achievements.