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C. SOREY NAMED REGISTRAR AT TCC
Norfolk resident is first to hold new position
Va. – (Aug. 9, 2005) – Tidewater Community College is pleased
to announce that Kellie Crawford Sorey has been appointed to the
newly established position of TCC registrar.
In this position,
Sorey will serve as chief student records officer for the college.
She will manage the functions and staff of central admissions
and records, as well as electronic self-service functions for
As part of
the larger college-wide reorganization, the registrar supports
TCC's vision as the new millennium's strategic community college
by providing strong student-focused leadership in the areas of
admissions and records.
promoted to registrar from her position as coordinator of enrollment
services for TCC. She has 13 years of experience in college administration,
including two years as director of training and faculty support
for distance learning at Old Dominion University . She also was
regional director of Teletechnet, a distance-learning program
that partners ODU and all Virginia community colleges.
resident, Sorey holds a master of education degree, with an emphasis
in student personnel administration, from Virginia Polytechnic
and State University . Furthering her education, she is a Ph.D.
candidate at ODU in community college administration.
Tidewater Community College
is the second largest of the 23 community colleges in the Commonwealth
of Virginia, enrolling more than 36,000 students annually. The 37th
largest in the nation’s 1,600 community-college network, TCC
ranks among the 50 fastest-growing large community colleges. Founded
in 1968 as a part of the Virginia Community College System, the
college serves the South Hampton Roads region with campuses in Chesapeake,
Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach as well as the TCC Jeanne
and George Roper Performing Arts Center in the theater district
in downtown Norfolk, the Visual Arts Center in Olde Towne Portsmouth
and a regional Advanced Technology Center in Virginia Beach. Forty-four
percent of the region’s residents attending a college or university
in Virginia last fall were enrolled at TCC. For more information,