Cynthia Anthony Is the New Leader at Enterprise State Community College

anthonyThe Alabama Community College System has announced that Cynthia Anthony is the new acting president of Enterprise State Community College in Enterprise, Alabama. The college enrolls about 2,800 students at the Enterprise campus and its five Alabama Aviation Centers. According to the latest U.S. Department of Education data, African Americans make up about 22 percent of the student body.

President Anthony has been serving as dean of students at Lawson State Community College in Birmingham. She is a graduate of Talladega College in Alabama and holds a master’s degree in counseling from the University of Alabama Birmingham.

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