CPD in action

Networking at the maritime outlook conference.

San Jacinto College was a Silver Sponsor at the recent Petrochemical Maritime Outlook Conference, coordinated by the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region. Continuing & Professional Development staff members represented the College well, networking with key industry and business leaders, and manning a SJC display booth. Shown in the photo at the conference are, from left, Chancellor Dr. Brenda Hellyer; David Lewis, CPD Director of Business & Professions; Captain Mitch Schacter, Director of the SJC Maritime Training Center; Dr. Sarah Janes, CPD Vice President; and Dr. JD Taliaferro Jr., CPD Director of Applied Technologies. Other SJC employees who attend the conference include Dr. Maureen Murphy, South Campus President; Dr. Allatia Harris, North Campus President; Dr. Gary Friery, North Campus Dean of Business & Technical Education; Teri Fowlé, Associate Vice Chancellor of Marketing; Richard Prets, Small Business Development Center Director; and Sandy Vanya, SBDC Program Administrator.