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Celia G. Jolley ’71 is a retired educator with more than 25 years of experience in North Carolina public education. She holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from UNCG and a master’s in education from NC State University. Her service to UNCG includes terms on the School of Education (SOE) Advisory Board and the University’s Board of Visitors. She is currently in her second term on the UNCG Excellence Foundation board and is also a member of the SOE Donor Relations Committee. Celia was named an Inspirational Educator in 2019 and received the SOE Alumni Distinguished Service Award in 2008.