RAYMOND – Hinds Community College has named Dr. Tyrone Jackson as Vice President of Student Services and Dean of Students for the Raymond Campus as of July 1.
Jackson, of Clinton, has held the title of Associate Vice President/Dean of Students for the Raymond Campus since August 2013. He is also the Title IX coordinator for the Hinds district. Prior to his work at Hinds, the Rosedale, Miss. native spent two years at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, as dean of students for the Jefferson Davis Campus.
He is a graduate of Delta State University, where he received his bachelor’s degree, Master’s of Education degree and Doctor of Education degree.
Jackson said he is honored by the opportunity by Hinds President Dr. Clyde Muse to expand the scope of student services in the president’s cabinet.
“Given the scope of my student services responsibilities for the District and the magnitude of student development activities which supplement classroom learning, this position warrants elevation to a cabinet-level position,” Jackson said. “Thus, this move will also coincide with most higher education institutions across the country.”
In his new role, Jackson will report directly to Dr. Muse, as do all vice presidents at the college.Dr. Tyrone Jackson named a VP at Raymond Campus