Hannah Carter of Pikeville, a Business Administration major, and Ja’Niyah Williams were finalists and Logan Matthews of Goldsboro, an Associate in Arts major, was named the winner of WCC’s Governor Robert W. Scott Student Leadership Award. The winner was the college’s nominee for this award at the state level, which is presented by the North Carolina Association of Community College Presidents to recognize outstanding student leadership and service.
The 2019-2020 members of Who’s Who Among Students at Wayne Community College and their majors are:
Luke Barefoot of Pikeville, Associate in Arts;
Alyssa Brinkley of La Grange, Associate in Arts;
Kelly Dail of Goldsboro, Associate in Science;
Taylor Gay of Goldsboro, Associate in Science;
Kimberly Hughes of Pikeville, Human Services;
Carolyn Mack of Richlands, Associate Degree Nursing;
Kali Mcleod of Middlesex, Practical Nursing;
Lance Offield of Goldsboro, Computer Programming and Development;
Brynn Smith of La Grange, Associate Degree Nursing;
Jada Smith of Raleigh, Dental Hygiene;
Madeline Smith of Pikeville, Dental Assisting;
Sarah Staton of Warne, Dental Hygiene; and
Jenna Woodard of Princeton, Associate Degree Nursing.
The Who’s Who designation honors WCC’s leading students for their academic excellence and contributions they make to the college and community. Only 1 percent of the students who attend WCC are selected for this honor annually.
The 2019-2020 Student Government Association Officers were recognized for providing leadership to their fellow students, the college, and the community. They are President Logan Matthews; Vice President Matt Willoughby of Goldsboro; an Associate in Engineering major; Secretary Payton Herring of Goldsboro, a Dental Assisting major; and Public Information Chair Hannah Carter.
The 2019-2020 Ambassadors were honored for their service. They are Luke Barefoot; Taylor Gay; Alvin Ward of Goldsboro, a Business Administration major; Alyssa Brinkley; Brynn Smith; and Kelly Dail. Ambassadors represent the college at special events on campus and within the community, and must maintain full-time academic status and a 3.0 or higher grade point average.
Wayne Community College is a public, learning-centered institution with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, the college serves around 11,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry, and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 140 college credit programs. WCC’s mission is to meet the educational, training, and cultural needs of the communities it serves.