Ft. Scott, KS - Fort Scott Community College (FSCC) is
pleased to announce the hiring of the new Director of Development, Bailey
Lyons. Lyons is a Fort Scott native and
a graduate of Fort Scott High School.
She received her bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting from the
University of Kansas (KU).
honored to have been named the new Director of Development at FSCC,” said Lyons.
“Scholarships and educational funding enhance the education of young adults,
creating opportunity in their lives that may not have existed before; the
chance to be an integral part of that process gives me a sense of great pride
formally worked as a bank manager and commercial lender, senior credit analyst
and commercial analyst. While studying
at KU, she worked as the Student Development Associate for the Endowment
her community involvement in Bourbon County reflects good initiative for her
new position. Lyons was the 2011-13
Event Chairperson for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life and the 2012 Finance
Chairperson for the Fort Scott Skate Park Committee. She is an active member of
the Bourbon County Young Professionals League and the chairperson for the
organization’s annual Career Day, which is hosted for area high school
students. Lyons is a mentor in the Fort
Scott Career Exploration Mentoring Program, pairing high school students with
business professionals to assist and provide direction as they decide what
career path they wish to pursue. In addition
to these activities, she enjoys coaching youth softball and basketball and was
the 2012 Recreation Department Coach of the Year.
forward to building and maintaining strong relationships with our deserving
students, dedicated faculty and staff, proud alumni, and gracious donors,” said
Lyons. “It is my anticipation that this
position will be very challenging, but equally rewarding. The vast
opportunities to grow and strengthen both the Endowment and Alumni Associations
are very exciting to me, and I am eager to get started.”
information, contact Juley McDaniels at firstname.lastname@example.org or 620-223-2700.