Linda Jameison, vice president for student support and engagement at Tri-County Technical College, received the Joseph O. Nixon Award for Chief Student Affairs Officer. She was honored February 17 by the South Carolina College Personnel Association (SCCPA) for her contributions to the field of student affairs.
Jameison is the only two-year college student affairs professional to be honored by SCCPA this year.
“Under Linda’s leadership, Tri-County has added new programming and expanded our services to support student learning,” said TCTC President Dr. Galen DeHay. “She’s played a critical role in advancing creating high quality experiences that our students and community deserve.”
Jameison has been an active leader in SCCPA and is a committed member in the Southern Association for College Student Affairs officers (SACSA). In 2017 she received the SCCPA’s Clarice W. Johnson award for her contributions to the field of student affairs.
Jameison, who resides in Greenville, SC, holds a bachelor’s degree in clothing studies from Syracuse University and a master’s degree in education counseling from Clemson University. She also is a Certified Global Career Development Facilitator.
She is a past president of the SC College Personnel Association. Other professional affiliations include the American College Personnel Association, Southern Association for College Student Affairs and the National Association of College and Employers.
About Tri-County Technical College
Tri-County Technical College, a public two-year community and technical college serving Anderson, Oconee and Pickens Counties in South Carolina, enrolls more than 9,000 students annually and offers more than 70 major fields of study, including computer technology, industrial electronics, mechatronics, nursing, and university transfer programs. Tri-County boasts the highest student success rate among two-year colleges in the state and ranks in the top one percent nationally for successful student transfers to four-year colleges and universities.