Dr. Tina Tinney, Chancellor of Nunez Community College, welcomed Louisiana's Community and Technical College System President (LCTCS), Dr. Monty Sullivan, to campus on Friday, January 10, 2020 as part of a statewide advocacy tour highlighting the important role Nunez and the other 11 community colleges in our state plays in workforce development and education.
In Dr. Tinney's opening remarks, she stated that, "Nunez's mission is to provide relevant and innovative training and education in an effort to prepare our students not only for jobs of tomorrow, but also for the jobs that don’t yet exist."
Before an audience of our area's state legislative delegation, St. Bernard Parish officials, community partners and the Nunez Foundation Board, Dr. Sullivan's presentation focused on transfer opportunities for students, workforce development, college and career readiness, adult education and open admissions.
Legislative delegates in attendance included Senator Sharon Hewitt - District 1, Representative Ray Garofalo, Jr. - District 103 and Senator Joe Bouie - District 3.
About Nunez Community College
Nunez Community College is a student-centered institution that delivers relevant and innovative curriculum integrating the arts, sciences, and humanities leading to academic credentials and workforce opportunities. Nunez serves a vital role in the community by engaging with partners to support student success and personal growth. Founded in 1992, Nunez Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees, certificates, and diplomas. Nunez is located at 3710 Paris Road, Chalmette, LA. For more information, visit www.nunez.edu