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Davis Legacy Honored at UACCM

Approximately 200 guests were on-hand for the rededication and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the newly-minted “Dr. Larry D. Davis Workforce Training Center,” in honor of University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton Chancellor Emeritus Dr. Larry D. Davis. During his tenure as UACCM Chancellor from 2010 until his retirement in 2019, Davis was responsible for the conceptualization and vision of the Workforce Training Center, and oversaw construction on the facility until its opening in 2018. “If it were not for Dr. Davis’ commitment, leadership, and unwavering dedication to this building’s design and construction, we wouldn’t be standing here today,” said UACCM Chancellor Lisa Willenberg during her opening remarks. President of the University of Arkansas System, Dr. Donald R. Bobbitt was in attendance and praised the facility, describing it as a “model for the other two-year schools in the University of Arkansas system.  Former Chair of the UACCM Board of Visitors Doug Bran