TCC honors SNU Tulsa alumni's successes

TULSA, OK - Each year Tulsa Community College (TCC) honors the Best of TCC and showcases some of its finest who are selected for their personal and professional successes. This year’s event took place at the Renaissance Tulsa Hotel and Convention Center. TCC helps make Tulsa a better city by providing an educated work force with increased earning and spending potential.

Pictured is: Davis Berryman(left), Oklahoma House Speaker Chris Benge(center) and TCC President Tom McKeon were among those at Best of TCC event in the Renaissance Hotel. SHANE BEVEL/Tulsa World

Dr. Davis Berryman, Vice-Provost and Dean of the Graduate Studies program at Southern Nazarene University (SNU), spoke to the crowd about SNU’s partnership with TCC in providing a smooth transition for students wishing to transfer to a four-year institution.

SNU -Tulsa sponsored the Best of TCC 2008 as they have done in the past. This year two SNU Tulsa alumni were honored: Preston Doerrflinger and Karlene Durfey. Two transfer scholarships were awarded to: Sandi Uebelhart and Marsha Smith. Both Sandi and Marsha are in enrolled in the SNU Tulsa Family Studies and Gerontology program.

Some of the proceeds of the event help fund TCC Alumni and Friends scholarships.

Individuals or companies interested in nominating a TCC honoree for next year’s Best of TCC, contact Deidra Kirtley at 918-595-7844. For more information on TCC visit