The National Association of Community College Teacher Education Programs (NACCTEP) has selected Dr. Cynthia Gissy of West Virginia University at Parkersburg to be its new ambassador for the Mid-Atlantic region. The NACCTEP Board implemented the ambassador program with the goal to provide guidance and assistance to all members who may not have immediate access to a Board member. The program objectives are to:
Gissy is chair of the education and humanities division at WVU Parkersburg. She holds a bachelor of arts in elementary education, a master of arts in curriculum and instruction and a doctorate of education from West Virginia University. Ed.D. She has worked at WVU Parkersburg since 1998.