About Us


Our mission is to educate and create connections for Polk State College students and alumni in order to facilitate the holistic career and professional development of our students.


Polk State College will be the first choice for higher education in Polk County.

Meet the Staff

Stephanie Benton– Lakeland Campus

Stephanie Benton is the coordinator for the Lakeland campus, Airside Center, and Clear Springs Advanced Technology Center. If you have any questions, please email Stephanie at sbenton@polk.edu.

Jeannette Grullon – Winter Haven Campus

Jeannette Grullon is the coordinator for the Winter Haven Campus. If you have any questions, please e-mail Jeannette at jgrullon@polk.edu.

Internships, all campuses

For more information on internships, please visit polk.edu/interns.