Two faculty members at the Forrest County Center of Pearl River Community Colleges have been elected officers in statewide associations. Dr. Benny Hornsby of Hattiesburg is president-elect of the Mississippi Professional Educators for 2011-12, and Doug Donohue of Oak Grove has been elected to a two-year term as vice president of the Mississippi Faculty Association for Community and Junior Colleges.
Hornsby is chair of the social studies department at PRCC’s Forrest County Center. He will be president of MPE for 2012-13.
Donohue is a mathematics instructor at the Forrest County Center. After serving as vice president, he will serve a two-year term as president of the state association.
The Mississippi Faculty Association for Community and Junior Colleges is an advocate for the interest and welfare of community and junior college faculty and employees who work in direct support of instruction. Dr. Kyle Hill, director of bands at PRCC, is completing a two-year term as president.