• MHCC President Skari Bestowed Pacesetter Award

    Gresham, Oregon, October 2022 – Congratulations to President Dr. Lisa Skari who was named the 2022 National Council for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 7 Pacesetter of the Year for excellence in special leadership and support in college communications and marketing.

    As the President of Mt. Hood Community College, she has remained a strong supporter of the marketing and communication efforts of the college and the efforts of NCMPR. As the former Vice President for Institutional Advancement and former Foundation Executive Director at Highline College in Washington State, she created an integrated marketing, recruitment, and fundraising division.

    President Skari was honored on Monday, October 17, 2023, at the district’s conference in Vancouver, Washington. As the NCMPR District 7 2022 Pacesetter, she is automatically a finalist for the national Pacesetter of the Year award.

    NCMPR presents an annual Pacesetter Award in each of its seven districts across the country. District 7 encompasses the community, technical and junior colleges in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, and Yukon Territory.