Chris Averitt

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, a Lee College graduate shared his success story with the Board of Regents, saying the school literally turned his life around.

“I cannot emphasize to this board today enough: If I didn’t get the education that I got at Lee College, I would be in prison or dead, hands down,” Chris Averitt said.

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