The Foundation Board of Directors at Pasco-Hernando State College recently selected new officers to serve volunteer, two-year terms. Frank Rygiel, of Wesley Chapel, was appointed chair of the board while George “Skip” Miller, also of Wesley Chapel, was selected as vice chair. Rygiel, a senior project manager for Batson-Cook Construction, became a board member in 2008 while Miller, a senior vice president for Suntrust Bank, joined the board in 2012.
Mickey Smith, chief operating officer for Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill, and Leonard Sossamon, county administrator for Hernando County, will each serve three-year terms as new directors.
Established in 1975, the PHSC Foundation, Inc., supports scholarships, health programs, faculty and staff development, campus libraries, lectures and other cultural events. With nearly $40 million in net assets, the foundation also funds approximately 500 scholarships each year to deserving Pasco and Hernando county students.
Learn more about the PHSC Foundation at phsc.edu/foundation or call 727-816-3410.
Photo Caption 1: Frank Rygiel, chair, PHSC Foundation Board of Directors
Photo Caption 2: Mickey Smith, director, PHSC Foundation Board of Directors
Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) serves the educational needs and interests of its community by awarding certificates, diplomas, associate and baccalaureate degrees. As a comprehensive, multicampus learning-centered institution, PHSC utilizes various instructional modalities and support services. PHSC provides an accessible, diverse teaching and learning environment rich with opportunities for students to achieve academic success and cultural growth in a global society.