Special to Atmore News
Three administrators with Coastal Alabama Community College will be honored by
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) during PTK Catalyst 2021, the Society’s annual convention, broadcast live from Orlando, Florida, April 8-10.
The Distinguished College Administrator Awards are presented to college vice presidents, deans, or directors serving at post-secondary institutions who have shown strong support of student success on their campus by recognizing academic achievement, leadership, and service among high-achieving students.
Recipients were nominated for the award by the students on their campus. The 2021 recipients from Coastal Alabama Community College are Linda Grant, Dean of Career Technology; and Mary Beth Lancaster, Dean of Instruction.
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society will also present the Paragon Award for New Presidents during PTK Catalyst 2021.
These awards are given to new college presidents who have shown strong support of student success by recognizing academic achievement, leadership, and service among high-achieving students at their college. Recipients were nominated for the award by the students on their campus.
A career educator and administrator, Dr. Craig Pouncey has more than 39 years of classroom and leadership experience in Alabama at the state and local levels. Pouncey previously served as the Superintendent of Jefferson County Schools before being named President at Coastal Alabama Community College in 2019.