Four MGCCC Board of Trustees members honored for service

From left: Mike Andrews, Harry Roberts, Jay Fletcher and Don Massengale, all MGCCC Board of Trustees members, received plaques in recognition of their years of service to the college.

From left: Mike Andrews, Harry Roberts, Jay Fletcher and Don Massengale, all MGCCC Board of Trustees members, received plaques in recognition of their years of service to the college.

Four Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Board of Trustees members were recognized for years of service at the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College Trustees Conference held in Biloxi July 11-13.  Those recognized received plaques.

Don Massengale and Harry Roberts, both representing Jackson County, were honored for 25 years of service.  Mike Andrews, representing Harrison County, and Jay Fletcher, from Jackson County, were recognized for 10 years of service.

The MGCCC Board of Trustees is comprised of 23 members representing George, Harrison, Jackson and Stone counties.

Kathy McAdams is an award-winning journalist who has worked at weekly newspapers in Mississippi and the Press-Register in Mobile, Ala. A native of Gulfport, McAdams attended Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, William Carey University, the University of South Alabama and The University of Southern Mississippi. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications and journalism and a master's degree in education and English. She has worked at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College since 2005.