Congressman Mike McIntyre appointed Dr. Alfred Bryant to his Education Advisory Committee. Dr. Bryant is a professor in the School of Education at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.
Rep. McIntyre's 7th District Education Advisory Committee meets periodically to help keep the congressman informed on the critical issues facing the education system.
Dr. Bryant said he appreciates the opportunity to serve on the committee.
"I am honored to be appointed to Congressman McIntyre's advisory committee," Dr. Bryant said. "This will be important work for me, UNC Pembroke, the education community, as well as Congressman McIntyre. It gives me a great opportunity to be involved in improving educational opportunities for all citizens of North Carolina."
The Committee consists of a cross section of the southeastern North Carolina community who has an interest in education. Congressman McIntyre welcomed Dr. Bryant to the committee.
"The 7th District Education Advisory Committee welcomes Dr. Alfred Bryant," Rep McIntyre said. "We look forward to working with him and utilizing his knowledge and experience as we look for solutions to the challenges facing our higher education system."
Dr. Bryant earned his undergraduate degree at UNCP. He earned his Master's in Education and a Ph.D. at North Carolina State University.