Pasadena, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) is pleased to announce Dr. Richard G. Brassard, DC, FICC, as President Emeritus. The Board of Regents met on July 19, 2014 during the TCC Annual Convention in Galveston Texas where they voted unanimously to grant President Emeritus status to Dr. Brassard.
Dr. Brassard began his relationship with TCC in July of 1985 when he was first appointed to the TCC Board of Regents. He held this initial appointment until 1991 and then was reappointed in July 1995. In 1997, Dr. Brassard was elected to the position of Vice Chairman and then elected as Chairman in 1999. On January 1, 2002, the board appointed him as president-elect of TCC and he took the mantel of president on January 1, 2004, a position he held for 10 years before retiring.
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) announced Dr. Brad McKechnie, D.C., DACAN as the College’s Interim President effective Monday, April 14, 2014.
Dr. McKechnie’s appointment comes on the heels of an announcement by Dr. R. Fred Zuker, Ph.D. that he would step down as the College’s interim president for health reasons, a position he held for seven months.
As Interim President, Dr. McKechnie will oversee the day-to-day operations of the College. After graduating from TCC in 1985, he served as a faculty member from 1986 to 1996 including various administrative roles as the Dean of Postgraduate Studies and Dean of External Affairs.
“I am excited to be a part of TCC’s future,” said Dr. McKechnie. “Texas Chiropractic College has some of the best students, staff and faculty in chiropractic education and I look forward to working with them every day.”
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) renewed an articulation agreement with Lee College Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 to ensure students can continue to easily enroll in the TCC Doctor of Chiropractic program. Presidents from both institutions met at the Lee College campus to re-sign the agreement, which was initially endorsed in fall 2010. The arrangement allows Lee students who earn 90 undergraduate credit hours, maintain a minimum grade point average in specific science prerequisites and meet TCC requirements to automatically qualify for admission.
PASADENA, Texas - Texas Chiropractic College (TCC) will host its 2014 Gala, "Masquerade" in the Russell Auditorium on its Pasadena campus Saturday, April 5 from 6-11 p.m.
The event will feature music from DJ X, casino tables, a silent auction, raffles, and great food and drinks.
"The gala is a tremendous opportunity for our friends and leaders in the community and health care to gather for a night of support for the College and celebration," Dr. Fred Zuker, TCC Interim President said.
Dr. Danny Williamson and his wife Judge Holly Williamson are serving as the honorary chairpersons of the event. Dr. Williamson is a 1978 graduate of TCC and practices chiropractic locally at Williamson Whole Health Care in Pasadena. Judge Williamson is the Presiding Judge of the Harris County Justice of the Peace Court (Precinct 8-1) and has served on the
Texas Chiropractic College Board of Regents since 2011. Both Dr. and Judge Williamson have been avid supporters of TCC for many years.
"We are delighted to serve as the Honorary Chairpersons for the 2014 Gala. With its long rich history, mission, vision and core values, Texas Chiropractic College continues to lead the way in producing DCs [Doctors of Chiropractic] with integrity, professionalism and strong commitment to the community," The Williamsons said. "TCC is a leader in chiropractic education due to unparalleled faculty and students."
Ticket packages, which include gala admission, raffle tickets and much more, begin at $1250, while individual tickets begin at $175 each or $300 for a couple. For more information about purchasing tickets, ticket packages and donating items for the auction, please visit TCC online at www.txchiro.edu/gala or contact Luis Rivas at email@example.com or 281-998-6060.