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Mr. Gregory Allen
Vice Chair

Partner: Disciplined Advisors Group
Scottsdale, AZ
Republican
Appointed: August 02, 2012 greg@whitechili.com

Mr. Richard Jarrell

Owner/Operator of Chick-Fil-A Beckley
Beckley, WV
Republican
Appointed: March 02, 2016
beckley.galleria.fsu@chick-fil-a.com

Ms. Brittany Keys Anderson

Principal Alderson Elementary School
Athens, WV
Democrat
Appointed: March 02, 2016 brittany.anderson@k12.wv.us

Mr. William McKee, Jr.

Member: Arnett Carbis Toothman Wealth Advisors LLC
Charleston, WV
Republican
Appointed: August 14, 2013 bill.mckee@ACTWealthadv.com

Mr. David Barnette

Member: Jackson Kelly PLLC
Charleston, WV
Republican
Appointed: October 18, 2011
Reappointed: September 26, 2014
dbarnette@jacksonkelly.com

Mr. Brace Mullett
Secretary

General Counsel: City Holding Company
Cross Lanes, WV
Republican
Appointed: December 28, 2008
Reappointed: September 26, 2014
Brace.mullett@cityholding.com

Mr. Steven Collins

Regional Territory Manager: eLab Testing Solutions
Princeton, WV
Democrat
Appointed: September 04, 2009
Reappointed: August 14, 2013
tristatelabsales@hotmail.com

Mrs. M. Susan Rogers

Hinton, WV
Democrat
Appointed: January 14, 2011
Reappointed: March 02, 2016
rtrmsr@suddenlink.net

Dr. Michelle Gompf

Associate Professor of English at Concord University
Faculty Representative
Elected: November 2013
Reelected: July 1, 2015
mgompf@concord.edu

Adam Rose

Student Government Association Representative
Concord University Box: C778
Email: rosea29@mycu.concord.edu
Elected: July 01, 2015

Mr. Elliot Hicks
Chair

President & Owner: Ellerbee Environmental + Technical
Charleston, WV
Democrat
Appointed: September 23, 2009
Reappointed:  August 14, 2013 ehicks@ellerbeewv.com

Lisa Spencer

Classified Staff Representative
Concord University
P.O. Box 1000, Financial Aid
Athens, WV 24712
E-Mail: lspencer@concord.edu
Elected: July 01, 2015

Board membership guidelines & terms are established by the WV Legislature.
They are as follows:

WV Code, Chapter 18B, Article 2A States:

Board Membership:

  1. A fulltime member of the Faculty with the rank of instructor or above duly elected by the Faculty.
  2. A Member of the Student Body in good academic standing, enrolled for college credit work and duly elected by the Student Body.
  3. A member of the Classified Employees duly elected by the Classified Employees.
  4. Nine Lay Members appointed by the Governor, of which no more than five may be from the same political party and at least five must be residents of the state.

Terms:

  1. The Student Member serves for a term of one year. Each term begins July 1.
  2. The Faculty Member serves for a term of two years. Each term begins July 1. Faculty Members are eligible to succeed themselves for three additional terms, not to exceed a total of eight years.
  3. The Classified Member serves a term of two years. Each term begins July 1. Classified Members are eligible to succeed themselves for three additional terms, not to exceed a total of eight consecutive years.
  4. The Appointed Lay Members serve terms of four years each and are eligible to succeed themselves for no more than one additional term, except when they are appointed to fill unexpired terms. When Lay Members are appointed to fill unexpired terms, they are eligible to succeed themselves for two full terms after completing the unexpired term.

*Additional information may be found at: http://www.legis.state.wv.us/. WV Code, Chapter 18B, Article 2A.

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