Huston-Tillotson University has named Colette Pierce Burnette its next president.

The HT Board of Trustees selected Burnette from three finalists and nearly 70 total applicants.

Burnette said she’s excited about helping students succeed along with her staff.

“We’ll build a vision together as a campus,” Burnette said. “I really mean that about it being a team effort. I may be the president, the leader, but it’s going to take the whole team.” read more