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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 …

Foundation board secretary CiCi Rojas: MCC students’ life experience is ‘part of the value’

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. CICI ROJAS, secretary of the Foundation’s …

MCC’s workforce training a win-win-win, Foundation board officer Josh Maxfield 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. JOSH MAXFIELD, treasurer of the Foundation’s 25-member …

MCC Foundation chair Jason Dalen: ‘Our alums are everywhere you look’

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. JASON DALEN, chair …

Two new directors named to MCC Foundation board

Ramin Cherafat and Susan B. Hare have joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. Their nominations were approved June 11 by the college’s Board of Trustees. Ramin Cherafat is chief operating officer of McCownGordon Construction, one of Kansas City’s largest general contractors.  Cherafat has worked as a project manager, project executive and vice president for …

The MCC Foundation Welcomes New Board of Directors

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Bret Bonge of Kansas City Power and Light, Michael D. Pospisil of Edgar Law Firm LLC and Darin N. Shank of Merrill Lynch have joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors.   Bret Bonge is the Director of Employee Relations and Staffing at Kansas City Power and Light. Bonge brings more than 20 …