Board of Directors

Local Board of Directors

Ogeechee Technical College has a local board of directors comprised of members who were nominated for their positions by local industry and education officials. Each member was selected and approved by the State Board of Technical and Adult Education. The Board of Directors meet a minimum of eight times a year.

The Board sets policies for the College consistent with policies established by the State Board. Responsibilities include reviewing and approving goals and objectives, short- and long-range plans, facilities expansion, program additions and changes, and the annual budget before submission for approval by the State Board.

Roger Moore - Chair, Evans County

Rachel Edwards - Vice Chair, Bulloch County

Billy Hickman - Bulloch County

Fred Hill - Bulloch County

Emelyn T. Hunter - Screven County

Randy Mayfield - Evans County

Ray L. McKinney, Jr. - Bulloch County

Hoke S. Reeves - Screven County

Dr. Lisa Rogers - Bulloch County

Meeting Schedule for FY2014

September 18, 2013
(Meeting Agenda)

October 16, 2013
(Meeting Agenda)

November 20, 2013
(Meeting Agenda)

February 19, 2014
(Meeting Agenda)

March 19, 2014
(Meeting Agenda)

April 16, 2014
(Meeting Agenda)

May 21, 2014
(Meeting Agenda)

June 18, 2014
(Meeting Agenda)

* All meetings are held at 8:30 a.m. in the Joseph E. Kennedy Boardroom

State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia  

Ogeechee Technical College’s governing board is the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia (State Board). The State Board consists of one member from each of Georgia's 14 Congressional districts and nine at-large members who are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate for five-year terms. The State Board is responsible for establishing policies for the operation of the Technical College System of Georgia and its member colleges, including Ogeechee Technical College.

State Board Bylaws

Ronald W. Jackson – Commissioner

Mary Flanders – 1st District, Savannah

Richard Porter – 2nd District, Cairo

Frank S. Newman – 3rd District, West Point

Vacant – 4th District

James F. Gingrey – 5th District, Atlanta

Carl E. Swearingen – 6th District, Atlanta

Michael L. Sullivan – 7th District, Atlanta

Ben I. Copeland Sr. – 8th District, Lakeland

Dinah C. Wayne – 9th District, Flowery Branch

Vacant – 10th District

John H. Bullock – 11th District, Palmetto

Tommy David – 12th District, Statesboro

Tim Williams – 13th District, Douglasville

Otis Raybon, Jr. – 14th District, Rome

Members at Large

Z. Shaw Blackmon (Vice Chair) – Warner Robins

Doug Carter - Gainesville

J.C. Clark Jr. – Atlanta

Dr. Lynn Cornett (Chair) – Sandy Springs

Sylvia E. Russell - Atlanta

Trey Sheppard - Sandersville

Shirley Smith - Ringgold

W. Jackson Winter, Jr. - Atlanta

Joe W. Yarbrough - Dalton

Meeting Schedule for 2014

February 6, 2014

March 6, 2014

April 3, 2014

May 1, 2014

June 5, 2014

August 7, 2014

September 4, 2014

October 2, 2014

October 28-29, 2014

December 4, 2014


One Joseph E. Kennedy Blvd., Statesboro, GA 30458 USA
Phone: (912) 681-5500 or (800) 646-1316 | Email: