Board of Governors

Board of Governors

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With the passage of House Bill 3215 by the West Virginia Legislature, effective July 1, 2008, an Institutional Board of Governors consisting of twelve persons was established at Mountwest Community & Technical College. The powers and duties of the Institutional Board of Governors are identified in §18B-2A of West Virginia State Code. 

All meetings of the Board are open to the public and interested individuals are encouraged to attend. 

The following individuals have been appointed by the Governor of West Virginia, or elected by their respective constituents, to oversee the college’s operations and establish its policies.


 Jeffrey Goad

 Matthew Deerfield
 Vice Chairman

 Thomas Gibson

Cathy Burns

Bill Bissett

Anthony E. Martin

Melvin Miller

Rodney Wiles

Bob Barker

Student Representative

 Ed Bays
 Faculty Representative

 Jeremy Blackshire
 Classified Staff Representative