Board of Directors

MCCA’s Board of Directors supports association members’ professional development, provides members with opportunities for networking, and advocates on behalf of community colleges.  The Board is elected by the Association’s general membership and includes representatives of each of the Association’s departments—Administrators, Classified Staff, Faculty and Trustees.

Executive Committee

ChairJoe Gilgour
Administrative Professional Department
State Fair Community College
Elected 2014; Term through 2018

Chair-ElectKaren Fink
Classified Staff Department
Crowder College
Elected 2015; Term through 2019

Vice ChairCraig Larson
Trustee Department
St. Louis Community College
Elected 2016; Term through 2020

Past ChairNicole Sifford
Faculty Department
Three Rivers College
Elected 2013; Term through 2017

 

Board Members

Administrative/Professional Department Officers
Kathryn Neff, Chair-Elect, Mineral Area College (appointed 2014; term through 2017)
Robert Griffith, Vice Chair, Ozarks Technical Community College (elected 2015; term through 2018)
Rebecca Emerson, Vice Chair, St. Louis Community College (elected 2016; term through 2019)

Classified Staff Department Officers
Cheryl Fowler, Chair, St. Louis Community College (elected 2014; term through 2017)
Janet Woodworth, Chair-Elect, St. Louis Community College (elected 2015; term through 2018)
Wendy Brown, Vice Chair, St. Charles Community College (elected 2016; term through 2019)

Faculty Department Officers
Angelic Cole, Chair, St. Louis Community College (elected 2015; term through 2018)
Patti Cole, Chair-Elect, Moberly Area Community College (Appointed July 2016; term through July 2017)
Melissa Wittmer, Vice Chair, Ozarks Technical Community College (elected 2016; term through 2019) 

Trustee Department Officers
Don Dalrymple, Chair, North Central Missouri College (elected 2014; term through 2017)
Jennifer Kennally, Chair-Elect, Ozarks Technical Community College (appointed 2015; term through 2018)
Ann Hartley, Vice Chair, East Central College (elected 2016; term through 2019)

Retired Department Representative
Shirley Lawler, Ozarks Technical Community College (elected 2014; term through 2017

Presidents/Chancellors Council Representative
Michael Banks, Metropolitan Community College – Blue River(appointed 2017; term through 2017)

Ad Hoc Members

Caron Daugherty, Jefferson College (appointed 2017 to represent Jefferson College; term through 2017)
Kim Harvey, Jefferson College (appointed 2017 to represent Jefferson College; term through 2017)