Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Governor Crist Appoints Karen Moore to TCC District Board of Trustees

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (June 6, 2007) -- Governor Crist names Karen B. Moore and Eugene Lamb Jr., and reappoints Frank S. Messersmith to the TCC District Board of Trustees. TCC President Bill Law thanks the Governor for appointing such capable community leaders and said that the Governor’s diligence to find exemplary trustees demonstrates support for local autonomy of Florida’s community colleges.

Karen B. Moore of Tallahassee succeeds Dr. Alisa Ghazvini. Moore is the president of Moore Consulting Group, an integrated communications, public relations and advertising firm. She serves on numerous boards, including TCC’s Foundation Board for which she was the president in 2003 and chaired its first Capital Campaign that secured $10 million. She is the recipient of the National Association for Community Leadership's Distinguished Leadership Award, the Pacesetter Award from Leadership Tallahassee, the Silver Medal Award from the American Advertising Federation and the Stanley Tait Award for Outstanding Achievement in Public Relations from FPRA.

Read the full news release on the TCC Web site.