Kia Hardy (CCL Ph.D. ’19) has been promoted!

Dr. Kia Hardy is the new Associate Vice President for Student Success at Tidewater Community College. Dr. Hardy brings with her a wealth of experience and a strong commitment to student success. Her background includes over 18 years of professional experience across various domains, including student affairs, enrollment management, and intercollegiate athletics. She holds a B.A. in Sociology and an M.Ed. in Educational Policy, Planning, and Leadership in Higher Education from the College of William & Mary, along with a Ph.D. in Community College Leadership from Old Dominion University. Her professional portfolio encompasses department and campus oversight, student services delivery, and program and policy development.