Connie Howard graduated from Lake Land Community College with an Associate’s Degree in Secretarial Science. Following graduation, she worked at Craig & Craig Law Firm in Mattoon, Illinois, as secretary to the senior litigation partner, for over 20 years. After taking an eight year break to homeschool her youngest daughter and to take care of her grandchildren while their mother went to nursing school, Connie returned to the work force in 2003. She started in the Electrical Engineering Department on a part-time basis and went full-time several months later. She now holds the position of Administrative Assistant to the Department Head, and is responsible for personnel matters, alumni coordination, departmental reports, etc. In her free time, Connie enjoys being with her family, reading and scrapbooking.
- Associate in Applied Science, Lake Land College, 1974
- Supervisor Development Program, University of Arkansas, December 2011