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NETC Honors Two Alumni for Outstanding Success

Northeastern Technical College presented two alumni with Outstanding Alumni Awards during the NETC Homecoming and Reunion held May 18 at its campus in Cheraw.

The college recognized Willie Williams of Bennettsville and Dr. Patricia Lindsey of Cheraw for their professional achievements and success.

Williams graduated from the formerly named Chesterfield-Marlboro Technical College (CMTC) in 1978 with a degree in business. He owns and operates Williams Tire Service in Bennettsville.

Williams has served on the Business Division of NETC's Advisory Board for 20 years and has been a guest speaker many times for the college's business classes. He was appointed to the Private Industry Council by former Gov. Dick Riley, and he has served on the Economic Development Board for Marlboro County. He is also a trustee of his church.

Lindsey started her education at CMTC by earning an associate degree in 1984 and transferring to the University of South Carolina to earn a bachelor's degree. At USC, she entered the pharmacy program and graduated in 1988. She earned her doctorate in pharmacy from the University of Florida in 2008.

Lindsey is the director of pharmacy for Marlboro Park Hospital in Bennettsville. In 2009, Marlboro Park Hospital recognized her as Clinical Manager of the Year.

Lindsey is also a faithful member and officer in her church.

Dr. Ron Bartley, president of Northeastern Technical College, presents Willie Williams of Bennettsville with a plaque recognizing him as an outstanding alumnus of NETC.

Dr. Ron Bartley, president of NETC, presents
Willie Williams with an Outstanding Alumnus Award.

Dr. Ron Bartley, president of Northeastern Technical College, presents Dr. Patricia Lindsey of Bennettsville with a plaque recognizing him as an outstanding alumnus of NETC.

Dr. Patricia Lindsey accepts an Outstanding
Alumna Award from Dr. Bartley.

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