Meet Wayne Downs: Driver Who Dreamed of Being an Educator
For 15 years,
Wayne Downs was a truck driver, and although he made a good living,
he had always dreamed of being a teacher. At 39, he decided to follow that dream and enroll at
Montgomery County Community College. Today Mr. Downs, now 45, teaches in the
Spring-Ford Area School District.
The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia Spotlights Two Community College Grow PA Champions
Grow PA, a statewide initiative that convenes people and organizations to advance a modern growth agenda, recently shared perspectives from two community college leaders. Dr. John J. “Ski” Sygielski, President of HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, and Dr. Gaetan Giannini, Dean of Business and Entrepreneurial Initiatives at Montgomery County Community College both offered insight into how colleges can prepare their students for 21st century jobs.
Birthdays & Milestones
Hope you Enjoy a Fabulous Year!
Happy (belated) Birthday to Sen. Jim Brewster, Rep. Margo Davidson, Rep. Jim Struzzi and Rep. Dan Williams!