MCC Professor Elected to Regional PTK Advisory Board
(Bradenton, Fla., Oct. 12, 2005) - Manatee Community College (MCC) Professor Stephanie Cook was elected to a three-year term on the seven-member Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Florida Regional Advisory Board at a regional leadership conference held Sept. 16 and 17 at the University of Central Florida, Orlando. She is the advisor to the MCC Venice PTK chapter and a certified instructor for the PTK Leadership Development Studies Program.
Cook began teaching computer technology classes at MCC in September 1998 and went on to become a full-time professor in August 2000. She also has taught for the Charlotte County School Board and at South Florida Community College, Avon Park.
Cook earned a master's degree in educational technology at Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers, graduating with a 4.0 grade point average (GPA). She graduated cum laude from Florida State University, Tallahassee, with a bachelor's in computer science and mathematics, and has certifications in Information Technology Project Management and Network+.