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Drake State Hosts Redstone Arsenal Garrison Commander


J.F. Drake State Community and Technical College was privileged to host Col. William Marks, Garrison Commander at Redstone Arsenal on April 28, 2016.  It was an honor to have Col. Marks visit our campus and tour many of the labs including our culinary arts, cisco, biology, welding, cyber security, machine tool technology, electrical and engineering graphic labs.  Instructors were available to brief Col. Marks on the instruction in their respective programs. 


Dr. Mary Jane Caylor, Dean of Workforce Development stated that “Our community is a better city because Col. Marks has served as the Garrison Commander since July 2013 and his passion for education is exemplified in his many contributions to education.” 

Pictured from Left to Right:  Joyce Rentz, Stacy Hull, Terri Stover, Dr. Kemba Chambers, Col. William Marks, Dr. Mary Jane Caylor, CSM Kim Bradshaw, Dr. Nicole Barnett and Neoka Hambrick.

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