K-64 brings education, business, and government together to connect people of all ages with the skills needed to fill jobs and build careers in Catawba County.

HICKORY, N.C. — After hundreds of applications were submitted from colleges across the nation, CVCC was named one of 30 overall finalists in three separate categories for the 2022 Bellwether Awards this past November.

Championed by the late Mark Story, CVCC’s K-64 initiative was a Top 10 finalist in the Workforce Development category.

Representing CVCC at the 2022 Community College Futures Assembly in San Antonio, Texas were CVCC President Dr. Garrett Hinshaw; Robin Ross, Vice President for, K-64 and Talent Development; and Jennifer Jones, Chief Development Officer and Executive Director for Catawba Valley Community College Foundation, Inc.


Written By: Cody S. Dalton, Catawba Valley Community College