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All students will meet with an Admissions Specialists for an initial advising and registration appointment to build their first semester schedule. For all future semester advising sessions, students will meet with their Academic Advisor. For Pre-Health Science students, your Advisor will be your Admissions Specialists until you are admitted to your program.

All Students will continue to visit an admissions counselor when:

  • Dropping or adding a course during the Drop/Add period
  • Withdrawing from a course
  • Changing your program

Admissions Specialists are here to help you choose the best career pathway, connect you to all the resources and services available to you, and to ensure that you have completed all necessary items in order to start your academic program and find success at CCCC. We look forward to meeting you soon.

Lee Main Campus

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Chris Newcomb

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Chris Newcomb
(919) 718-7507
dnewcomb@cccc.edu
  • University Transfer (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering) (Alpha N-R)
  • Special Credit (Alpha N-R)
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Alpha A-L)
  • Dental programs (Alpha A-L)
  • Medical Sonography (Alpha A-L)
  • Health & Fitness Science
  • Health Information Technology
  • Human Services
  • Early Childhood
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

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Kanon Nixon
(919) 718-7236
knixo857@cccc.edu
  • University Transfer (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering) (Alpha S-Z)
  • Special Credit (Alpha S-Z)
  • Veterinary Medical Technology (Alpha M-Z)
  • Dental programs (Alpha M-Z)
  • Medical Sonography (Alpha M-Z) *Lead
  • Paralegal
  • Computer Engineering Technology
  • Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Information Technology
  • Broadcast Production
  • Criminal Justice
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

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Derek Lewis
(919) 718-7313
dlewi107@cccc.edu
  • Associate Degree Nursing
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

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Cricket Jones
(919) 718-7511
mjone978@cccc.edu
  • University Transfer (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Engineering) (Alpha A-M)
  • Special Credit (Alpha A-M)
  • Business Administration, Human Resources, Accounting (Alpha A-Z)
  • Healthcare Management
  • Library Information Technology
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

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Adam Wade
(919) 718-7526
awade064@cccc.edu
  • Welding
  • Industrial Systems
  • Computer Integrated Machining
  • Motorcycle Mechanics
  • Automotive Systems
  • Automotive Restoration
  • Cosmetic Arts Programs
  • Career & College Promise - Homeschool
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.

Harnett Main Campus

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Trinnette Nichols-JonesSchedule an Appointment

Trinnette Nichols-Jones
(910) 814-8827
tnich497@cccc.edu
  • Practical Nursing
  • Career and College Promise
  • Health Information Technology
  • Last Names A-M - All Other Programs
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

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Shatea McNeill
(910) 814-8867
smcne310@cccc.edu
  • Medical Assisting
  • Last Names N-Z - All Other Programs
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.

Chatham Main Campus

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Rhonda Jones

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Rhonda Jones
(919) 545-8025
rjone553@cccc.edu
  • Career and College Promise (Home School)
  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing
  • University Transfer
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 Leftwich

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Ramona Petty
(919) 545-8028
rleft059@cccc.edu

  • Building Construction
  • Culinary Arts
  • Early Childhood
  • Sustainable Agriculture
  • Sustainability Technologies
  • University Transfer
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.

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Robert Powell
(919) 777-7774
rpowe254@cccc.edu
Basic Law Enforcement