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MCC Board of Trustees seeks applicants for vacant seat from Subdistrict 4

The Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees is seeking applicants to fill a board vacancy from Subdistrict 4 of the College’s service area. Trustee Henry Carner of Independence resigned in July after being appointed to the Jackson County Election Board. The MCC Board of Trustees will accept applications for the vacant seat through 4 p.m. …

MCC trustee Henry Carner, who represented Subdistrict 4, resigns

The Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees accepted the resignation of trustee Henry Carner at the board’s July 25 meeting. Carner, of Independence, represented MCC Subdistrict 4. In his resignation letter of July 8, he informed the board that he has been appointed by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson to the Jackson County Election Board. “I …

Three new members join MCC Board of Trustees

At its April 17 meeting, the Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees welcomed three new members and said farewell to three members who are stepping off the board. The  board certified the results of the April 3 trustees election. One incumbent trustee and the three newcomers were sworn in. President Trent Skaggs (Subdistrict 1) was …

Dr. Kimberly Beatty named new MCC chancellor; public reception June 19

The Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees has named Dr. Kimberly Beatty the eighth chancellor of the institution, succeeding Mark James, who will retire at the end of June. Dr. Beatty, currently serving as vice chancellor for instructional services and chief academic officer at Houston Community College, will be introduced to the Kansas City community …

MCC Board of Trustees swears in two new members

Metropolitan Community College’s Board of Trustees swore in its new members on May 9. McClain Bryant, director of policy for Kansas City Mayor Sly James, has been appointed to represent MCC Subdistrict 2, replacing former trustee David Disney, who resigned from the board after moving out of the subdistrict. Phil LeVota, an attorney in private practice, …

MCC Board of Trustees appoints two new representatives

Metropolitan Community College’s Board of Trustees has appointed two new members to serve until the next MCC election, when trustees will be elected for the unexpired terms for Subdistrict 2 and Subdistrict 5. McClain Bryant, director of policy for Kansas City Mayor Sly James, has been appointed to represent MCC Subdistrict 2, replacing former trustee …

MCC remembers trustee Robert (Bob) Martin, 1934-2017

Metropolitan Community College lost its longest-serving trustee, Robert “Bob” Hugh Martin, on Monday, April 3, 2017. Trustee Martin served 41 years on the Board of Trustees. “His unique historical knowledge, his expertise and his strong leadership and dedication to MCC will be sorely missed,” Chancellor Mark James said. “Bob raised the bar for everyone around …