MCC honores 30 retirees in ceremony

FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) will honor 30 retirees at virtual recognition event on Oct .22.

Retiring with more than 695 years of service amongst them, the 2019/20 retirees represent every department from Health Sciences to Fine Arts and Student Success Services, to Workforce Development and Public Safety.

“The commitment and dedicated service our 2019/20 retirees have given the college during their tenure has left a lasting impact on students’ lives and on the College, especially this year as we transitioned quickly to tele-work and telelearning due to COVID-19,” said MCC President, Dr. Beverly Walker-Griffea.

This year’s retirees are:

Nicola Beccia, of Davison, Fine Arts & Social Science, 15 years of service

Lynnette Bourne, of Flint, Health Sciences, 18 years of service

Bruce Chalmers, of Midland, Technology, 18 years of service

Diane Crain, of Flint, Public Safety, 22 years of service

Bernard Cunningham, of Vassar, Science & Math, 18 years of service

William Dawson, of Flint, Facilities Services, 32 years of service

Linda Grigsby, of Henderson, Workforce & Economic Development, 19 years of service

Cora Jean Gregory, of Clio, Fine Arts & Social Science, 29 years of service

Anne Gupton, of Lapeer, Counseling & Student Development, 30 years of service

Fairy Hayes-Scott, of Ann Arbor, Humanities, 45 years of service

Gary Hayward (deceased), 31 years of service

Mark Higham, formerly of Swartz Creek, Information Technology Services, 20 years of service

Susan Kolar, of Armada, Business, 16 years of service

David Miller, of Birch Run, Business-Culinary, 24 years of service

Rita Miller, of Flint, Workforce & Economic Development, 15 years of service

Mary Ann Newbill, of Ortonville, Counseling & Student Development, 21 years of service

Carol Nielsen, of Otisville, Business-Cosmetology, 27 years of service

Margaret Pobocik, of Lennon, Health Sciences, 16 years of service

Brenda Phillips, of Rochester, Human Resources, 23 years of service

Kathryn Reynolds, of Flint, Health Sciences, 15 years of service

Jennifer Richman, of Fenton, Southern Lakes Branch Center, 13 years of service

Theresa Stephens-Lock, of Grand Blanc, Public Safety, 19 years of service

Marcia Teer, of Flint, Student Success Services, 29 years of service

Dan Thomas, of Clarkston, Counseling & Student Development, 16 years of service

Laura Tobias, of Holly, Humanities, 32 years of service

Diane Tremblay, of Waterford, Health Sciences, 23 years of service

Lorraine Wcisel, of Davison, Counseling & Student Development,40 years of service

Jennie Welliver, of Davison, Counseling & Student Development, 30 years of service

Dennis Zawol, of Flushing, Science & Math, 18 years of service

Brenda Zicha, formerly of Grand Blanc, Fine Arts & Social Science, 21 years of service