Past Presidents

Scott Robertson
2015-2016
Director, Student Support Services
West Virginia University Institute of Technology

Barbara Cary
2001-2002
Director, Upward Bound &
Student Support Services
West Virginia State University

Vivian Cespedes
2014-2015
Counselor, West Virginia University
Student Support Services

Tia Spencer
2000 – 2001
Talent Search
West Virginia Higher Education
Policy Commission

Carol Suder-Howes
2013-2014
Director, Upward Bound
Davis & Elkins College

Dr. Barbara Copenhaver Bailey
1999 – 2000
Director, Student Support Services
West Virginia University

Terri Philpott
2012-2013
Director, Student Support Services
Concord University

Mike Fisher
1998 – 1999
Director, Veterans Upward Bound
Davis & Elkins College

Scott Robertson
2010-2012
Counselor, Heart of Appalachia Talent Search
Marshall University

Freeda Chappel
1997 – 1998
Talent Search
West Virginia Higher Education
Policy Commission

Sarita Rhonemus
2009 – 2010
Director, Educational Opportunity Center
Bluefield State College

Anne Crum
1996 – 1997
Director, Upward Bound
Davis & Elkins College

Gene Oschendorf
2008 – 2009
Project Coordinator,
Veterans Upward Bound
Davis and Elkins College

Kathy Epperly
1995 – 1996
Bluefield State College

Nick Bedway
2007 – 2008
Director, Educational Opportunity Center
Marshall University

Jackie Hersman
1994 – 1995
Director, Upward Bound
Marshall University

Angela Holley
2006 – 2007
Director, Heart of Appalachia Talent Search
Marshall University

William Letrent
1990 – 1994
Director, Student Support Services
Potomac State College

Marjie Flannigan
2005 – 2006
Director, Student Support Services
Concord University

Jackie Hersman
1987 – 1990
Director, Upward Bound
Marshall University

Jay Wright
2004 – 2005
Director, Empowering Appalachia Talent Search
Marshall University

 Karen Ferguson
1984 – 1987
Potomac State College

Darrell Taylor
2003 – 2004
Director,Upward Bound Math Science
Concord University

Sandy Cavender

Anita Mayer
2002 – 2003
Director, Ronald E. McNair
West Virginia University