OAKWOOD - Dr. Dana Nichols will serve as the first ever Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs (AVPAA) at Lanier Technical College.
According to Tavarez Holston, Vice President of Academic Affairs, "This new position was developed to provide academic leadership across all five of Lanier Tech's campus locations. Dr. Nichols is an exceptional collaborator who will excel in engaging our college community and community partners. There are great things on the horizon for our college because we are blessed with great leaders. Dr. Nichols is one of those people."
Dr. Nichols will be responsible for providing vision and oversight to curriculum, libraries, distance education, and dual/joint enrollment across the College's five campuses.
She was formerly the Dean of Academic Affairs for the school's main campus and has more than 14 years of experience in higher education in both the University System of Georgia and the Technical College System of Georgia.