LITTLETON, Colo. (June 4, 2014) - Arapahoe Community College Student Recruitment Specialist Edward Nance has earned the Rising Star Award for 2013-14 from the Colorado Educational Service & Development Association at the annual CESDA conference on May 21-23 in Avon, Colo.
CESDA is a statewide, non-profit organization comprised of Colorado high school guidance counselors, college admission professionals and area businesses whose mission is to promote post-secondary education for all students, with specific focus on educationally and economically disadvantaged students, and students of color.
Nance chairs the CESDA Pre-Collegiate Committee and also sits on the organization’s Annual Conference Committee. During the 2013-14 academic year, Nance coordinated three statewide recruiting events that drew over 900 disadvantaged students and students of color.
Nance, who came to ACC in March 2012, earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Colorado and plans to pursue his graduate degree from Adams State University.