Vice Chancellor to speak at Minden Lions Club

Dr. Jayda Spillers will be the guest speaker for the Thursday, Sept. 23 meeting of the Minden Lions Club.

Dr. Spillers is the Vice Chancellor of Education and Workforce Partnerships at Northwest Louisiana Technical Community College. She joined NWLTCC after serving 26 years in secondary career and technical education. Dr. Spillers brings her leadership experience as a high school and school district administrator. She served as Bossier Parish’s Career and Technical Education supervisor and as the principal of the Bossier Parish School for Technology and Innovative Learning (BPSTIL), which was named a “World-Leading Learners” school through the America Achieves network.

She is passionate about all things career and technical education. At NWLTCC, her mission is to positively impact the community as she strives to place students on paths to high wage, in demand careers, as well as providing upskill opportunities to our regional workforce. She and her husband, Allen, who is a mechanical engineer at Barksdale AFB, live in Minden, and they have one son, AJ.

The Minden Lions Club meets Thursdays at noon at the American Legion Memorial Home, located at 119 W. Pine St. in Minden.