Panola College has announced the appointment of Mrs. Cancee Lester to serve as the Director of Shelby County Operations.  Mrs. Lester will assume the position on July 5, 2017.

The Director of Shelby County Operations is responsible for the overall direction and administration of the programs and services provide by the College in Center, Texas. The Director works closely with the Vice President of Instruction and Deans/Directors in consulting on courses and procedures in the academic and technical areas.

Mrs. Lester has worked at Panola College since 2007 as an adjunct professor of psychology.  She is currently employed with Center ISD as a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Master of Arts in School Psychology both from Sam Houston State University.

“We are pleased to have Mrs. Lester join the Panola College team full-time.  The partnership between Shelby County and Panola College is important and longstanding,” said Dr. Greg Powell, President of Panola College. “I know Mrs. Lester will continue to ensure that the educational and training needs of our Shelby County students and businesses are met.”