Bang appointed National Council for Workforce Education President-Elect
Posted on 7/3/2014
North Dakota State College of Science Dean of Technologies and Services Barbara Bang has been named President-Elect of the National Council for Workforce Education (NCWE).
Previously, Bang has served as both the Vice President for Communication and the Regional Director for Region V, which consists of the states of Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. Her term is set to begin on July 1, 2014 where for one year she will serve as President-Elect and the next year as President.
The NCWE, an affiliate council of the American Association of Community Colleges, provides a national forum for administrators and faculty in workforce education and basic skills, as well as representatives of business, labor, military and government, to affect and direct the future role of two-year and other post-secondary institutions in workforce education and economic development.
By placing a strong emphasis on student success in exemplary programs, NCWE serves as the national leader by providing resources and expertise to community colleges to enhance their efforts in preparing the current and future workforce in a global economy.
The NCWE office is located in Bellingham, Wash. For more information visit www.ncwe.org.