We are pleased to announce Mckenzie Jackson has been appointed Director of Admissions. Mckenzie is responsible for planning and managing activities related to the admissions process and recruiting students for all Ozarka College campus locations.
Additionally, Mckenzie will represent Ozarka College and communicate the opportunities of higher education available, guide students through the admissions process, organize campus visits for prospective students, oversee the Student Ambassador Program, promote scholarship opportunities available to students, and serve as an integral part of the student services team.
"We are excited to welcome Mckenzie into this critical role for the College, " said Zeda Wilkerson, Ozarka College vice president of student services. "Mckenzie will be an asset to the Student Services team and we look forward to him leading our recruitment efforts."
Jackson holds a Bachelor of Science in Education from Arkansas State University and is currently working on a Master of Science in Business Administration from Louisiana State University. Prior to this new role, Jackson served as the Ozarka's Project Coordinator of the Delta Understanding and Preventing Substance and Opioid Abuse in Rurality. Additionally, Jackson served five years as Senior Investigator for the Arkansas State Police under the Crimes Against Children Division.
"I am honored to have been selected as the Director of Admissions and look forward to joining the student services team, " said Jackson. "I will ensure that prospective students know what life-changing opportunities await them here at Ozarka College."
For more information about Ozarka College, to register for classes, or schedule a campus visit please call 870.368.2300 or visit our website at www.ozarka.edu.