Education is Everybody’s Business

President of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Heidi M. Anderson, speaking in an interview

Featuring Women in Leadership of Higher Education on the Eastern Shore

The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce – Education Committee Network (SACC-EN) and the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) are proud to announce Season 2, Episode 1 of Education is Everybody’s Business: Women in Leadership of Higher Education on the Eastern Shore.

Education is Everybody’s Business is a Public Access Channel PAC 14 show that is currently available globally on YouTube.

As a historical precedent, show host Ladd Colston, Ph.D., CEO of Sustainable-Visions, LLC, interviews our region’s three board appointed college presidents on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. 

Featured are Dr. Heidi M. Anderson, President of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES); Dr. Carolyn “Lyn” Ringer Lepre, President of Salisbury University; and Dr. Deborah “Deb” Casey, President of Wor-Wic Community College. 

Check out “Education is Everybody’s Business” Season 2, Episode 1 to hear about their achievements, initiatives, challenges, and visions for education and workforce development here on the Shore. 

Additionally, on Thursday, December 14th,  8:30 – 10:00 AM at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center, the SACC will proudly present a special General Membership Breakfast featuring this prestigious panel of the three Lower Shore higher education institution presidents. 

This event is a historic first that you won’t want to miss! Registration is required at

A full buffet breakfast will be served. Members – $35 | Non-Members – $45