PRCC Physical Therapist Assistant program graduates 16

May 2, 2023

Pearl River Community College’s Physical Therapist Assistant program recently pinned 16 graduates in a ceremony at the Dr. Cecil Burt Special Events Room at the Forrest County Campus.

Group of 15 students stand and sit in front of Pearl River Wildcats backdrop.

The students included, from left: Front row – Talena Satcher of Enterprise, Brook Smith of Waynesboro, Bree Logan of Hattiesburg, Ashley Allen Graham of Purvis, Payton Kerley of Hattiesburg, Lily Stephens of New Hebron and Mary Nix of d’Iberville. Back row – Tristan Anderson of Carriere, De’Edwin Hawthorn of Collins, Markeria Butler of Tylertown, Kaitlyn Gressett of Purvis, Michelle Norton of Carriere, Symira Scott of Carthage and Joseph McLaurin of Hattiesburg. Not pictured are Alayna Acosta of Gulfport and Ally Rhodes of Hattiesburg.

PRCC Program Director is Tracie Lee Thornton. Instructors are Audrey Jackson and La’Brista Sylvester. Program administrative assistant is Mickie Dampier.

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Article by Chuck Abadie. Photography by River Roderick.

Each community college president is asked to bring two (2) wrapped door prizes, minimum value of $50 each. We will have a station set up at the conference for you to drop off the door prizes.

Each community college is asked to provide name tags for their Board members, administration, and staff attending the conference.