Whitlow to Speak at Wor-Wic Graduation
April 28, 2009

H. Clay Whitlow, executive director of the Maryland Association of Community Colleges (MACC) in Annapolis, will address the 2009 Wor-Wic Community College graduates at commencement on Wednesday, May 13, at 7 p.m., at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center.

Founded in 1992, MACC is a voluntary, non-profit organization that represents the 16 community colleges in Maryland. MACC is governed by a 32-member board of directors composed of the president and one designated trustee from each member college.

Prior to joining MACC, Whitlow served as president of Evergreen Valley College in San Jose, Calif. Whitlow also worked as an engineer and a lawyer prior to his career in higher education. In 1986, he was appointed to the Colorado Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education. A few years later, he went to work for the Colorado Community College System as vice president of educational services.

Whitlow received his bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich., and his juris doctorate from Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y.