Cynthia Cheeley-Lazenby Named OFTC’s Newest BOD Member
The Oconee Fall Line Technical College (OFTC) Board of Directors inducted Cynthia Cheeley-Lazenby of Warren County as its newest member during a Sandersville meeting, Thursday, November 19.
Lazenby was sworn in by Washington County Probate Judge, Russell Sheppard.
Although governed by the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), OFTC’s local board of directors play an important role in accomplishing the mission of the College while working in concert with the State Board.
The purpose of the local board is to facilitate the delivery of programs, services, and activities as directed by the State Board of the TCSG. They also advise the President and State Board of local industry and community needs for the programs and services provided by the technical college, and advocate within the community and the state on issues of importance in support of workforce development efforts.
Lazenby serves as the Warren County Clerk of Superior Court and has a passion for serving people and her community.
The mission of Oconee Fall Line Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, is to contribute to the economic and workforce development of east central Georgia through quality technical and continuing education, adult education, and business and industry services. The College offers associate degrees, diplomas, technical certificates of credit, and non-credit certificates in a student-centered learning environment through traditional and distance education modes of delivery.
The 22 colleges of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) are Georgia’s top resource for skilled workers. TCSG offers world-class training in 600 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs to students who are trained on state-of-the-art equipment by instructors who are experts in their fields. The system also houses Georgia’s Office of Adult Education, which promotes and provides adult literacy and education programs, including high school equivalency (GED® and HiSET®) exams, throughout the state. In addition, TCSG partners with companies through Quick Start, the nation’s top customized workforce training program, and through its individual colleges, who work with local industry to provide workforce and training solutions. For more information, visit www.TCSG.edu.