Three Lamar State College – Orange instructors have been chosen for the inaugural class of the Texas Academic Leadership Academy.
The Texas Academic Leadership Academy (TALA) is a new program sponsored by the Texas Council of Chief Academic Officers that aims to support, prepare, and enhance professional development opportunities for faculty and leaders in academic affairs.
The Lamar State College – Orange instructors nominated to represent the campus are Dr. Suzonne Crockett, Dr. Mary Sizemore, and Mr. Andrew Preslar.
Dr. Crockett is the Director for Math, Education, and Leisure Learning, Dr. Sizemore is the Director of Learning Technology, and Mr. Preslar is the Director of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.
The three instructors were nominated by Dr. Gwen Whitehead, LSC-O Vice President for Academic Affairs.
“I’m pleased that our three nominees were accepted into the first class for the Texas Academic Leadership Academy,” Dr. Whitehead said. “This opportunity will give them more tools to use as departmental and campus leaders.”