Tag: missouri community college association

Missouri Community Colleges Association awards six legislators

BRANSON, Mo. – The Missouri Community Colleges Association (MCCA)’s convention and trade show, four legislators were awarded on Thursday evening for their support of Missouri Community Colleges. Rep. Jean Evans, Rep. John Weimann, Rep. Sandy Crawford, Rep. David Wood, and Sen. John Rizzo were recognized for their work in the […]

Millner named president of Missouri Community College Association

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Community College Association has found their next president/CEO. Brian Millner has been chosen to lead the association in their efforts to advocate on behalf of Missouri’s 12 community colleges starting on September 1. Millner succeeds former president Rob Dixon, who took over as acting director […]

Greitens announces Rob Dixon as new director for Dept. of Economic Development

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Governor Eric Greitens has selected the current president of the Missouri Community College Association as Missouri’s new Acting Director of Economic Development. In a release issued Friday afternoon, Greitens announced his decision to name Rob Dixon as the head of the state’s economic development agency. “Our top […]

New community college network seeks to build skilled workforce

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A new agreement between the state’s community colleges is looking to increase the availability of a skilled workforce in the Show-Me State and help the state’s economy grow. The Missouri Community College Workforce Development Network, signed by the heads of twelve different schools, aims to build […]

CTE diplomas could become a reality

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Senate Education Committee heard three bills today – two from Sen. Gary Romine, R-Farmington, and one from Sen. Ed Emery, R-Lamar. SB172, sponsored by Romine, which would require the State Board of Education to establish minimum graduation requirements for a career and technical education high school […]