Faculty & Staff Profiles
Edna Baehre-Kolovani named President of TCCApril 16, 2012
Edna Baehre-Kolovani will become the fifth permanent president of Tidewater Community College (TCC), effective on or about July 1, 2012. She will succeed Deborah M. DiCroce, who retired last winter after serving as TCC’s president for the last 14 years. Peter A. Spina has been serving as the college’s interim president since March 1.
Cindy Bird: Accounting ProfessorApril 4, 2012
TCC accounting professor actually enjoys taxes.
Rick Alley encourages, engages studentsMarch 19, 2012
A teacher at heart, Alley gets to know his students and often spends time after class with those struggling to write, encouraging them to put pen to paper for that first paragraph.
Eric Hayes: Professor of ChemistryFebruary 29, 2012
Bringing chemistry to life, he routinely demonstrates chemical reactions by conducting safe experiments during lectures.
President DiCroce receives President Emerita designationJanuary 20, 2012
Tidewater Community College President Deborah M. DiCroce has received the title of “President Emerita,” conferred yesterday by the State Board for Community Colleges. DiCroce steps down as president on March 1, 2012, and will begin her “second act,” becoming president and chief executive officer of the nonprofit Hampton Roads Community Foundation.
TCC names two new provostsJanuary 19, 2012
Tidewater Community College President Deborah M. DiCroce has announced new provosts to head the college’s Portsmouth and Norfolk campuses.
Anne Pinkerton: Professor of Biology and HealthJanuary 11, 2012
Biomedical scientist Anne Pinkerton's love of experiential learning led her to develop internships at the Virginia Zoo and Nauticus, a maritime learning center.
Gabriela Toletti: Professor of SpanishNovember 15, 2011
Gabriela Toletti, professor of Spanish, brings a rich combination of cultural awareness and innovative teaching to the classroom.