A meeting of two presidents

Published 10:31 am Monday, August 28, 2017

MURFREESBORO – Paul D. Camp Community College President Dr. Dan Lufkin didn’t have to go far to visit colleague and Chowan University President Dr. M. Christopher White.

The meeting was arranged by Lufkin’s fellow Franklin, VA Rotarian Sara J. Crowder, who works in Murfreesboro as a financial advisor for Edward Jones.

College presidents Dr. Dan Lufkin (left) and Dr. Chris White recently met in Murfreesboro.

Prior to the tour of Chowan and meeting with Dr. White, Lufkin accompanied Crowder to a coffee club meeting where he had the opportunity to talk with business and civic leaders in the North Carolina community. During this meeting, Lufkin shared his appreciation for Chowan by discussing the good relationship between PDCCC and Chowan and cited numerous student success experiences that have resulted from the partnership.

When meeting with Dr. White, Lufkin stated that is was a pleasant and productive conversation that focused on “enrollment strategies, vision, and creating an environment that fosters student success.”

Lufkin added, “I enjoyed meeting Dr. White and learning more about the college, as well as the Murfreesboro community.”