Mike Krause

Mike Krause serves as the Executive Director of the Tennessee Higher Education Commission and Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation. Prior to assuming this role, he served as the founding Executive Director of the Tennessee Promise and Drive to 55, where he coordinated the launch of the nation’s first free community college program and an array of other programs focused on increasing state higher education attainment.

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myFutureNC blog series: Lessons learned on the road to 55

Like most people, I take immense pride in my home state. Tennessee is home to many who have made significant...