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Blue Ridge Community College Board of Trustees

The members of the Blue Ridge Community College Board of Trustees are appointed for four-year terms by various government agencies to provide a balanced representation of the people served by the College. This Board provides oversight for the operation of the College and the administration of local and state policies and statutes. The Board is also responsible for the stewardship of the College’s physical resources and property.

Meeting Schedule

The Board meets on the second Monday of January, March, May, July, September, and November.

Contact Information for the Board of Trustees

180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731

Appointed by the Governor

  • Ms. Vivian A. Bolaños
  • Dr. Clay Eddleman
  • Dr. Jeremy R. Gibbs, Vice Chairman
  • Mr. Richard G. “Duke” Woodhull, Jr.

Appointed by Henderson County Commissioners

  • Mr. John B. “Chip” Gould, Chairman
  • Mr. Nathan R. Kennedy
  • Mr. P. Kelly Leonard
  • Mr. William W. Ramsey

Appointed by Transylvania County Commissioners

  • Mr. Joshua M. Hallingse
  • Dr. Brian I. Weaver

Appointed by Henderson County Board of Public Education

  • Mrs. Cathy P. Childress
  • Mr. Steven R. Dozier
  • Ms. Betty A. Gash
  • Mr. Michael H. Pressley

Blue Ridge Community College President

  • Dr. Laura B. Leatherwood

Student Government Association President

  • Ms. Lidia Quiroz-Estrada, ex-officio, non-voting
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