Current Board Members

Phyllis Arnold

Charleston

Ms. Arnold retired as regional president for BB&T Corporation.


 JamesBailesJames Bailes – Vice Chairman

Huntington
Mr. Bailes has practiced law in Huntington since 1964 and is currently a member of the law firm of Bailes, Craig & Yon, PLLC.

PhilClinePhil Cline

Huntington

Mr. Cline is a retired businessman who was formerly president of Monumental Concrete Co. and Broughton Foods Co. He is a consultant and president of River City Associates Inc.


craigoOshel Craigo

Winfield

Mr. Craigo is owner and operator of Better Foods Inc. He is a former state senator, including serving as the finance committee chairman.


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Tim Dagostine

Charleston

Mr. Dagostine is a division manager with Champion Industries in Huntington.


David Haden

Charleston

Mr. Haden is owner of i-Source, LLC, an insurance agency in Charleston.


Edward Howard III

Phoenix, Arizona

Mr. Howard is the retired senior vice president and regional manager of J.C. Penney Company’s West Region.


ChristieKinneyChristie Kinsey

Lavalette

Ms. Kinsey has been a financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual in Huntington for more than 30 years.


Dale Lowther

Williamstown

Mr. Lowther is an accountant with the firm of Cain & Associates in Parkersburg.


Joseph McDonie – Secretary

Milton

Mr. McDonie is chief executive officer of Rock Branch Community Bank Inc., in Nitro; president and chief executive officer of Citation Investments, Inc., in Huntington; and managing member of Beacon Development, LLC, in Milton.


Michael Sellards

Huntington

Mr. Sellards is president and chief executive officer of St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington.

 


Wyatt Scaggs – Chairman

Logan

Mr. Scaggs is a third-generation owner and operator of Baisden Brother Hardware in Logan.


Gary G. WhiteGary G. White

Logan

Mr. White is former president and chief executive officer of International Industries Inc. He was Marshall University’s interim president in 2015-16.


Constituent Members

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Cam Brammer, Ph.D. – Faculty Representative

Huntington

Dr. Brammer is the faculty representative on the board. She is a professor in the Department of Communication Studies, where she has worked since 1986, serving as chair of the department since 2007.


Miriah Young – Staff Representative

Milton

Ms. Young is the classified staff representative on the board. She is the business manager in the Department of Housing and Residence Life.


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Matt Jarvis – Student Representative

Nitro

Mr. Jarvis, president of the Student Government Association, is the student representative on the board. He is a Nitro native and is majoring in finance and economics.