Motlow TN Promise Director Jonathan Graham advances to finals of state SOAR competition

Motlow State Community College employee Jonathan Graham, Tennessee Promise director, has been named a state finalist for the Tennessee Board of Regents Outstanding Achievement & Recognition Staff Excellence Award for community colleges.

Motlow State Community College employee Jonathan Graham, Tennessee Promise director, has been named a state finalist for the Tennessee Board of Regents Outstanding Achievement & Recognition Staff Excellence Award for community colleges.

Motlow State Community College Tennessee Promise Director Jonathan Graham was selected as an institutional finalist and invited to compete at the state level for the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) Outstanding Achievement & Recognition (SOAR) Award for Staff Excellence.

Graham was nominated by Motlow State staff and attended the Tennessee Leadership Training Institute in November. He becomes one of only three regional finalists selected from Regional Competition to advance to the state level.

The foremost criterion for the Excellence Award is an overall excellence in the responsibilities of a staff member’s specific appointment service and/or professional activity.

The SOAR Regional competition was held Feb. 6 at TCAT Smyrna. Graham will compete at the state competition Wednesday, March 19, at the Doubletree Hotel in Nashville. Winners will be announced at the SOAR Awards Banquet on March 20.