HGTC President to Lead SC Council of Presidents
Horry-Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) is proud to announce that Dr. Marilyn Murphy Fore, HGTC President, will lead the Council of Presidents for the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education.
The Council of Presidents is comprised of the chief executive officers of each South Carolina public institution of higher education. The purpose of the Council of Presidents is to advance collaboration, cooperation, innovation, and efficiency across the state’s system of higher education. As President of the Council, Dr. Fore will convene the meetings that serve as a forum for discussing the mutual needs, concerns, and issues facing public postsecondary education in the state.
“Higher education institutions are in good hands due to the dedication, leadership, and vision of my fellow presidents in the colleges and universities of South Carolina. It is our mission to forge a strong sense of unity and purpose to promote the value of a postsecondary education for the economic, social, and cultural development in our state,” said Dr. Marilyn Murphy Fore, HGTC President.
Leadership of the Commission rotates annually between the state technical colleges and the four-year universities. President Fore’s term will run from July 2022 through June 2023.