Aboriginal Education Advocate To Lead Okanagan College as Director of Student Services
An Okanagan College employee and member of the Westbank First Nation who has spent the past decade focused on supporting students and providing leadership in Aboriginal education has been selected as the College’s new Director of Student Services.
James Coble joined the College in 2001 as an education advisor and Aboriginal mentor. In 2006 he took on responsibility for the Aboriginal Access and Services department, a position he held for eight years. Coble has spent the past nine months in an acting role as Manager of Student Services, where he provided transitional leadership to the department.