Wharton County Junior College has named its Faculty of the Year and Support Staff of the Year. Chosen as the Faculty of the Year is Director of the Associate Degree Nursing Program Dr. Andrea Shropshire. Picked as the Support Staff of the Year is groundskeeper Armando Terronez. Both employees received plaques and $2,000. Awards are usually announced at the college's annual employee banquet, but that event was canceled this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Pictured, from left, are Vice-President of Instruction Leigh Ann Collins, Award Recipient Andrea Shropshire, Director of Dental Hygiene Carol Derkowski, WCJC President Betty McCrohan, Vice-President of Administrative Services Bryce Kocian, Award Recipient Armando Terronez and Director of Facilities Management Mike Feyen.