Martha Claire Drysdale

Martha Claire Drysdale is the newly hired Director of Community Development. She formerly served as Director of Career, Technical, and Adult Education at Mississippi Delta Community College, where she worked with students pursuing high school equivalency or skills-training pathways.  Martha Claire received her B.S. in business education from Delta State University and her M.Ed. in educational leadership from Mississippi College.

As director, Martha Claire will focus on the expansion of community and economic development, as well as leadership development opportunity throughout the three states. A native of Silver City, MS, a small Delta town with a population of approximately 300, she is passionate about the mission of revitalizing communities of all sizes throughout the southern states.