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Public Invited To Attend Reception In Wylie Honoring Collin College

Sept. 24, 2009 – Community leaders in Wylie invite the public to attend a reception honoring Collin College for its 25 years of educational impact and partnership with local businesses in Collin County from 5:30-7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 8 at Sanden International, 601 Sanden Blvd. in Wylie.

Guests will have an opportunity to visit with members of the Collin College leadership including Cary Israel, president of Collin College, Dr. Bob Collins, founding board member and chair of the Collin College Board of Trustees, and Maher Maso, mayor of Frisco and chair of the Collin College Foundation Board of Directors. Former students and current scholarship recipients from the area will also be in attendance.

Serving as hosts for the evening are: Guy Brown, Sachse Economic Development Corporation; Stephanie Caraway, Sanden International; Anita Collins, American National Bank of Texas; Baron Cook, Commonwealth Title Company; Lisa Gallagher Ellrich, Gallagher Construction Services; Greg Hillis, American National Bank of Texas; and Sam Satterwhite, Wylie Economic Development Corporation.

To RSVP for this event, contact Gerry Harris at 972.442.7901 or gerry@wylieed.com by Thursday, Oct. 1.

Collin College serves more than 46,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.