West Virginia Northern Community College


Board of Governors

Effective July 1, 2001 The Board of Governors officially assumed powers and duties of a local governing board in accordance with the Higher Education Act adopted by the State Legislature and signed by Governor Cecil Underwood in June 2000.The staff contact person for Board of Governors information is Stephanie Kappel.  She may be reached by calling (304) 214-8801 or email skappel@wvncc.edu.

The Institutional Board of Governors consists of the following members:

Dr. Darrell Cummings

Vice Chair
Mary K. DeGarmo

Christin Byrum

Lay Members: 

Brann Altmeyer

Christin Byrum

Robert "Bob" Contraguerro, Jr.

Dr. Darrell Cummings

Mary K. Hervey DeGarmo

Jon Greer

Toni Shute

David Stoffel
Faculty Representative

Melanie Baker
Classified Staff Representative

Nina Elder
Student Representative

Awards and Accreditations