Herkimer County Community College has appointed JESSICCA J. BACHER as an advisement center specialist. She will be relocating to New Hartford for the position. Bacher graduated from Montclair State University in New Jersey in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in communication studies and then continued on to receive her master’s degree in educational leadership and administration in 2020. She previously worked as a program associate in Montclair State’s Academic Success Center. As an advisement center specialist, Bacher will provide academic advisement to Herkimer College students. She will assist new and continuing students in planning their program of study, including counseling them on requests to change majors, helping them understand graduation requirements, assisting with scheduling, and more.