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‘Movers and shakers’ with MCC connections named to Power 100 list

Three co-chairs of the Metropolitan Community College capital campaign and four members of the MCC Foundation board of directors made the Kansas City Business Journal’s Power 100 list for 2016. Business Journal editors describe the “admittedly subjective list” as including “people who are deemed powerful because of the titles or offices they hold, the money …

MCC faculty members join the MCC Foundation board of directors

Two MCC faculty members are joining the Foundation Board of Directors as faculty liaisons. The two faculty appointed to the three-year, ex-officio (nonvoting) positions are Crystal Johnson, division chair of social sciences and business on the MCC-Maple Woods campus, and Katherine Ellis, program coordinator of the computer science and information systems department on the MCC-Business & Technology …

Gabe Hernandez of Burns & McDonnell named to MCC Foundation board

Gabe Hernandez of Overland Park has joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. His nomination was approved Feb. 18 by the MCC Board of Trustees. Hernandez is vice president of substation projects at the Burns & McDonnell engineering and architecture firm in Kansas City. He works in the Transmission and Distribution Services division. …

Businesswoman and author Marquita Miller joins MCC Foundation board

Marquita Miller has joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. Her nomination was approved Dec. 17 by the MCC Board of Trustees. Miller owns and operates Five Star Tax & Business Solutions in Kansas City. She started her own small business in 2005 after years of working as an accountant for Fortune 500 …

MCC Foundation board reaching ‘further out into the community,’ at-large officer Kathy Achelpohl says

100 Years, 100 Stories This is one in a series of stories about the leadership of the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board. MCC Foundation directors serve as ambassadors for the College, advocate in the community on its behalf, and raise money to support student scholarships and special campus initiatives across the district. KATHY ACHELPOHL, an …

Video: MCC celebrates 100th birthday with parties on each campus

100 Years, 100 Stories Video: On Tuesday, September 8, 2015, the MCC family celebrated the College’s Centennial on each campus with cake, punch and festivities that included “selfie stations” with props such as party hats. Students, employees and members of the Board of Trustees joined in the revelry. The many birthday cakes were provided by the MCC Foundation. Proclamations …