Midway College is pleased to welcome Robert Lakes as its new Director of the McKee Campus. Lakes brings with him nearly three decades of working with students in the education field.
"We are thrilled to have Robert Lakes join our staff. His enthusiasm and desire to help students succeed brings immediate benefits to the Midway College McKee Campus," said Dr. Johnnie Dean, Vice President and Dean of Enrollment Management. "Robert is educating the community about what Midway College has to offer the Jackson County area. He will play a large role in helping the College continue to provide higher education opportunities to students throughout Kentucky."
Robert Lakes is a lifelong Jackson County resident. He retired from Jackson County Public Schools in 2006 where he taught business classes for 27 years and coached basketball, softball, and baseball. Lakes is very enthusiastic about the opportunity to continue working in the community and assisting students in achieving their academic goals. He holds an undergraduate and graduate degree from Eastern Kentucky University.
As Director of the Mckee Campus, Robert Lakes will work with students at the Midway College McKee Campus located in the Jackson County Area Technology Center.