Melanie Stowe

The New College Institute announced hopes of landing a deal with Newport News Shipbuilding to teach students how to build ships. Now it says it plans to teach healthcare and social workers how to counsel clients with pain pill addictions. Melanie Stowe has been named the new Associate Director to help Executive Director Leanna Blevins accomplish the new goals. Stowe worked as Public Relations for Henry County Public Schools and most recently was the Director of Public Relations and Business Development at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research in Danville.