Vice President for Student Affairs
Lisa Bracken serves as Central Carolina Technical College’s Vice President for Student Affairs. She has served in this role since 2008. In this capacity, Ms. Bracken provides leadership and oversight for recruitment, testing services, admissions, financial aid, student records, outreach locations, student life, counseling services, career services, tutoring services, and TRIO and PBI grant programs. Ms. Bracken is responsible for overseeing student services, processes, personnel, budgets, and planning.
Prior to serving as Vice President for Student Affairs, Ms. Bracken served as the Director of Admissions and Records, Assistant Registrar, Disability Services Counselor, Admissions Counselor, Recruiter, and Program Manager for Shaw Center. She also worked in a psychological treatment facility for children, domestic violence programs, and as a foreign language instructor overseas. Ms. Bracken has twenty-nine years’ experience in counseling and education.
Ms. Bracken is a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota and came to Sumter, South Carolina as a dependent of a military member serving in the U.S. Air Force. She holds an Associate in Arts degree from the University of Maryland, a bachelor’s degree in Human Services from Eastern New Mexico University, and a Masters of Education in Counseling and Psychology from Troy State University. Ms. Bracken also holds a graduate certificate in Higher Education Leadership from the University of South Carolina.
Ms. Bracken resides in Lexington, South Carolina with her husband Ron. She has two grown children, one of which is a graduate of Central Carolina Technical College.