Dr. Christopher L. Hall, Interim President
Interim President Dr. Christopher L. Hall earned his doctorate in Community College Policy and Administration from the University of Maryland University College and holds a master’s of Public Administration with a concentration in Criminal Justice from Jacksonville State University. In addition, Dr. Hall has earned a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and a graduate certificate of Higher Education Administration from the University of South Carolina. In 2014, Dr. Hall was selected as the Governor’s Professor of the Year for Two-Year Colleges.
Most recently, Dr. Hall held the position of Dean of Business and Public Service at Sumter’s Central Carolina Technical College. In addition to his work at Central Carolina, Hall has served as a reserve deputy with the Richland County Sheriff’s Department and is a sergeant in the Provost Marshal’s Command of the South Carolina State Guard. Hall has also previously served as a corrections officer and training resource officer for the S.C. Department of Corrections.
Dr. Lamin Drammeh, Executive Director and Special Assistant to the President, Interim Vice President for Institutional Research, Planning and Development
Denmark Technical College has named Dr. Lamin E. Drammeh, Executive Director of the College, to serve as Chief of Staff and Special Assistant to the president. Dr. Drammeh joins us from SC State University where he served in several leadership positions including Senior Research Director for Outreach, Planning, and Development. Dr. Drammeh brings to Denmark Tech 15 years of higher education leadership, management, and development experience in both domestic and international arenas.
Mr. Ram'on O. Wideman is a business and finance professional whose experience in managing fiscal affairs spans more than fifteen (15) years. A native of Greenwood, SC, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Wideman also holds a Master of Arts in Business Management degree, a Master of Business Administration degree, and a Master of Health Administration degree from Webster University. Wideman is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Management from Walden University. He comes to us from Benedict College in Columbia, SC where he served as Director of Financial Planning & Analysis and Assistant Vice President for Business and Finance.
Mr. Stephen Mason, Associate Vice President for Economic & Workforce Development
Mr. Mason is Associate Vice President of Economic & Workforce Development. He was hired in 2006 as Dean of Continuing Education and after leaving the college for a brief period, he returned as AVP of Economic & Workforce Development. He earned his undergraduate degree in Manufacturing/Mechanical Engineering Technology from Clemson University his master’s degree in Secondary Education from South Carolina State University. He has over 29 years of Industrial experience.
Mrs. Teresa Mack, Interim V.P. for Student Affairs/Director of Grants and Contracts/Title III
Mrs. Tarshua Teresa Mack has been active in the field of grant management and development for 18 years. She has previous experience in project management in a corporate industry and strategic alliance and governance in a major non-profit organization. She has 14 years’ experience in Higher Education. Teresa has managed and developed numerous programs funded by Department of Education, Department of Energy, Department of Commerce, SC Department of Education, National Science Foundation, National Aeronautics Space Administration, Bank of America, U.S. Customs, Internal Revenue Services, AgFirst, and Home Depot. She currently serves as Director of Grants and Contracts, Title III and Special Programs. She has a Bachelors of Science Degree in Organizational Management, Masters of Arts Degree in Organizational Management and has completed significant courses in Project Management and Higher Education.
Mr. Fred Bove, Director of Information Technology
Mr. Fred Bove’ has served as the Director of Information Technology since 2016. He has extensive experience in network design, administration, and project management experience on large-scale network and system infrastructures. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional Systems Engineer and Trainer and has his MCSE, MCT, Network+, Security+ and A+ certifications.
He previously worked for the South Carolina Technical College System and the South Carolina Department of Public Corrections as an Information Resource Consultant II; Service Manager and Chief Engineer at MicroPrice, Inc.; and as an IT instructor at Midland’s Technical College.