Haywood Community College’s board of trustees will hold a drop-in welcome reception for new College President Dr. Shelley White on Thursday, February 6, 4-6 p.m. in the lobby of the Charles M. Beall Auditorium. White is a 17-year resident of Haywood County and most recently served as Vice President of Economic and Workforce Development/Continuing Education at Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College. In the event of inclement weather and the campus is closed, the reception will be held on Thursday, February 13, 4-6 p.m. For more information, please call 828-627-4516.