The Germanna Community College Board acts in an advisory capacity to the State Board and performs such duties with respect to the operation of Germanna Community College as may be delegated to it by the State Board.  The College Board stands fully committed to the Mission, Vision and Values of the College and the guiding principles and direction set by the State Board for Community College under the legal authority provided by the Commonwealth of Virginia.  The College Board affirms that Germanna is a Learning Centered College and that the Board will be guided in its decision-making and advisory capacity by the following two questions:

  1. How will this decision/action/recommendation support student learning and success?
  2. How will we measure student learning and success?

The College Board further affirms that it will work collegially and collaboratively to further the Mission of the College and to put the interests of the students and communities the College serves at the forefront of its work.  As per State Board Policy, members of the College Board serve as at large members regardless of the locality which has appointed them, and are “charged with the responsibility of serving the best interests of the whole region being served by the college.”


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Cleo Colemen
Caroline County
July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2019 


William Thomas
Culpeper County
February 8, 2012 – June 30, 2018


Teri McNally
July 1, 2011 – June 30, 2017

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Victor Gehman
Vice Chair
King George County
July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2017


Sarah Berry
Madison County
July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2020


Simon Gray
Orange County
July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2019

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Sam Kessler
Orange County
July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2018


Baron Braswell
Spotsylvania County
July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2020


Catherine Washington
Stafford County
July 1, 2009 – June 30, 2017