Office of the President


Brian Millner
President and CEO

Brian Millner is the President and CEO of the Missouri Community College Association. Formerly serving as Chief of Staff at the University of Missouri and as the legislative director for the Missouri Department of Economic Development, Millner began his tenure in September 2017.

 

Presidents and Chancellors Council

The Missouri Community College Association is governed by the Presidents and Chancellors Council. This group is comprised of the president or chancellor of each of Missouri’s community colleges, who meet on a monthly basis.

Executive Committee


Dr. Jeff Lashley, Chair
President, Moberly Area Community College


Dr. Joanna Anderson, Vice Chair
President, State Fair Community College


Dr. Jeff L. Pittman, Past Chair
Chancellor, St. Louis Community College


Dr. Hal L. Higdon, Senior Member
Chancellor, Ozarks Technical Community College

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Council Members


Dr. Jon Bauer
President, East Central College


Dr. Kimberly Beatty
Chancellor, Metropolitan Community College


Dr. Glenn Coltharp
President, Crowder College


Dr. Ray Cummiskey
President, Jefferson College


Shirley Hofstetter
Interim President, Mineral Area College


Dr. Barbara R. Kavalier
President, St. Charles Community College


Dr. Lenny Klaver
President, North Central Missouri College


Dr. Wesley Payne
President, Three Rivers College

 

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

ChairKaren Fink
Classified Staff Department

Crowder College
Elected 2015; Term through 2019

Chair-ElectCraig Larson
Trustee Department

St. Louis Community College
Elected 2016; Term through 2020

Vice ChairAngelic Cole
Faculty Department

St. Louis Community College
Elected 2017; Term through 2021

Past ChairJoe Gilgour
Administrative Professional Department

State Fair Community College
Elected 2014; Term through 2018

 

Board Members

Administrative/Professional Department Officers

Robert Griffith, Chair, Ozarks Technical Community College (elected 2015; term through 2018)
Dara Bigler, Vice Chair, State Fair Community College (elected 2017; term through 2020)
Kathryn Neff, Member at Large, Mineral Area college (appointed 2018; term through 2018)
Dr. Kim Harvey/Dr. Caron Daughertry, Member at Large, Jefferson College

Classified Staff Department Officers

Wendy Brown, Chair, St. Charles Community College (elected 2016; term through 2019)
Cheryl Fowler, Chair-Elect, St. Louis Community College (elected 2017; term through 2020)

Faculty Department Officers

Angelic Cole, Chair, St. Louis Community College (elected 2015; term through 2018)
Melissa Wittmer, Chair-Elect, Ozarks Technical Community College (elected 2016; term through 2019)
Gerald Myers, Vice Chair, St. Louis Community College (elected 2017; term through 2020)
Nicole Sifford, Member at Large, Three Rivers college (appointed 2018; term through 2018)

Trustee Department Officers
Jennifer Kennally
, Chair, Ozarks Technical Community College (appointed 2015; term through 2018)

Ann Hartley, Chair-Elect, East Central College (elected 2016; term through 2019)
Don Dalrymple, Vice Chair, North Central Missouri College (elected 2017; term through 2020)

Retired Department Representative
Gary Steffes, Moberly Area Community College (appointed 2018; term through 2018)