校董会

A five-member board of trustees governs Meridian社区学院. 董事会开会 on the second Tuesday of the month, and all meetings of the board are open to the 公共. Officers of the board are the chairman, vice-chairman, and secretary. 的 chairman and vice-chairman are elected annually and serve for one year; the secretary is the president of the college.

的 trustees serve without compensation for overlapping terms of five years. 这个城市 Council of the City of Meridian appoints the board members.


杰米满足

杰米满足, a native of Meridian, is a lifelong resident of Lauderdale 县. 满足, an alumna of Meridian社区学院, graduated from Mississippi State 大学. She is the owner of Cater’s Market in Meridian and Starkville and was previously a pharmaceutical representative for Searle. A past president of the Junior Auxiliary of Meridian as well as sponsorship chairman of the organization, Cater is co-founder of the Around Town Carousels Abound project, and a former member of the board of directors for the East Mississippi 业务 发展 Corp. She is a member of  First Christian 子午线教堂. Cater began her term as a board of trustee member for the College in 2014. 

汤米杜兰

汤米杜兰, a lifelong resident of Lauderdale 县, is a graduate of Meridian High School and an alumnus of Meridian社区学院. Founder of the internationally-known company Structural Steel Services, He is a board member of the Mississippi Economic Council, Mississippi Manufacturing Association, Mississippi Partnership for Economic 发展, the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience and the Riley 基金会. 的 longest-serving member of the board of trustees for Meridian社区学院, Dulaney began his service in 1984.

牧师. LABARON HEDGEMON

LaBaron Hedgemon is a native of Meridian and has been a lifelong resident of Lauderdale 县. Hedgemon received his master’s degree in organizational leadership from Fort Hays State 大学 and an honorary doctorate of divinity from St. 托马斯神学 神学院. Currently, he is working on his Ph.D. in global leadership from Johnson 大学. A banker and lender for 15 years, Hedgemon is the full-time senior pastor 为自由石教堂. He also is an education and mentoring consultant, a professionals career coach and pastor to pastors bishop-elect. Civic organization in which Hedgemon volunteers include East Mississippi 业务 发展 Corp.,男孩女孩俱乐部, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc., NAACP and International Bishops Conference, USA Inc. 

C.D. 史密斯

C.D. Smith is a native of Vicksburg and has lived in Lauderdale 县 for 44 years. Smith received his bachelor’s degree in business and industry and master’s degree in business administration from Mississippi State 大学 - Meridian. 一个长达46年 AT员工&T, Smith is regional director for AT&T Mississippi with oversight over 31 counties in east Mississippi. Smith was first appointed to the 亚洲博彩平台排名董事会 in 1991 and served for 17 years until he stepped down in 2008 when the governor appointed him to the 校董会 of State Institutions of Higher Learning. 史密斯担任过 nearly four decades in the Mississippi Air National Guard, retiring at State Command Chief Master Sergeant's rank. Smith rejoined the 亚洲博彩平台排名董事会 in 2020.

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Alex Weddington is a native of Meridian and is a lifelong resident of Lauderdale 县. Weddington earned a bachelor’s degree in science from the 大学 of Mississippi. He has received the Silver Beaver Award from the Choctaw Area Council of the Boy Scouts, Meridian Jaycee Outstanding Young Man Award and Sertoma Club’s Service to Mankind, and the Meridian Humanitarian of the Year Award. He is a member of the Hamasa Shrine Clown Unit, the Meridian Masonic Lodge and the Meridian York Rite Masonic Bodies, an active volunteer with the Masonic 首页 for Children for over two decades and sponsored a golf tournament for the children’s activity fund. Weddington is president of General 供应及机械有限公司. A member of First Presbyterian Church, Weddington is a member G的.V. Sonny Montgomery 基金会 as well as the board of trustees member for Meridian社区学院, where he began serving in 2002.