Southeast Community College
recently hired Blake Simpson as the Administrative Director of Institutional
Compliance for Access/Equity/Diversity. In his new role, Simpson will provide advice and technical
assistance, as well as training and investigative activities to develop and
implement the College’s compliance with laws/rules/regulations/policies related
to access, equity and diversity.
“I hope to
contribute to the important work of the Access, Equity and Diversity office by
ensuring that the College is in compliance with not only applicable laws, but
with the institution’s own standards of conduct, to help make it a place
where employees and students can grow and realize their potential,” Simpson
Simpson grew up in Fairbury and
graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts
degree in history. He attended the University of Nebraska College of Law and
graduated in 2014. Previously he was an attorney in the compliance division at
the Nebraska Department of Revenue and the manager in the Property Assessment
Division. He also worked in private practice in Fairbury.
Simpson lives in Lincoln with
his wife Austin and two children, Kaylee and Evelyn.