Press Release from Coahoma Community College Public Relations; (662) 621-4061 - Brittany Davis-Green - firstname.lastname@example.org
CLARKSDALE – Coahoma Community College is proud to announce its December 2016 Employees of the Month.
Honored as CCC’s faculty Employee of the Month is David Jones of Tutwiler, Mississippi.
Jones has served as an English instructor in CCC’s Division of Academic Affairs since 2006.
“I am humbled and pleased to receive this honor,” said Jones. “I spend so much time concentrating on what I’m doing in the classroom, so it’s good to know that others have noticed my work ethic. …The students will always be my motivation.”
A native of Atlanta, Jones received a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Science in Education with a concentration in English from Alcorn State University.
Outside of work, he enjoys reading, running, traveling and spending time with family.
Honored as CCC’s staff Employee of the Month is Letha Richards of Clarksdale, Mississippi.
Since joining CCC in 1997, Richards has served in several capacities, including biology instructor, project director for Department of Labor grants, and development officer.
She currently serves as CCC’s Director of Educational Outreach.
Richards said she’s very grateful to be recognized for her work.
“It makes me feel that all the things I’ve done for CCC and our students haven’t gone unnoticed,” she said.
Richards’ hobbies include entertaining others and making people laugh. She also enjoys acting in stage plays and has been previously recognized as Best Actress at Delta State University.
After retirement, Richards said she plans to pursue acting professionally in Hollywood.
The purpose of CCC’s Employee of the Month program is to recognize and reward faculty and staff who exhibit work and behaviors that support and further the mission, goals, values and initiatives of Coahoma Community College.
Each Employee of the Month winner receives a picture, a designated parking spot, a shirt from CCC’s Bookstore, a hair style or cut courtesy of CCC’s Cosmetology/Barbering Department, marquee announcement and website recognition.
CLICK HERE to learn more about CCC’s Employee of the Month program or to submit a nomination for next month’s nominees.