Mountwest Foundation - WBOY.com: Clarksburg, Morgantown: News, Sports, Weather

Mountwest Foundation

Posted: Updated:
  • PeopleMore>>

  • A. Morton Thomas and Associates

    A. Morton Thomas and Associates

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-09-10 19:35:53 GMT
    Tim Kirk has joined the Charleston office of A. Morton Thomas and Associates as an associate. He will lead technical and business development practices for the firm in West Virginia.
    Tim Kirk has joined the Charleston office of A. Morton Thomas and Associates as an associate. He will lead technical and business development practices for the firm in West Virginia.
  • Marshall University

    Marshall University

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-09-10 19:35:53 GMT
    A pair of Marshall University administrators have new roles. Brandi Jacobs-Jones has been promoted to chief of staff/liaison to the Marshall University Board of Governors. Ginny Painter has been promoted and named interim senior vice president for communications and marketing.
    A pair of Marshall University administrators have new roles. Brandi Jacobs-Jones has been promoted to chief of staff/liaison to the Marshall University Board of Governors. Ginny Painter has been promoted and named interim senior vice president for communications and marketing.
  • Ruffed Grouse Society

    Ruffed Grouse Society

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-09-10 19:35:52 GMT
    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the selection of Dan Dessecker, director of conservation policy for the Ruffed Grouse Society, to the national advisory committee for implementation of the National Forest System Land Management Planning Rule.
    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the selection of Dan Dessecker, director of conservation policy for the Ruffed Grouse Society, to the national advisory committee for implementation of the National Forest System Land Management Planning Rule.
HUNTINGTON, WV -

The Mountwest Foundation, the entity that supports Mountwest Community & Technical College, has elected five new members to its 15-member board of directors. 

Milton resident David Horst — founding partner of Medical Innovations Co. and an adjunct faculty member for Mountwest — began a three-year term in July, as did Thomas McChesney of Huntington, the director of marketing & business development for Huddleston Bolen; Floyd Metzger of Huntington, the chief executive officer of HIMG; Russ Rucker III of Huntington, the president of Rucker, Billups & Fowler Inc.; and Troy Thomas of Prichard, the general manager of Allevard-Sogefi USA Inc.

According to the foundation, its board members work to provide financial support for the college to "enhance the quality of education in order to further the careers of Mountwest Community & Technical College students."

Bob Childers serves as president of the Mountwest Foundation board.