College Board


The purpose of The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Board is to promote the sound development of the institution in accordance with policy, as set by the University’s President and/or Rector and Visitors. The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Board also serves in an advisory capacity to the Chancellor of the College, the President of the University, and the Board of Visitors on matters pertaining to The University of Virginia’s College at Wise.

March 2, 2021 Meeting Agenda
February 5, 2021 Meeting Agenda
November 6, 2020 Meeting Agenda


  • Marcia A. Gilliam, Chair — Bristol, VA
  • Lewey K. Lee, Vice Chair — Wise, VA
  • Karen S. Mullins, Secretary — Clintwood, VA
  • Katheryn B. Curtis, Executive Committee Member — Glen Allen, VA
  • Jeffery A. Sturgill, Executive Committee Member — Wise, VA
  • Roger C. Viers, Executive Committee Member — Wise, VA
  • Michael L. Allen — Big Stone Gap, VA
  • Jonette Dixon Carpenter — Daleville, VA
  • Marvin W. Gilliam, Jr. — Bristol, VA
  • James M. Gott — Kingsport, TN
  • Don M. Green — Wise, VA
  • Leton L. Harding, Jr. — Wise, VA
  • George E. Hunnicutt, Jr. — Norton, VA
  • Francis G. Hunt — Newport News, VA
  • Ruby W. Rogers — Gate City, VA
  • Dr. Joseph Frank Smiddy — Church Hill, TN
  • Robert F. Stallard — Abingdon, VA
  • James Michael Thomas — Gate City, VA
  • Dawneda F. Williams — Wise, VA
  • Elizabeth M. Cranwell, Board of Visitors Representative — Vinton, VA
  • Joseph R. Carico, Alumni Association Representative — Wise, VA
  • Madelyn Lawrence, Student Representative — Wise, VA

College Board Meeting

February 5, 2021