Dr. Devin Stephenson Selected for Florida Association of Colleges & Universities (FAC&U) Board of Trustees

May 31, 2017

NICEVILLE- Dr. Devin Stephenson, President of Northwest Dr. StephensonFlorida State College, has been selected to the Board of Directors for the Florida Association of Colleges and Universities (FAC&U).

Members of the FAC&U Board of Directors are chosen by member institutions. FAC&U members represent all sectors of higher education in Florida.

“It is always an honor to be recognized by our colleagues across the state,” said Dr. Stephenson. “I am grateful for the confidence my peers have placed in me to serve in this capacity, and I look forward to working with other members of the FAC&U board to advocate for and advance higher education in Florida.”

Established in 1933, the Florida Association of Colleges and Universities is the only non-governmental organization in the state of Florida that represents the common interests of all three sectors of the state's higher education system -- state universities; public community colleges; and private, independent colleges and universities.

Dr. Stephenson was selected by the NWF State College Board of Trustees on November 5, 2016, to be the fourth president of the college. Stephenson assumed his role as president of NWF on January 3, 2017. He also serves on the Board of Trustees for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) as a member-at-large.

For more information about FAC&U: http://www.facuflorida.org/index.php