(May 30, 2019) – The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association recently named Gracie and Eddie Wiley as Outstanding Alumni of the Year during the college’s Honors Convocation. HCC Alumni Association President Linda Reid presented the award in recognition of the Wiley’s meritorious unpaid service to Hagerstown Community College and the Alumni Association, as well service to the community.
Gracie Wiley is a 1991 graduate of Hagerstown Junior College, as well as a graduate of Excelsior College of New York. She retired after a 37-year career in the United States Government working for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Eddie Wiley attended HCC from 1999 to 2003 and graduated from University of Maryland. He is retired from the United States Army, where he served as a senior communication electronic operations chief. Additionally, he served as a team leader in information technology for the U.S. Government.
Since 1996, the Wiley’s have given numerous hours of their time to volunteer at HCC and with the HCC Alumni Association. Currently, they both serve as directors on the HCC Alumni Association’s board, and Gracie has previously served as a vice president of the association. Their daughter, Rhonda Kim Wiley, also a graduate of HCC, is an active member of the HCC Alumni Association.
For more information about the HCC Alumni Association, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/alumni-foundation.