BPCC hosts Diplomat meeting April 19, 2017BlogJessica Hemingway Stephanie Jackson awarded spirit award Stephanie Jackson, second from left, accepts the first quarter Diplomat Scott Croft Eternal Spirit Award from Bossier Chamber Diplomat leaders. The Bossier Chamber Diplomats held their monthly Lunch & Learn on Tuesday at the Advanced Welding Building on the campus of Bossier Parish Community College. April is National Welding Month and in an effort to better educate business representatives on the importance of welding jobs in our workforce, fellow diplomats Stephanie Jackson and Beonica Rutherford-Frazier hosted the monthly meeting on behalf of BPCC’s Advanced Welding Program. The Advanced Welding Program includes four advanced welding courses and seven program wraparound services as well as assists in eliminating the skills gap within our region. The Diplomat Scott Croft Eternal Spirit Award was also presented at the monthly Lunch & Learn to the diplomat who goes above and beyond what is expected, exemplifies true leadership, and represents the Bossier Chamber and their business to the highest of standards. The recipient of the Diplomat Scott Croft Eternal Spirit Award for the first quarter of 2017 is Stephanie Jackson with Bossier Parish Community College.