Board of Trustees

 

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Fall 2016 Trustees Meeting marked with news of record enrollment, fundraising success

Centre College continues to deliver on a bold and strategic vision for its future, as the College again celebrated record success across such key areas as recruitment and fundraising at the fall 2016 gathering of the Board of Trustees. The meeting was held on Centre’s campus Oct. 20-21, the opening of Homecoming weekend. Read more…

 

Beth Klein joins Centre College Board of Trustees

Beth Paxton Klein, a Centre College parent with almost 20 years of banking experience, was installed as a new trustee at the October board meeting.

Klein has served the past six years on the Centre parents committee and looks forward to extending her relationship with the College as a trustee.

“I genuinely love that there are so many opportunities for students to pursue their academics while participating in activities that interest them,” she says. “Both my children were able to play sports, study abroad and participate in Greek life and philanthropic opportunities.” Read more…

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Centre College is controlled by a self-perpetuating Board of Trustees, divided into six annual classes of not more than six persons.

The Board of Trustees

The presiding officer of the Board of Trustees is the chair of the Board, elected annually. The president of the College is the executive officer of the Board and the chief executive officer of the College.

Officers of the Board of Trustees

Randal B. Kell: Chair of the Board
Mark E. Nunnelly: Vice Chair of the Board
Crit Luallen: Secretary of the Board
Lisa L. Swem: Alumni Association President
John A. Roush: President of the College
Yvonne York Morley: Assistant Secretary of the Board

Trustees

Class of 2015

Thomas R. Baeker
Physician
Danville, Kentucky

 

Crit Luallen
Lieutenant Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Frankfort, Kentucky

 

John H. Newman
Senior Partner, Retired, Sidley Austin LLP
New York, New York

 

James C. Seabury, III
CEO, Enterprise Electric
Nashville, Tennessee

 

James A. Smith
Innovation Consultant
Saint Charles, Illinois

 

Class of 2016

Greg W. Caudill
President and CEO, Farmers National Bank
Danville, Kentucky

 

Paul W. Chellgren
Operating Partner, Snow Phipps Group, LLC
Villa Hills, Kentucky

 

Barb Emler
Pediatric Dentist
Lexington, Kentucky

 

Jeffrey L. Mackin
President, Interlock Industries, Inc.
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Eddy Roberts Jr.
State President, Retired, Bell South
Louisville, Kentucky

 

James D. Rouse
Partner, Rouse & Rouse
Versailles, Kentucky

Class of 2017

John R. Barton
Physician
Lexington, Kentucky

 

Rutheford B. Campbell
Professor of Law, University Of Kentucky
Lexington, Kentucky

 

Mark E. Nunnelly
Commissioner of Revenue, Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Senior Advisor, Bain Capital
Boston, Massachusetts

 

Peggy Purdom Patterson
U.S. Magistrate Judge, Retired, U.S. District Court
Eastern District Of Kentucky
Bloomfield, Kentucky

 

George W. Privett, Jr.
Physician
Lexington, Kentucky

Class of 2018

Anita M. Britton
Attorney, Britton, Osborne, Johnson, PLLC
Versailles, Kentucky

 

Sheila A. Burks
Corporate Counsel, OFS Fitel, LLC
Norcross, Georgia

 

Joanne K. Duncan
President, Inez Deposit Bank
Inez, Kentucky

 

Angie M. Evans
Manager, Corporate Responsibility, LG&E and KU Energy, LLC
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Kenneth J. Mardick
President, M3 Resources USA
Birmingham, Alabama

 

Lee Tatum
Vice President, Brown-Forman
Louisville, Kentucky

Class of 2019

William S. Bowmer III
Managing Director, Barclays
Palo Alto, California

 

Robert L. Elliott
Partner, Elliott, Houlihan, & Skidmore, LLP
Lexington, Kentucky

 

G. Watts Humphrey, Jr.
President, GWH Holdings, Inc.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

Tao Le
Physician
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Brian Mefford
CEO / Founder, Connected Nation Exchange
Bowling Green, Kentucky

 

James L. Rogers III
CEO, Packers of Indian River Inc.
Fort Pierce, Florida

Class of 2020

Jess Correll
President and Chairman, First Southern Bancorp
Stanford, Kentucky

 

Lea Stromire Johnson
Attorney, Moore and VanAllen
Charlotte, North Carolina

 

Randal B. Kell
President and CEO,The Mark Winkler Company
Annapolis, Maryland

 

Daryll W. Martin
President, Percipient Resources
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

 

Thomas H. Meeker
President and CEO, Retired, Churchill Downs Inc.
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Kevin D. Taylor
Madison, Wisconsin

Class of 2021

Thomas R. Baeker
Commonwealth Cancer Center
Danville, Kentucky

 

Crit Luallen
Frankfort, Kentucky

 

John H. Newman
Naples, Florida

 

James C. Seabury, III
Enterprise Electric, LLC
Nashville, Tennessee

 

James A. Smith
St. Charles, Illinois

Class of 2022

Greg W. Caudill
Farmers National Bank
Danville, Kentucky

 

Paul W. Chellgren
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

 

Barb Emler
Lexington, Kentucky

 

Beth Klein
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Jeffrey L. Mackin
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Eddy Roberts, Jr.
Louisville, Kentucky

Life Trustees

Robert T. Brockman
The Reynolds and Reynolds Co.
Houston, Texas

 

J. David Grissom
Chairman, Mayfair Capital
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Nelson D. Rodes Jr.
Chairman of the Board, Retired, Farmers National Bank of Danville
Danville, Kentucky

Trustees Emeriti

Joanne K. Duncan
Inez, Kentucky

 

Richard L. Frymire
Madisonville, Kentucky

 

Elizabeth T. Kennan
Danville, Kentucky

 

John W. Landrum
Harrodsburg, Kentucky

 

Charles J. Luellen
Austin, Texas

 

Joseph H. Patterson
Charlotte, North Carolina

 

Lillian H. Press
Lexington, Kentucky

 

James M. Ratcliffe
Louisville, Kentucky

 

James D. Rouse
Versailles, Kentucky

 

Jane L. Stevenson
Owensboro, Kentucky

 

Margaret A. Stroup
Satellite Beach, Florida

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