March 8, 2007 at 9:44 PM CST - Updated July 26 at 10:56 AM
President Bush announced today his intention to nominate a Stephen F Austin graduate to an important position. Kerri Briggs will serve in his administration as Assistant Secretary of Education for Elementary and Secondary Education. Dr. Briggs currently serves as a Deputy Assistant Secretary in the Department of Education. Briggs received her bachelor's degree from SFA and her master's and PhD from the University of Southern California.