MCCF Honors 2017 Hero of Education, Dr. Ioanna Morfessis

MCCF Honors 2017 Hero of Education, Dr. Ioanna Morfessis

Each year, the Maricopa Community College Foundation (MCCF) selects a Hero of Education among the community and business leaders who have contributed to Arizona public education, MCCCD, and our students. Ioanna Morfessis, Ph.D., was selected as the 2017 Hero of...

Heroes of Education Announces 2017 Date

Heroes of Education Announces 2017 Date

Christina Schultz, Chief Executive Officer of the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation, has announced that the 2017 Heroes of Education event will take place on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at the Sheraton Grand in Downtown Phoenix.  This annual event will focus on...

Heroes of Education Recipient Advocates a Call to Action

Heroes of Education Recipient Advocates a Call to Action

The Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation sponsored the annual Heroes of Education event on April 21, 2016, at the Sheraton Grand in Downtown Phoenix.  J. Doug Pruitt, Chairman and retired CEO of Sundt Construction, was recognized a champion of higher education in...

New CEO Leads The Foundation

New CEO Leads The Foundation

Christina Schultz has been named Chief Executive Officer of the Maricopa Community Colleges Foundation. The selection was made following a national search, interviews with several stakeholder groups, and consultation with the Foundation Board. Prior to her selection,...

Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick Named District Chancellor

Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick Named District Chancellor

During a special meeting May 4, 2016, the Maricopa County Community College District Governing Board named Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick to the position of Chancellor. Dr. Harper-Marinick becomes the District's fourth chancellor. In brief remarks during the special...

Plans Advance for West Valley Veterans Center

Plans Advance for West Valley Veterans Center

The West Valley Success Project Advisory Committee has begun to identify potential locations for a new center to provide support to military personnel, veterans and their families as they move from active duty to civilian life. Modeled after the success of the East...

Doug Pruitt to be honored at 11th Annual Heroes of Education Event

Doug Pruitt to be honored at 11th Annual Heroes of Education Event

J. Doug Pruitt, Chairman and retired CEO of Sundt Construction, has been named as the 2016 Hero of Education. This award, celebrating its 11th year, is given to a champion of public education in Arizona and recognizes the personal and professional commitment to...