Community Colleges, State Board Of

Commission Details

Board Website 
Board Website
Long Name 
North Carolina State Board of Community Colleges
Community Colleges
Governor Appointments 
Total Board Positions 
Cite Name 
N.C. Gen. Stat.
Cite Number 
§ 115D-2.1
Term Length 
6 yrs (no more than 2 consecutive terms of 6 yrs)
The board is the policy-making arm of the North Carolina Community College System. There are 21 members on the board, each serving six-year terms. The governor appoints 10 members. The State House and Senate each appoint four members. The Lieutenant Governor, State Treasurer and President of the UNC System also serve on the board.

Current Members

Member Name 
Appointment Date 
Term End Date 
Term Type 
Robert C. Stephens 12/30/20166/30/2021LimitedAt-large
William Y. Holder 8/7/20176/30/2023LimitedAt-large
Lisa B. Estep 7/1/20156/30/2021LimitedAt-large
Mary Ann Rice 9/13/20196/30/2025LimitedRegion 1
Frank L. Johnson 7/13/20176/30/2023LimitedRegion 2
Samuel Powell 7/1/20156/30/2021LimitedRegion 3
Vacant5/27/20206/30/2025LimitedRegion 4
Ann Harden Whitford 7/11/20176/30/2023LimitedRegion 5
Catherine Edmonds 10/14/20196/30/2025LimitedRegion 6
James R. Rose Jr.7/1/20156/30/2021LimitedAt-large

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