College Advisory Board

Danville Community College Advisory Board

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Toshia Martin Waller
City of Danville

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Ann Cassada
Vice Chair
Pittsylvania County

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Sheila Baynes
City of Danville

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Barbara Brown
Pittsylvania County

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John Mead
Pittsylvania County

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Ernestine Payne
City of Danville

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Kathryn Roberts
Halifax County

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Kevin Shotwell
Halifax County

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Carlyle Wimbish
Halifax County


The Danville Community College Board meets the third Monday of the following months: March, June, September, and November. Meetings are held in the Wyatt Building Board Room on main campus at 5:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted in the agenda below.


September 19, 2022 | Agenda | Minutes
November 28, 2022 | Agenda | Minutes
March 20, 2023 | Agenda | Minutes
May 13, 2023 | Graduation
June 26, 2023 | Agenda | Minutes (Regular June meeting date, June 19, is a holiday and the College is closed.)


September 20, 2021 | Agenda | Minutes
November 15, 2021 | Agenda | Minutes
March 21, 2022 | Agenda | Minutes
May 10, 2022 | Agenda | Minutes
May 14, 2022 | Graduation
June 27, 2022 | Agenda | Minutes (Regular June meeting date, June 20, is a holiday and the College is closed.)


September 21, 2020 | Agenda | Minutes
November 16, 2020 | Agenda | Minutes
March 15, 2021 | Agenda | Minutes
June 21, 2021 | Agenda | Minutes


September 30, 2019 | Agenda | Minutes
November 19, 2019 | Agenda | Minutes
January 24, 2020 (Retreat) | Agenda | Minutes
[POSTPONED] March 16, 2020 | Agenda | Minutes
[POSTPONED] May 16, 2020 (Graduation) | Agenda | Minutes
June 4, 2020 (President's Evaluation Subcommittee) | Agenda | Minutes
June 15, 2020 | Agenda | Minutes
June 30, 2020 | Agenda | Minutes


October 8, 2018 | Agenda | Minutes
November 26, 2018 | Agenda | Minutes
December 17, 2018 | Minutes
December 18, 2018 | Agenda | Minutes
March 18, 2019 | Agenda | Minutes
April 10, 2019 | Agenda | Minutes
June 17, 2019 | Agenda | Minutes


Danville Community College Educational Foundation Board 

Name Title
Mrs. Libby Spainhour Board Chair
Mr. Brooks Powell, III Vice Chair
Mr. Gene Hayes Secretary
Ms. Nan Freed Treasurer
Mr. Scott Batson Immediate Past Chair
Mr. Shannon Hair Executive Director and Director of Development

Ms. Shahnaz  M. Ahmed
Mr. John W. Collins
Mrs. Denise H. Whittle Derham
Mr. Dan Farmer
Mr. Ed Fitzgerald, IV
Dr. Paul Fox
Mr. Eddie Herndon, Jr.
Mr. Ted Hodges Mr. Kevin Keyes
Dr. Harry T. Kolendrianos
Dr. Albert L. Payne, DDS
Mr. Tommy Pruett
Ms. Bobbye Raye Womack
Mr. Landon R. Wyatt

DCC Educational Foundation Directors Emeriti
B.R. Ashby, M.D.
Clyde Midkiff
Mildred W. Barkhouser
Frank Mobley
Carrington Bidgood
Virginia Roberts
John Boyd
Ralph Stanford
Inara Dodson
Eileen M. Stendig
Roy Gignac
James Sutherland
Charles Harris
Melvin Vernon
James Kent
Hazel York
Rebecca L. McGovern

Workforce Services Advisory Board

Name Title
Michael Duncan, Chair Dan River Business Development Center – Ringgold/Danville VA
James Barton Essell Propack – Danville VA
Robert Bates Benchmark Community Bank – South Boston VA
Wanda Blythe ABB, Inc. – South Boston VA
Dave Bennett Intertape Polymer Group – Ringgold  VA
Jeremy Catron Huber Engineering – Crystal Hill VA
Debra Crowder WIA – Local Workforce Investment Board – South Central VA
Mark Custer Blue Ridge Fiber Board – Danville VA
Bill Donohue GENEDGE Alliance – Martinsville  VA
Lisa Fultz WIA West Piedmont Region – Martinsville VA
Charles Gause AXnano – Danville VA
Dr. Max Glass Retired – DCC – Danville VA
Dr. Merle Herndon Halifax County School System –Halifax VA
Dr. Lillian Holland Pittsylvania County School System- Chatham VA
Dr. Stanley B. Jones Danville City School System – Danville VA
Bradford Lee Presto Products – South Boston VA
Matt Leonard Industrial Development Authority, Halifax County
Mitzi McCormick Halifax County Chamber of Commerce
John Mead Master Gage & Tool – Danville VA
Laurie Moran Danville-Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce
Daryl Oakes EIT – Danville VA
Kenneth Powell Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co – Danville VA
Jeff Raffensperger Aquatic Bath – South Boston VA
Rutger Rubensson Ikea Industry LLC – Ringgold VA
Gregg Sides Planning and Development – Pittsylvania County
Wayne Smith Dan Chem Technologies – Danville VA
Mark Trickey Comfort Systems USA – Mid Atlantic (LLC) – South Boston VA
Telly Tucker Economic Development, City of Danville VA
Sara Weller City of Danville – Human Resources –Danville VA

For the Virginia Community Colleges State Board members list, please click here.


Connie Wann

Connie Wann

Executive Assistant to the President