Board of Directors

Community leaders and liaisons

HCTC is governed under the KCTCS Board of Regents. The College also has a local advisory board that meets quarterly. The local HCTC Board of Directors provides community input, support and communication for the college. Board members are appointed by Kentucky's governor for a six year term. Faculty and staff representatives are elected internally for three year terms. The student representative is elected each year for a one year term. Current local Board members include:

Martha Birdwhistell
Board Chair
Lawrenceburg, KY
(term expires 05-15-2013) 
Martha Birdwhistell
Joseph Grant Evans
Vice-Chair
Hazard, KY
(term expires 05-15-2014)
Joe Evans
Dennis Patrick Wooton
Secretary
Buckhorn, KY
(term expires 05-15-2013) 
Pat Wooton
Dr. Jyotin Chandarana
Hazard, KY
(term expires 05-15-2014) 
Dr. Jyotin Chandarana
Hayes F. Lewis
Hyden, KY
(term expires 05-15-2013) 
Bill Weinberg
William Bill Weinberg
Hindman, KY
(term expires 05-15-2014)
Fred Lewis
Greg Wells
Hazard, KY
(term expires 05-15-2017)
Greg Wells
Homer Terry
Faculty Representative
(term expires 05-15-2016)
Homer Terry
Shirley Engle
Staff Representative
(term expires 05-15-2015)
Shirley Engle

Rachel Combs
Student Representative
(term expires 05-15-2014)
Rachel Combs