Associate Dean, Professional Development and Community Engagement
Leroy Hurt is an alumnus of West Point where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management. He has also earned Master's degrees from the University of Washington, Regis University, and California University of Pennsylvania. He holds the professional designations of Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT). Throughout the year, he manages our Online Career Training Programs and the Project Management Academy with supplemental courses. He also facilitates and directs the college's focus in community engagement.
Amanda Bergeron is an alumna of The University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management with a concentration in Small Business Development and Entrepreneurship and a Master's degree in Higher Education Administration. She also holds the designation of Certified Program Planner (CPP) and Certified Virtual Meeting Planner (CVP) from the Learning Resources Network (LERN). Throughout the year, Amanda manages the Alabama Community College Leadership Academy, the Alabama Association of School Business Officials certification programs and conferences, the ADHD conference, Aging Successfully conference, the Grief and Bereavement seminar, the College Board's Advanced Placement Institute, the Autism conference, Doing What Matters for Alabama's Children conference, the UA Faculty Institute, Leadership U, and the UA Systems Scholars Institute.