By Press Reports
The Southwest Tennessee Community College Foundation welcomed Derrick Pratt to its Board of Trustees.
Derrick Pratt is a native of Ackerman. Pratt is the General Manager responsible for overall profit and loss (P&L) for recycling plants in the eastern United States. Pratt’s prior experience includes leading profit and loss results for a $150 million private label copy paper business. His community service and leadership roles in civic organizations include past contributions to the Board of Advisors at Mississippi State Business School, a mentor in the Memphis NEXUS Leadership Program, and Board of Directors at Project Management Institute. Pratt graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering and earned a Master of Science in Business Administration.
The Southwest Foundation is a non-profit, charitable corporation established to enhance the mission of Southwest Tennessee Community College through the financial support of programs and facilities that provide broader educational opportunities for the college’s students, faculty and staff.