Jefferson Community College (JCC) is pleased to announce College President, Dr. Ty A. Stone, has been named to City & State New York magazine’s Higher Education Power 100 list. The list includes influential members of academia and leaders from colleges, universities and professional schools in New York State.
This is Dr. Stone’s second time making the list. She ranked number forty-nine on this year’s list, moving up from last year’s position.
“We are so proud to see Dr. Stone recognized in this capacity,” said Judith L. Gentner, Chair of the Jefferson Community College Board of Trustees. “Under her strong leadership, the College served our community well throughout the pandemic and she is laser-focused on strategic, long term plans to keep the College sustainable by adapting to the diverse needs of our students and the demands of a rapidly changing workforce.”
The magazine specifically mentions Dr. Stone’s work in moving forward with the College’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative and service as co-chair of the North Country Regional Economic Development Council. Dr. Stone has served as the sixth president of Jefferson Community College since July 2017.
About Jefferson Community College:
One of 30 community colleges supervised by the State University of New York, Jefferson Community College is the community’s leading resource for leading better lives, offering 40+ associate degrees for career preparation or for transfer to a 4-year college; certificate programs; online learning; business and industry training; and cultural enrichment opportunities for the entire Watertown/Fort Drum region.
Open House and Career Expo To Be Held on March 22, 2024
Jefferson Community College is set to host Open House and Career Expo on Friday, March 22, 2024. Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Jules Center Commons (Building 6). Explore the offerings of JCC and engage with over 50 local employers to discover diverse career pathways.