Linnie S. Carter, Ph.D., APR
How long have you been a part of the HACC Foundation Board?
I have been a part of the HACC Foundation Board since March 2012.
Vice President of College Advancement, HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College
Executive Director, HACC Foundation
Which HACC campus location do you represent?
I represent and serve all five HACC campuses.
How long have you lived in the area?
I have lived in the area since March 2012.
Why did you decide to become a member of the HACC Foundation Board?
I became a member of the HACC Foundation Board when I accepted my current position at HACC. I accepted my position for three reasons:
HACC's excellent reputation in the community college world
The wonderful experience my husband and I had when we attended Dr. Ski's inauguration in October 2011
Dr. Ski, who is a remarkable leader
What is your professional background, including current employer and position?
Previously, I was the
vice president of
College in North Carolina;
vice president of
Tyler Community College,
director of the
each of these institutions.
I was an
professor of public
adjunct faculty member in the
Commonwealth University (VCU).
earned a Ph.D.
college leadership in 2009
from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va. Also, I
degree in mass
from VCU. I
Accredited in Public
designation in 2000
from the Public
Relations Society of
What do you enjoy the most about being a member of the HACC Foundation Board?
I most enjoy changing students' lives, getting to know donors and why they choose to give to the HACC Foundation and planning for the future.
What are your hobbies and interests?
education, scholarships and
Write a book,
start a mentoring
crime TV shows
and Criminal Minds)
and spend time with family
friends (especially my husband, Kevin)