Dr. David Mitchell, President of Olympic College…Dr. Mitchell, president of Olympic College, spoke about expanding and improving student access and achievements at Olympic College. In 2015, Olympic College was a finalist for the Aspen Prize for Community Excellence. “It was an honor,” Dr. Mitchell said “with thousands of community colleges, to be selected as a finalist”. 

Military education and veteran’s services are projects that the College is very proud of, along with the College's partnerships with Western Washington University as well as with WSU’s expanded partnership into mechanical and electrical engineering.

Dr. Mitchell told the group “College still is a great return on investment. Olympic College is a college where you can get a degree and still be debt free”.