Board of Trustees

 
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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
James D. Rouse: Secretary of the Board
John A. Roush: President of the College
Yvonne York Morley: Assistant Secretary of the Board

Trustees

Class of 2014

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

 

Jane L. Stevenson
Guidance Counselor, Retired, Daviess County High School
Owensboro, Kentucky

 

Kevin D. Taylor
Capital Finance Director and Debt Manager, State of Wisconsin
Madison, Wisconsin

 

Class of 2015

Thomas R. Baeker
Physician
Danville, Kentucky

 

Elizabeth T. Kennan
President Emerita, Mount Holyoke College
Danville, Kentucky

 

Crit Luallen
Frankfort, Kentucky

 

John H. Newman
Senior Partner, 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
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

 

Barb Emler
Pediatric Dentist
Lexington, Kentucky

 

Jeff 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
Partner and Managing Director, 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

 

Mary H. Griffith
Retired
Vine Grove, Kentucky

 

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

 

Angie M. Evans
Vice President, Community Foundation
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

 

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

Life Trustees

James H. Evans
Chairman, Retired, Union Pacific Corporation
New York, New York

 

J. David Grissom
Chairman, Mayfair Capital
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Pierce Lively
Judge, Retired, U.S. Sixth Circuit Court Of Appeals
Danville, Kentucky

 

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

Trustees Emeriti

William H. Breeze
Danville, Kentucky

 

S. Gordon Dabney
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Gordon B. Davidson
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Richard L. Frymire
Madisonville, Kentucky

 

John W. Landrum
Harrodsburg, Kentucky

 

Charles J. Luellen
Austin, Texas

 

Henry Meigs
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Joseph H. Patterson
Charlotte, North Carolina

 

Lillian H. Press
Lexington, Kentucky

 

James M. Ratcliffe
Louisville, Kentucky

 

Margaret A. Stroup
Satellite Beach, Florida

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