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Please use the list of contacts below to assist you in connecting with the services or resources you are seeking. You will find our Admissions Specialists divided by county and will be able to identify your Admissions Specialist by your chosen academic pathway and/or last name. Feel free to make an appointment with your Admissions Specialist for questions about the admissions process, assistance with advising and registration, withdrawing from courses, or questions regarding changing your academic pathway.

General Contacts

Office Chatham County Harnett County Lee County
Admissions (919) 545-8000 (910) 814-8863 (919) 718-7300
Bookstore (910) 814-8810 (919) 718-7275
Business Office (919) 542-6495 (910) 893-9101 (919) 718-7310
Campus Tours (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7300
Career Center (919) 545-8054 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7396
Counseling (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7300
Distance Education (919) 718-7511 (910) 718-7511 (919) 718-7529
Financial Aid (919) 718-7229 (919) 718-7229 (919) 718-7229
General Information (919) 542-6495 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 775-5401
Library (919) 545-8090 (910) 814-8843 (919) 718-7244
Parking Permit (919) 542-6495 (910) 893-9101 (919) 775-5401
Placement Testing (919) 545-8029 (910) 814-8863 (919) 718-7300
Registrar (919) 718-7201 (919) 718-7201 (919) 718-7201
Scholarships (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827 (919) 718-7279
Special Population Services (919) 718-7416 (919) 718-7416 (919) 718-7416
Student Services (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7300
Tuition and Fees (919) 545-8025 (910) 814-8827, 8867 (919) 718-7310

Chatham County Admissions Specialists

Rhonda Jones

Contact Details
Programs
  • Career and College Promise (Home School)
  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing
  • University Transfer
Bio

Rhonda is originally a Florida native, but has lived in North Carolina for several years. She attended the University of South Florida where she graduated with a Bachelor of Art in Communication Disorders. Rhonda also earned her Master of Science in Counseling and Psychology from Troy University. She joined CCCC in 2010 and is passionate about providing student services. Some of her primary responsibilities at the Chatham campus includes advising students’ pursuing a health allied curriculum, the home school Career and College Promise program, and the Student Government Association.

Ramona Petty

Contact Details
Programs
  • Building Construction
  • Culinary Arts
  • Early Childhood
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Sustainability Technologies
  • University Transfer
Bio

Ramona has been in the education field for over 25 years. She started her career at her alma mater, Wake Forest University. She also worked at UNC-Chapel Hill in the School of Journalism before coming to CCCC. She has been with the college for almost 15 years. She has gained experience with private and public institutions and now with the community college system. She started her career at CCCC in the Continuing Education Division.

Harnett County Admissions Specialists

Trinnette Nichols-Jones

Contact Details
Programs
  • Career and College Promise (Home School)
  • Health Information Technology
  • Practical Nursing
  • All Other Programs (Last Names A-M)
Bio

Trinnette Nichols Jones received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Francis Marion University and also earned a Master of Arts in Counseling from Webster University. Trinnette has 14 years of experience working in higher education assisting with recruiting, distance education counseling, admissions counseling and testing. Trinnette has been serving as Director of Student Services at the Harnett Main Campus for the past 7 years, which also includes advising the Student Government Association. Trinnette enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, walks in the park as well as time with extended family and friends.

Shatea McNeill

Contact Details
Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • All Other Programs (Last Names N-Z)
Bio

Shatea received both her BSc in Business Administration, and MBA from Indiana Tech. Shatea has over nine years of experience working in higher education with students at various colleges. Shatea joined CCCC in 2017 and has a passion for helping student both identify and meet their career goals. In her free time she enjoys gaming, traveling, writing, and is a fan of the New York Jets and Mets.

Lee County Admissions Specialists

Chris Newcomb

Contact Details
Programs
  • Dental programs (Last Names A-L)
  • Early Childhood
  • Health & Fitness Science
  • Health Information Technology
  • Human Services
  • Medical Sonography (Last Names A-L)
  • Special Credit (Last Names N-R)
  • University Transfer (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering) (Last Names N-R)
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Last Names A-L)
Bio

Chris was born and raised in Winston-Salem, NC and received his Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies from Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC. He also earned a Master of Divinity and Master of Business Administration from Gardner-Webb. Chris has spent over 10 years in the admissions environment at 4-year universities, working primarily with transfer populations from the community college system. He began working at CCCC on October 1, 2018. Chris was a first-generation college student and enjoys working with students to prepare them for their future successes. In his free time, he enjoys sports, going to concerts, and most importantly spending time with his family.

Kanon Nixon

Contact Details
Programs
  • Broadcast Production
  • Computer Engineering Technology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dental programs (Last Names M-Z)
  • Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Medical Sonography (Last Names M-Z)
  • Paralegal
  • Special Credit (Last Names S-Z)
  • University Transfer (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering) (Last Names S-Z)
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Last Names M-Z)
Bio

Kanon started his college career in the NC Community College System. He now holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from East Carolina University. Kanon has worked in various roles within higher education including career counseling, personal counseling, admissions counseling, and academic advising. He enjoys helping students establish a career that is congruent with their life goals.

Derek Lewis

Contact Details
Programs
  • Associate Degree Nursing
Bio

Derek is a proud product of the community college system having earned his AA in History at East Georgia College. He has since earned degrees in History and Russian at the University of Georgia and Georgia Southern University. He taught for 10 years in high school and community colleges in Virginia and North Carolina. Derek joined CCCC in the fall of 2017 to work with pre-nursing students. In his spare time, you will find Derek volunteering with the Boy Scouts, his church, and exploring the rich history of North Carolina with his wife.

Cricket Jones

Contact Details
Programs
  • Business Administration, Human Resources, Accounting (Last Names A-Z)
  • Healthcare Management
  • Library Information Technology
  • Special Credit (Last Names A-M)
  • University Transfer (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering) (Last Names A-M)
Bio

Cricket holds a BA in Theatre Arts from Hollins College, and a Certificate in Cultural Resource Management from Meredith College. She is also a certified Mental Health First Aid USA counselor. Cricket has over 30 years’ experience in higher education in admissions counseling, teaching, and adult literacy. She enjoys helping students achieve their academic and career goals.

Adam Wade

Contact Details
Programs
  • Automotive Restoration
  • Automotive Systems
  • Career & College Promise (Home School)
  • Computer Integrated Machining
  • Cosmetic Arts Programs
  • Industrial Systems
  • Motorcycle Mechanics
  • Welding
Bio

Adam received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina Wilmington and also earned a Master of Arts in College Student Development from Appalachian State University. Adam has experience working with students at both 2-year and 4-year institutions. Adam joined CCCC in 2015 and loves working with students to discover their path. In his spare time, Adam enjoys running, spending time with friends and family, cooking, and traveling.

Program Specific Specialists

Robert Powell

Contact Details
Contact Details
Programs
  • Basic Law Enforcement