FDTC announces addition of faculty members for 2019
Florence-Darlington Technical College welcomes several new faculty members in time for the start of the Fall 2019 semester.
John Andrews is a new heating, ventilation and air conditioning instructor at The Continuum. Andrews earned an associate’s degree in HVAC technology from FDTC. His previous work experiences include electrician and engineer for CSX Railroads.
Lenord (Len) Lawson joins the college as an English instructor. Lawson earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Winthrop University and a master’s degree in English from National University.
Leila Rodemann is FDTC’s new economics instructor. Rodemann earned two bachelor’s degrees from Romania’s Babes-Bolyai University, one in economics and the other in political science. She continued her education by earning a master’s degree from Clemson University in economics.
Virgil (Darrien) Smith also joins FDTC’s Lake City site at The Continuum as a welding instructor. Smith earned an associate’s degree in welding and machine tool technology from Greenville Technical College.
Janie Watson is FDTC’s newest biology instructor. Watson earned her bachelor’s degree in pre-med/biology from Newberry College. Watson has also been an adjunct biology instructor for FDTC since 2015.