On Monday, January 9, 2017, Patrick Combs met with the Nashville Career Advancement Center staff on his first day as Executive Director of the agency. Combs was introduced by Middle Tennessee Workforce Development Chairman, Charles I. Story.
Combs gave an overview of his background, workforce experience, and initial plans for NCAC. He has begun meeting with each employee individually to learn more about their roles at the agency and what they hope to accomplish under his new guidance. Staff members were eager to introduce themselves and offer support to Combs.