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Motlow State Presidential Search Advisory Committee Named; First Meeting Scheduled March 18

March 9, 2015

The presidential search advisory committee for a new president of Motlow State Community College has been selected and will meet for the first time Wednesday, March 18, and include an opportunity for campus and community comments.

The meeting will begin at 1 p.m. CDT in the Marcum Technology Center Rooms 105 B and C on the college's main Moore County campus in Lynchburg.

Motlow State's current and fifth president, MaryLou Apple, previously announced her plan to retire June 30 after leading the college for nine years. The new president is expected to be selected before she leaves office.

The search committee's charge is to identify three to five finalists for the position of president who will visit the campus for interviews. Tennessee Board of Regents Chancellor John Morgan will then make a final selection for submission to the TBR for approval.

The committee members are as follows:

Regent Fran Marcum, Chair
TBR BOARD MEMBER

Regent Bobby Thomas
TBR Board Member

Regent Dottye Webb
TBR Board Member

Dr. Janice Harder
FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE
Faculty Council President

Mrs. Elizabeth Fitch
FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE

Mr. Sid Hill
FACULTY REPRESENTATIVE

Ms. Dallas Foster
STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE
SGA President

Mr. Antwain Dobbins
STUDENT/VETERAN REPRESENTATIVE

Mr. Daryl Welch
ALUMNI REPRSENTATIVE
Broker and Assistant General Manager of Harton Realty
Tullahoma, TN

Ms. Monica Burgess
SUPPORT STAFF REPRESENTATIVE

Ms. Hilda Tunstill
ADMINISTRATIVE REPRESENTATIVE
Vice President of Business Affairs

Ms. Brenda Cannon
ADMINISTRATIVE REPRESENTATIVE
Director of Student and Campus Relations

Mr. Keith Hamilton
BUSINESS COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE
Bridgestone Manager for North America Manufacturing and Education
LaVergne, TN

Mr. Eugene London
COMMUNITY AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE
CEO of SIM&S
Tullahoma, TN

Mr. Todd Herzog
COMMUNITY AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE
CEO of Accu-Router
McMinnville, TN

Ms. Lori North
COMMUNITY AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE
Vice President, First Bank
Smyrna, TN

Dr. Wanda Shelton
COMMUNITY AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE
Director of Schools, Lincoln County Dept. of Education
Fayetteville, TN

Mr. J. Stanley Rogers
COMMUNITY AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE
Attorney at Law – Rogers, Duncan & North
Manchester, TN

Mayor Eugene Ray
COMMUNITY AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE
Mayor, Bedford County
Shelbyville, TN

The Search Advisory Committee will begin with an open forum to allow campus and community members to voice their comments about what types of qualities the advisory committee should look for when reviewing candidates. The committee will then discuss the search process. The meeting is open to the public and the press.

Anyone with a disability who wishes to participate should contact Monica Greppin-Watts at monica.greppin-watts@tbr.edu or 615-366-4417 to request services needed to facilitate attendance. Contact may be made in person, by writing, by e-mail, by telephone or otherwise and should be received no later than 5:30 p.m. CDT Monday, March 16. More information on the presidential search process, including the criteria for selection, can be found at https://www.tbr.edu/hr/executivesearches/president-motlow-state-community-college.

Motlow State Community College is a public, multi-campus college offering associate degrees, certificates and flexible learning pathways. The main campus is located in Moore County with learning centers in Fayetteville, McMinnville and Smyrna, a teaching site in Sparta and a partnership in Shelbyville at the Middle Tennessee Education Center.

The TBR is among the nation's largest higher education systems, governing 46 post-secondary educational institutions. The TBR system includes six universities, 13 community colleges (including Motlow) and the 27 colleges of applied technology, providing programs to more than 200,000 students across the state.