March 20, 2013
Herkimer County Community College President Ann Marie Murray has announced a staff appointment.
Eric M. Vernold, Ed.D., Rome, NY was appointed College Now Specialist at HCCC. Dr. Vernold will be responsible for training, orientation, supervision and support of new College Now faculty. He will coordinate information sessions in participating schools as well as registration, data collection and course material collection. He began his new position at Herkimer on March 4, 2013.
Vernold previously worked at HCCC as an adjunct faculty member teaching American History, World Politics and Regional Geography. He was named 1993 Utica Observer-Dispatch Outstanding Teacher; and received the 1991 C. Robert Clarke Award, given to the most outstanding student-teacher at SUNY Cortland.
Vernold holds a B.A. in History, M.S. in Reading and NY Certification in Educational Administration, all from SUNY Cortland. He holds an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from NOVA Southeastern University; with professional affiliations including the American Association of School Administrators and National Association of Secondary Principals.