Dr. Mike Jenkins, Kilgore College’s Vice President of Student Development, is one of 25 administrators across the nation to be honored by Phi Theta Kappa as a 2014 Distinguished College Administrator.
Jenkins will be presented with the honor during this year’s PTK Annual Convention, “Nerd Nation,” April 24-26 in Orlando, Fla.
The Distinguished College Administrator Award is given to college vice presidents, deans or leaders other than college presidents/CEOs serving in an administrative capacity who have demonstrated a strong level of support for PTK during their tenure.
Nominees should have served in their position for at least five years as of Dec. 4, 2013. Among the 2014 recipients, the average length of service is more than 14 years.
More information: www.ptk.org/25-Named-Distinguished-College-Administrators
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, headquartered in Jackson, is the largest honor society in American higher education with more than 1,285 chapters on two-year and community college campuses in all 50 of the United States, Canada, Germany, Peru, the Republic of Palau, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the British Virgin Islands, the United Arab Emirates and U.S. territorial possessions. More than 2.5 million students have been inducted since its founding in 1918, with approximately 135,000 students inducted annually.