Huebner to address MSU Meridian fall graduation

Dr. Tom Huebner (Photo: Meridian Community College)

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The president of Meridian Community College will address the fall 2018 graduates of Mississippi State University-Meridian.

Dr. Tom Huebner will deliver the Dec. 13 commencement address during an 11 a.m. ceremony at the MSU Riley Center.

Nearly 120 students are candidates for degrees.

“Dr. Huebner has been an outstanding leader in Mississippi’s community college system both at East Mississippi Community College and now at MCC,” said MSU President Mark E. Keenum. “He is an integral part of the community in Meridian and Lauderdale County and has been a reliable partner to MSU in our efforts to bring outstanding educational opportunities to the people of east central Mississippi and West Alabama.”

Huebner held positions at Southwest Baptist University, William Carey College, Carson-Newman University, Shelton State Community College and East Mississippi Community College before being named president of MCC.