Director's Message

Dr. Stephen Trexler

Center Director

Dear Students,

Your enrollment in Bridging Communities represents a commitment that you are making to learn a skill that will provide you with an opportunity to achieve success in the workplace. Our faculty and staff are committed to providing the academic support and necessary guidance to help you achieve your goals. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to master a skill, earn industry certifications, and earn college credit while still attending high school. While at Bridging Communities, you will learn about job opportunities in your chosen field of study, and gain valuable knowledge and skills necessary to excel in your future endeavors.

“Learning is not attained by chance,

it must be sought for with ardor

and attended to with diligence.”

-Abigail Adams

The degree of success that you enjoy now and in the future is directly related to the effort that you put forth. I hope that your time at Bridging Communities will be productive and personally gratifying and that you use this time to lay the groundwork for a successful future. I am proud to be the Bridging Communities Center Director and it is with great anticipation that I have the opportunity to share in your success.


Stephen D. Trexler, PhD

Center Director