April 8, 2014
Named 2014 Greater York Chamber of Commerce President
ROCK HILL, SC — Dr.
Jack Bagwell, Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs; Business,
Computer, Arts and Sciences Division here at York Technical College
has taken the role as the 61st President for the Greater York Chamber
of Commerce for 2014.
The Chamber has deemed this a “significant
milestone in the Chamber’s 75 years of service to the business
community of Western York County.” With over 20 years of diverse and
progressively responsible experience in technical education, Dr.
Bagwell is sure to make momentous contributions to the Chamber and its
Dr. Bagwell began his career in education
at York Technical College as an adjunct biology instructor in 1991,
during which time he was also employed as an Environmental Laboratory
Technician with the City of Rock Hill. In 1993, he transitioned into a
full-time faculty role and taught biology for approximately eight
years. Since leaving his role as a full-time faculty member, he has
served as York Technical College's Instructional Specialist, Associate
Dean for Learning Technologies, and Dean of Learning Resources. In his
current role as the Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs for
the Business, Computer, Arts & Sciences Division, he continues to
contribute to the college’s mission through his work and his actions.
In addition, Dr. Bagwell has served as the
Interim Vice President for Development for York Technical College.
While maintaining an active teaching schedule at York Tech, he also
serves as an exigency faculty member in the Biology Department at
Winthrop University. Dr. Bagwell and his wife Leigh Ann reside in Rock
Hill where they are raising their three children.
About York Technical College:
York Technical College, is a public, two-year institution of higher
education that offers a variety of associate degrees, diplomas, and
certificates. York Technical College’s mission is: Building Our
Community Through Maximizing Student Success.
York Technical College / 452 South Anderson Road / Rock Hill, SC