Calhoun Community College has named Wes Torain as director of public relations and digital media. He brings more than 30 years of experience in broadcasting, journalism, public relations and multimedia production and will oversee the college’s marketing efforts.
For the past 18 years, Torain has been employed at Calhoun, most recently serving as supervisor of the Calhoun Education Television and Digital Media department. Prior to his time with the college, Torain worked for 17 years with American Family Broadcasting and Raycom Media at their local NBC affiliate station WAFF.
He earned his bachelor’s degree from Athens State University and is currently enrolled at the university, working on his master’s degree. He also holds several certifications in digital media editing and special effects from AVID Technology at SCAD.