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Board of Trustees

Darren Waugh Photo
Darren Waugh - Chair
Boyd Phillips Photo
Boyd Phillips - Vice Chair

Appointees of the Governor's Office/Expiration of Term

Boyd Phillips Photo
Boyd Phillips - June 30, 2019
David Patenaude Photo
David Patneaude - June 30, 2018

Joe Kaylor Photo
Joseph Kaylor - June 30, 2020
Haskell Davis Photo
Gary Stroud - June 30, 2021

Appointees of the McDowell County Board of Education

Eugene Holland Photo
Kay Medford - June 30, 2021
Nancy Hunter Photo
Nancy Hunter - June 30, 2018

Gwen Conley Photo
Gwen Conley - June 30, 2020
Donald Ramsey Photo
Donald Ramsey - June 30, 2019

Appointees of the McDowell County Commissioners

Jim Washburn Photo
Jim Washburn - June 30, 2021
David Walker Photo
David Walker - June 30, 2018

Darren Waugh Photo
Darren Waugh - June 30, 2019
Greg Barksdale Photo
Greg Barksdale - June 30, 2020

(The President of the Student Government Association serves as
an Ex-Officio, Non-Voting Member of the Board of Trustees.)

Administrative Officers

President - Dr. John D. Gossett
Vice-President for Administration and Finance - Ryan Garrison
Vice-President for Learning - Dr. Penny Cross
Dean of Curriculum Programs - Dr. James Benton
Dean of Health Sciences - Judy Melton

McDowell Technical Community College
Foundation Board Members

In 1977, the McDowell Technical Community College Foundation, Inc. was created to enrich resource development and enhance the quality of college life by procurement of gifts from the private sector. The Foundation operates under the auspices of a Board of Directors who plan and conduct fundraising projects, pledge campaigns and related programs. Individuals wishing to contribute to the Foundation may contact Chip Cross at 828-652-0672.

Members of the Foundation are:

Robert Ayers (Retired)
Marion Baker (Retired)
Bob Boyette (City of Marion)
Steve Bush (McDowell Chamber of Commerce)
Sim Butler (Hospice)
Marsh Dark (Morrow Insurance)
Johnnie Davis (Crane Resistoflex)
Laura Dover Doran (Dover Insulation)
Danny Hampton (Freedom Life Ministries)
William Hollifield (CPA)
Ray McKesson (Retired-MTCC)
Steve McMahan (Rock Tenn)
Rob Noyes (Countryside BBQ)
Ellen Shelley (Attorney)
Helen Shimp (Retired)

MTCC Staff

Dr. John D. Gossett (President), Secretary
Ryan Garrison (VP for Finance & Administration), Treasurer
Dr. Penny Cross (VP for Learning and Student Services)
Chip Cross, Foundation Director
Michael Lavender (Director of External Relations)


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