Phyllis Arnold

Charleston

Phyllis Arnold is regional president for BB&T Corporation. She currently is serving in her first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2015.

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James Bailes

Huntington
James Bailes graduated from Marshall in 1960 and from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1963.  He served a one-year clerkship with a member of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.  He has practiced law in Huntington since 1964 and is currently a member of the law firm of Bailes, Craig & Yon, PLLC.  He is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2016.

 

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Phil Cline

Huntington

Phil 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. He is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2017.

 

Oshel Craigo

Winfield

Oshel Craigo is owner and operator of Better Foods Inc. He is a former West Virginia state senator, including serving as the Finance Committee Chairman for the West Virginia Senate. He is a resident of Winfield, West Virginia. He currently is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2014.


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Tim Dagostine

Charleston

Tim Dagostine is a division manager with Champion Industries in Huntington. He is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires June 30, 2017.

 

 

David Haden

Charleston

David Haden is owner of i-Source, LLC, an insurance agency in Charleston, West Virginia. He currently is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2015.

 

Ed Howard – Vice Chairman

Phoenix, Arizona

Edward T. Howard III is the retired senior vice president and regional manager of J.C. Penney Company’s West Region. He is a resident of Scottsdale, Arizona. He currently is serving in his second term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2017.

 

 

 

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Lavalette

Christie Kinsey, CLU, ChFC, CASL, has been a Financial Advisor with Northwestern Mutual for 32 years in Huntington, W.Va.  She resides in Lavalette.  She is serving her first term on the MU Board of Governors, which expires June 30, 2016.

 

 

Dale Lowther

Parkersburg

Dale Lowther is an accountant with the firm of Cain & Associates in Parkersburg, West Virginia. He is a resident of Williamstown, West Virginia. He currently is serving in his second term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2017.

 

 


Joseph McDonie

Milton

Joseph K. McDonie is chief executive officer of Rock Branch Community Bank Inc., in Nitro, West Virginia, President & Chief Executive Officer of Citation Investments, Inc., Huntington, WV, Managing member Beacon Development, LLC, Milton, WV. Mr. McDonie also serves as a member of the Board of Directors and chairs the development commitment of the Education Alliance, Charleston, WV. He is a resident of Milton, West Virginia. He currently is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2014.

 


Michael G. Sellards – Chairman

Huntington

Michael G. Sellards is president and chief executive officer of St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia and a resident of Huntington. He serves as secretary of the MU Board of Governors. He currently is serving in his second term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2014.

 


Wyatt Scaggs – Secretary

Logan

Wyatt Scaggs is a third-generation owner and operator of Baisden Brother Hardware. A lifelong resident of Logan, he graduated from Logan High School in 1978 and received his B.S. in accounting from Marshall University. He currently is serving in his first term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2015.

 


Joseph Touma

Huntington

Joseph B. Touma, M.D. is an ear specialist practicing at the Touma Ear, Hearing, and Balance Center, PLLC which he established in 1971 in Huntington, West Virginia, and Ashland, Kentucky. He is a resident of Huntington. He currently is serving in his second term with the MU Board of Governors, which expires on June 30, 2016.

 

Constituent Members


Marty Amerikaner – Faculty Representative

Huntington

Marty Amerikaner is the faculty representative to the Board of Governors. He is a professor in the Psychology Department, where he has worked since 1988, serving as chair of the department from 1991 until 2007. His term expires June 30, 2015.

 


Miriah Young – Staff Representative

Milton

Miriah Young is the classified staff representative for the Board of Governors. An employee of Marshall for 5 years, she obtained her B.A. in Psychology, as well as her M.S. in Adult Education, from Marshall. Her term expires June 30, 2015.

 

 


Duncan Waugaman – Student Representative

Huntington

Duncan Waugaman is the Student Body President. His term expires June 30, 2015.