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BRCC Board of Trustees


Blue Ridge Community College Board of Trustees group photo


Pictured above

Back row, standing, left to right:

Andrew Tate, Mark Morse, Duke Woodhull, Chip Gould (Chair), Jeremy Gibbs (Vice Chair), Bill Ramsey, Kelly Leonard, and John C. McCormick, Jr.

Bottom row, seated, left to right:

Josh Hallingse, Kathy Revis, Susan H. Robinson, Betty Gash, Laura B. Leatherwood (BRCC President), Andrew Riddle, and Maxwell George (SGA President)

Not pictured:

Patricia Jones


The members of the Blue Ridge Community College Board of Trustees are appointed for four-year terms by various government agencies to provide a balanced representation of the people served by the College.  This Board provides oversight for the operation of the College and the administration of local and state policies and statutes. The Board is also responsible for the stewardship of the College's physical resources and property.


Meeting Schedule

The Board meets on the second Monday of January, March, May, July, September, and November.

Contact Information for the Board of Trustees

180 West Campus Drive, Flat Rock, NC 28731


Appointed by the Governor

  • John C. McCormick, Jr.
  • Susan H. Robinson
  • Andrew Riddle
  • Richard "Duke" Woodhull, Jr.

Appointed by Henderson County Commissioners

  • Chip Gould, Chair
  • Bill Ramsey
  • Nathan Kennedy
  • Kelly Leonard

Appointed by Transylvania County Commissioners

  • Jeremy Gibbs, Vice Chair
  • Josh Hallingse

Appointed by Henderson County Board of Education

  • Mark Morse
  • Kathy Revis
  • Betty Gash
  • Patricia Jones

Blue Ridge Community College President

  • Laura B. Leatherwood, Ed.D.

Student Government Association President

  • Maxwell George, ex-officio, non-voting

BRCC Board of Trustees Quick Links

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BRCC Board of Trustees


2018 Agendas: 2018 Minutes:
  • January 8, 2018
2017 Agendas: 2017 Minutes:
2017 Meeting Documents: 
July 10, 2017

May 8, 2017

January 23, 2017

2016 Agendas: 2016 Minutes:
2016 Meeting Documents: 

November 14, 2016

September 12, 2016

July 11, 2016

May 9, 2016

March 21, 2016

 January 11, 2016

2015 Agendas: 2015 Minutes:
2015 Meeting Documents: 

January 12, 2015

March 9, 2015

May 11, 2015

July 13, 2015

September 14, 2015

November 9, 2015

2014 Agendas: 2014 Minutes:
 2014 Meeting Documents:
November 10, 2014

September 8, 2014

2013 Agendas:

2013 Minutes:

2012 Agendas:

2012 Minutes:
2011 Agendas: 2011 Minutes:
2010 Agendas: 2010 Minutes:
2009 Agendas: 2009 Minutes: