MCC Foundation Board of Directors/Mission

MCC Foundation Mission

The mission of the Mayland Community College Foundation is to support, strengthen, and advance the work of Mayland Community College.

MCC Foundation Board of Directors

Pictured are (l-r, back): Margaret Earley-Thiele, Claude Smith (Chair), Sam Ray, Jesse Pope, Brywn Philips, and (l-r, front) Bonnie Schmink, Sandy Grisham, Wanda Proffitt, and Julia Norris at the Foundation Board’s retreat held June 13, 2017.

The MCC Foundation is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization whose mission is to support, strengthen, and advance the work of Mayland Community College. Volunteers from the College’s service area and beyond serve on the Foundation Board of Directors to raise funds and cultivate friends for the College. Their efforts are evident in special projects at the College, events in the community, scholarships for students, and various capital projects.

Currently Serving:

Ms. Mary Ballew, Mitchell County Emeritus
Ms. Elaine Boone, Yancey County
Dr. John Boyd, MCC President
Ms. Margaret Earley-Thiele, Executive Director, Mayland Community College Foundation
Mr. Albert G. Folcher, Jr., Yancey County
Ms. Sally Folcher, Yancey County
Ms. Sandy Grisham, Mitchell County
Ms. Martha Guy, Avery County
Ms. Jasmine McKinney, Mitchell County
Ms. Julia Norris, Trustee Representative, Yancey County
Mrs. Brywn Phillips, Yancey County
Mr. Jesse Pope, Avery County
Ms. Wanda Proffitt, Yancey County
Mr. Sam Ray, Trustee Representative, Avery County
Ms. Bonnie Schmink, Mitchell County
Mr. Claude Smith, President, At Large Representative
Mr. David Strawn, Yancey County
Dr. Tommy Williams, Avery County