Foundation Board

The Big Sandy College Educational Foundation, Inc. operates for the support and benefit of Big Sandy Community and Technical College. It is a separate not-for-profit 501(c) (3) organization, led by an independent Board of Directors. The Foundation, with utmost integrity and respect works to expand access to higher education and further regional workforce and economic development.

BOARD MEMBERSHIP

Officers

Jerry KanneyJerry Kanney, Chair (2021)
Interstate Natural Gas 

 

 

Robert ShurtleffRobert Shurtleff, Vice Chair (2019)
AEP/Kentucky Power 

 

 

Phillip ElliottPhillip Elliott, Treasurer (2020)
First Commonwealth Bank 

 

 

Earl ThackerEarl Thacker, Secretary (2023)
AT&T

 

 

Board Members

Blank ImageJanice Allen (2019)
Retired 

 

 

Blank ImageConnie Bayes (2027)
City National Bank 

 

 

Blank ImagePromod "Mots" Bishnoi (2020)
Mountain Comprehensive Care Center 

 

 

Blank ImageJR Blackburn (2023)
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc. 

 

 

Jon DargeJon Drage (2027)
Community Trust Bank 

 

 

Darren GillespieDarren Gillespie (2027)
Citizens Bank of Kentucky 

 

 

Dr. Mina MajmundarDr. Mina Majmundar (2023)
Retired 

 

 

Blank ImageJuile Paxton (2027)
Mountain Comprehensive Care Center 

 

 

Blank ImageBertie Kaye Salyer (2019)
Retired

 

 

Ex-Officio Members

Blank ImagePhilip Elswick
Chair, BSCTC Board of Directors 

 

 

Blank ImageDr. Sherry Zylka
BSCTC President/CEO

 

 

Contact

Kelli Martin
Manager of Advancement
Prestonsburg Campus, Johnson Building, Room 131B
(606) 886-7358
kelli.martin@kctcs.edu