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Mid-South Executives Join Southwest Tennessee Community College Foundation Board

Memphis, TN (February 17, 2009) - The Southwest Tennessee Community College Foundation has welcomed two new members to its Board of Trustees. They are:

Herman Strickland

Herman Strickland – senior vice president of First Tennessee's Mid-South Diversity Banking Group, a commercial and private banking initiative that focuses on providing financial services to the area's minority community.

Mary Tate-Smith

Mary Tate-Smith – vice president of sales for the West Regional Office of CIGNA HealthCare. Smith is responsible for the sales and service within the Memphis-Mid-South Regional Sales office.

Southwest Tennessee Community College offers Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degrees for transfer to four-year colleges and universities; Associate of Applied Science degrees for immediate career entry into technical, business, service, education and allied health fields; and technical certificates to prepare individuals for entry-level positions in the marketplace.

The Southwest Foundation is a non-profit, charitable corporation established to enhance the mission of Southwest Tennessee Community College through the financial support of programs and facilities that provide broader educational opportunities for the college's students, faculty, and staff.