She Goes the Extra Mile to Help Students

Theresa Lee is committed to JCC – 45 years to be exact. Lee, an admissions specialist for health programs, is the college’s longest serving employee and the most recent Rudolph Howell Staff Person of the Year. As she reflects on her four decades here, she said she has enjoyed every job title and every day of her work. “I was raised on a farm so that should sum it up,” she said....

JCC Changed Her Life for the Better: Outstanding faculty recipient tries to instill that encouragement in her students

Paula Parrish truly believes Johnston Community College is a life-changing experience. “I tell my students that we’ve all come from somewhere, we all have a story, and taking the step to come to college can change your life for the better,” the office administration instructor said. “I know it did mine.” A Wilson native, Parrish enrolled in the information systems programming...