Board of Trustees

An independent, locally autonomous Board of Trustees governs the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College District. The Board of Trustees is the policy-making body of the Institution. It determines the current and future direction of the organization and allocates the resources to accomplish the goals of the Institution. The charge of the board is to manage and direct the all things necessary to the successful operation of the District.

The Board of Trustees consists of 23 members. Twenty-two members are appointed by the county supervisors and one member is appointed by the Board of Trustees. Representation from the four supporting counties is as follows: Harrison County (eight members), Jackson County (eight members), George County (three members), and Stone County (three members). The member appointed by the Board of Trustees alternates between Harrison and Jackson counties.

JamesEstesJimmy Estes
Chairperson
Harrison County
WilburnBolenWilburn Bolen
First Vice Chairperson
George County
AlbrittonSam Albritton
Second Vice Chairperson
Stone County
Dr. Rachel CarpenterDr. Rachel Carpenter
Secretary
Jackson County
Jody-MilesJody Miles
Treasurer
Stone County
L.-Bentz-SrLeonard Bentz, Sr.
Harrison County
David-A-BlaineDavid Blaine
Harrison County
Lavell-BondLavell Bond
Stone County
PatriciaDescherPatricia Descher
Jackson County
D.-DoyleDenise Doyle
Jackson County
Greg-H-EnglishGreg English
Jackson County
DavidFordDavid Ford
Harrison County
M.-Goff-16Jun05-(4)Mary Ann Goff
Jackson County
Dr Robert HirschDr. Robert Hirsch
Jackson County
S.-Hunt-16Jun05-(1)Susan D. Hunt Moreno-Jones--Jackson-CoMoreno Jones
Jackson County
Jim-McIngvale-JCJim McIngvale
Jackson County
RSpaydeBobby Spayde
Harrison County
M.TatumDr. Michael L. Tatum
Harrison County
WilburWardWilbur G. Ward
George County
RobertWattersJrRobert Watters, Jr
Harrison County
bill-wilkerson-correct-aspect-ratioBill Wilkerson
George County