Peggy Blankenship Stepp, was honored for her leadership role as a member of and the Chair for the Big Sandy Community and Technical College Board of Directors, December 1, 2011.
Mrs. Stepp began her role as a board member in 2001 and has served as the Board Chair from 2006- 2011. One of the longest terms for a board chair in the history of the College. During the regular meeting held this month, a Resolution in honor of her service to higher education was read and presented to her. The Resolution reads, in part, Whereas, Peggy Blankenship Stepp has served the students and employees of Big Sandy Community and Technical College as a Board member, and as a Board Chair in a manner inspiring professional admiration and has a distinguished career as an educator and business person in Martin County, the Board wishes to officially express appreciation to Peggy Blankenship Stepp, this resolution is executed in the highest esteem and with sincere best wishes.
Dr. George D. Edwards, President of the College made the presentation to Mrs. Stepp and expressed his personal appreciation for her strong leadership and participation as a board member. The dedication of Peggy Blankenship Stepp to serve as a volunteer board member to Big Sandy Community and Technical College is a fine example of dedication to higher education. During her years of service, the College has experienced growth and prosperity that has directly benefited the students, faculty, and staff. We owe you a debt of gratitude.