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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 …

Michael R. Brown, Barbara A. Washington join MCC Board of Trustees

Two new members have joined the Metropolitan Community College Board of Trustees. They were sworn in at the board’s April 21 meeting. Michael R. Brown is the new trustee representing MCC’s Subdistrict 6. Barbara A. Washington is the new trustee representing Subdistrict 3. The College’s governing board is made up of six community members each …

Outgoing MCC trustees Tolbert, Tow presented with commendation resolutions

Metropolitan Community College trustees Richard Charles Tolbert and Mariann Tow, who between them contributed 20 years of service to the College, were officially honored and applauded April 21. At their final board meeting as trustees, Tolbert and Tow were presented with resolutions of commendation. Tolbert, first elected in 2004, served two six-year terms on the …