Concord University News
For Immediate Release: 
Mar 28 2004

Concord College Board of Governors Special Teleconference Meeting, Wednesday, March 31

Athens, W.Va. - Concord College President Jerry Beasley announces that the Board of Governors will meet on Wednesday, March 31, at 9 a.m., in the Concord Room (Room 200), Marsh Hall, Concord College, for a specially-called teleconference meeting to approve tuition and fees for the ensuing year.

For more information contact Ms. Nancy Meade, assistant to the president, 1-304-384-5224 or meaden@concord.edu.

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CONCORD COLLEGE NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Rick Dillon, 1-304-384-5231 if special assistance or help is required for access to an event scheduled by the College on campus.

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.

Minutes and information about board meetings may be accessed on the College’s web site, log on to www.concord.edu, click on “Administration” then “Board of Governors.”

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