Chattanooga State Community College names Barry Jennison business and information technologies dean
August 30, 2011
Chattanooga State Community College has named Barry P. Jennison as dean of the Business and Information Technologies Division. Dean Jennison brings more than 15 years of experience in personnel management, training development, strategic planning, fiscal management, curriculum development, program assessment, and teaching at community colleges.
“I was attracted to Chattanooga State because of its reputation as a dynamic educational institution, a true business partner, and a leader in technology whose reach extends throughout the greater southeast region. Each time I visited Chattanooga State I became more impressed with its students and staff, facilities, and achievement-focused vision,” says Dean Jennison.
As dean of Business and Information Technologies, Dean Jennison will be responsible for overseeing programs in accounting, business, information technologies, and paralegal studies.
According to Dean Jennison, “The Business and Information Technologies Division plays a valuable role in providing relevant programs for our rapidly changing economy. We must continue to provide our students the most current business theories and practical applications to ensure they are prepared to succeed in the work force, both today and tomorrow.”
Dean Jennison earned a Master of Arts in Economics from the University of Oklahoma, Norman, Ok., and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Saint Leo University, St. Leo, Fla.