Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC), in conjunction with the Southeast
Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, held a meet and greet for BSCTC President Dr. Devin
Stephenson on Tuesday, June 2 on its Pikeville campus.
I am very humbled to have been selected to lead such a great college, said Dr. Stephenson.
We are excited about the potential, the possibilities and the promise that exist and
that will continue to come to this region in the future.
Dr. Stephenson, who assumed the role of president on June 1, said BSCTC will be responsive
to improve workforce, economic and community development in its service area.
I pledge to you a college that will be proactive, will be a good partner and corporate
citizen, a solution seeker and a problem solver, he said. We will be quick adapters
and I commit to you energy, innovation and collaboration we want to make things happen.
Dr. Stephenson encouraged business leaders in attendance to find the passion for the
If not now, then when? he asked the crowd. If not us, then who?
Jacob Colley, president and CEO of the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, announced
that Dr. Stephenson would be a member of the chambers board of directors.
If we want to bring jobs to our region, partners like Big Sandy Community and Technical
College will play a critical role, said Colley. Dr. Stephenson will be a valuable
asset to our board.