Texas State University’s Round Rock Campus Takes Home Business of the Year Award in Recognition of Community Partnerships and Commitment to Education


Texas State University Round Rock Campus Receives ‘Business of the Year’ Award from Chamber of Commerce

The Round Rock Chamber of Commerce has honored Texas State University’s Round Rock Campus with the “Business of the Year” award at their 56th annual Business Awards celebration. The event took place at the Kalahari Resort and Conventions, where Kelly Damphousse, president of TXST, and Julie Lessiter, vice president of TXST Round Rock Campus, accepted the award.

The Round Rock Chamber of Commerce celebrates its accomplishments and highlights the community’s most accomplished companies and leaders during this premier business event in Round Rock. Reflecting on the award, Lessiter expressed immense pride in the recognition bestowed upon Texas State University Round Rock by the community. She emphasized the warm embrace of the community and their shared commitment to providing affordable educational access across the higher education spectrum.

Lessiter also acknowledged the faculty and staff who work diligently to make the campus a great place to work and study. She emphasized that Texas State University’s plans are to offer many more partnerships that serve the region. The university’s exceptional academic programs, student academic support services, and training opportunities have been instrumental in providing students and members of the community with essential skills to succeed in today’s workforce.

Texas State University’s Round Rock Campus offers exceptional academic programs, student academic support services, and training opportunities to students and members of the community in Round Rock, North Austin, and Williamson County. The Round Rock Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to improving quality of life and creating new opportunities for businesses, individuals, and families through collaboration with a unified voice. They drive business growth by attracting new businesses, creating new jobs, nurturing small businesses through collaborations with local organizations.

In conclusion, this recognition is a testament to Texas State University’s commitment to excellence in education and its contributions to

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