Tennessee National Guard Honors CSCC

Friday, August 9, 2019
Pictured, from left to right: SSG Joseph Baydoun, STRONG Act Outreach NCO; Tishauna Hoffman, Veterans Services coordinator; Dr. Bill Seymour, CSCC president; Lt. Col. John Rigdon, commander of Recruiting and Retention Battalion of Tennessee Army National Guard; and Command SGM Michael Owens.
Pictured, from left to right: SSG Joseph Baydoun, STRONG Act Outreach NCO; Tishauna Hoffman, Veterans Services coordinator; Dr. Bill Seymour, CSCC president; Lt. Col. John Rigdon, commander of Recruiting and Retention Battalion of Tennessee Army National Guard; and Command SGM Michael Owens.

The Tennessee National Guard held a presentation at Cleveland State Community College honoring the school for its commitment to students serving in the Tennessee National Guard.

A formal Letter of Intent was signed by Adjunct General, Major General Jeffrey Holmes and presented to CSCC President Bill Seymour.

The letter memorializes CSCC’s intent to "provide qualified instructors, administrators and support staff to conduct a professional program and to provide appropriate student services to service member applicants."


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