April 3, 2006
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Southwest Names New Board
Member to Foundation
Southwest Tennessee Community College has named Charles B. “Chip” Wiggs,
Vice President of Sales and Marketing with MBI, to its Foundation Board
Wiggs has been with MBI, the Mid-South’s largest contract office
furniture dealer, since July of 2005.
“As an executive new to the Memphis area, I am committed to quality
education such as that provided by Southwest Tennessee Community
College,” says Wiggs. “Southwest’s high standards and student-centric
philosophy afford opportunities for continuing education and allow
people to achieve their educational, career, personal and economic
goals. Southwest provides educational opportunities that not only
benefit individual students but also enhance our entire community
through increasing a graduate’s ability to compete in an increasingly
technical and complex economic environment.”
Prior to moving to Memphis, Wiggs and his wife Gloria resided in Chicago
where he served as the Vice President of Sales for the Itasca, IL-based
Environetx. He and his wife reside in Cordova, TN.
The members of the Foundation Board serve three-year terms. The Board is
a non-profit, charitable corporation, holding a 501(c)(3) designation
from the Internal Revenue Service and is a supportive but separate
entity from the College.