Concord University News
For Immediate Release: 
Oct 27 2003

Concord College Board of Governors Rescheduled to Meet This Friday, October 31

Athens, W. Va. – Concord College President Jerry Beasley and Board of Governors Chairperson Margaret Sayre have announced the rescheduling of a teleconference meeting of the Concord College Board of Governors. The meeting was originally scheduled for Monday, November 3 at 4 p.m.

The meeting has been RESCHEDULED to this FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2003 at 10 a.m.

For those participating on campus, access will be the Concord Room (room 200), Marsh Hall, Concord College.

For more information contact Ms. Nancy Meade, assistant to the president, 1-304-384-5223 or meaden@concord.edu.

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CONCORD COLLEGE NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Rick Dillon, 1-304-384-5276 if special accommodations are required for this meeting.

In general, the intent of Senate Bill 653 and 703 is to diversify and expand the economy of the state, increase the competitiveness of the state’s workforce and the availability of professional expertise by increasing the number of college degrees produced to the level of the national average and significantly improve the level of adult functional literacy.

Effective July 1, 2001, an institutional board of governors was established as required by SB 653 and 703. The board of governors powers and duties generally include: determining controlling supervisions and managing the financial, business and education policies and affairs of Concord, developing a master plan, demonstrating how the master plan will be used, developing goals and missions, and other items as directed by the legislation.

The board of governors is comprised of 12 people including: 9 members appointed by the governor, a full-time member of the faculty, a member of the student body and a member of Concord’s classified employees.

Members of Concord’s governing board are: James M. Brown, Beckley, W.Va.; Daniel C. Dunmyer, Princeton, W.Va.; James L. Miller, Princeton, W.Va.; R. T. “Ted” Rogers, Hinton, W.Va.; Margaret Sayre, Beckley, W.Va.; J. Franklin Long, Bluefield, W.Va.; Wayne Meisel, Princeton, N.J.; and Eugene V. Fife, Charlottesville, Va. Other members include student representative Peter Fichthorn, faculty representative Charles H. Brichford, and classified staff representative Linda Martin.

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