June 16, 2014

Left to right, President Jay Lee, Darcy Garretson, and Rich O'Connell. Darcy Garretson, Superintendent of the Haxtun School District (center) was recently honored for her eight years of service to the Northeastern Junior College Advisory Board. Presenting her with an engraved clock are (left)  Dr. Jay Lee, President of Northeastern and (right)  Rich O’Connell, Retired Executive Director of the Logan County Economic Development Corporation who also serves on the college’s advisory board. Garretson served as the chair of the Advisory Council in 2013-2014 and prior to that was the vice-chair in 2012-2013.  She joined the Advisory Council in 2006.  She brought some excellent insight and a K-12 perspective to the Council, rarely missed a meeting, and was an excellent contributor to the discussions that occurred. (Courtesy Photo)