Board of Trustees

The Kilgore College Board of Trustees is the governing body of the college. The board has specific powers and duties imposed by the state statutes including policy direction for the college and establishing goals consistent with KC's role and mission.


Notice of public tax hearings on tax increase:

Kilgore College will hold two public hearings on a proposal to increase total tax revenues from properties on the tax roll in the preceding tax year by 2.51 percent (percentage by which proposed tax rate exceeds lower of rollback tax rate or effective tax calculated under Chapter 26, Tax Code). Your individual taxes may increase at a greater or lesser rate, or even decrease, depending on the change in the taxable value of your property in relation to the change in taxable value of all other property and the tax rate that is adopted.

  • First public hearing: Noon, Aug. 23, 2019 in the Stewart McLaurin Administration Building, Kilgore College Campus, 1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas.
  • Second public hearing: 6 p.m. Aug. 29, 2018 in the Stewart McLaurin Administration Building, Kilgore College Campus, 1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas.

Notice of Public Hearing on Tax Increase (pdf)


Board members receive mail at:

Kilgore College
c/o Nancy Law
1100 Broadway
Kilgore,Texas 75662


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Board of Trustees

Past Meeting Dates and Agendas

The Kilgore College Board of Trustees meet at 6:30 p.m. on the second floor of the Stewart H. McLaurin Administration Building, Highway 259, on the Kilgore College campus in Kilgore, Texas.

Check with Nancy Law prior to meeting date to make sure the meeting is still scheduled - (903) 983-8101.

(Click each meeting to view agenda)

Meeting agendas for 2019:

Meeting agendas for 2018:

Meeting agendas for 2017:

Meeting agendas for 2016:

Meeting agendas for 2015:

Meeting agendas for 2014:

Meetings prior to 2014:

Audio Archives of Past Board Meetings
Past Meeting Minutes

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2015:


2014:


2013:

Committees

The Board, from time to time, uses Committee Structure to facilitate its workings. The Board generally attempts to provide one representative from each of the three zones in the taxing district. The President of the Board is welcome to attend any committee meeting of the Board. Although committees may be formed for specific purposes, the common operating committees of the College Board may include:

  1. Executive Committee – composed of the officers of the Board of Trustees. Meets regularly with the College President and other staff as needed to review Board agenda items and to facilitate planning, coordination, and communication with the entire Board.
  2. Property Committee - reviews available real estate needs and recommends decisions related to property to the entire Board
  3. Personnel Committee – reviews administrative personnel recommendations and recommends them to the entire Board Budget Committee - works with the administration in preparation of the annual college budget
  4. Audit Committee - works with the external auditors to review the structure and findings of the external audit
  5. Nominating Committee - nominates Board members to be presented as officers for the entire Board
  6. Presidential Screening Committee - selects presidential applicants and presents finalists to the entire Board
  7. Investment Committee - will advise the College's Board of Trustees with regard to: (1) any amendments or revisions of the College's investment policy (2) an investment strategy for the transition of investments to current policies
  8. Other committees may be formed as needed.
Board Members

South Zone:

Gary Scott Andrews, West Rusk
Voting Unit #1, Place 4, South Zone
Term Expires: May, 2023
Business: Citizens National Bank (Overton)


Janice Bagley, Overton
Voting Unit #1, Place 7, South Zone
Term Expires: May, 2025
Business: Overton Police Department


Cecelia Sanders, West Rusk
Voting Unit #1, Place 1, South Zone
Term Expires: May, 2021
Business: Retired


North Zone:

Joe Carrington, President, White Oak
Voting Unit #2, Place 8, North Zone
Term Expires: May, 2025
Business: Andrews Center


Jon Rowe, Gladewater
Voting Unit #2, Place 2, North Zone
Term Expires: May, 2021
Business: Texas Eastman


Larry A. Woodfin, Vice President, Gladewater
Voting Unit #2, Place 5, North Zone
Term Expires: May, 2023
Business: Retired


Central Zone:

Karol Pruett, Secretary, Kilgore
Voting Unit #3, Place 3, Central Zone
Term Expires: May, 2021
Business: Retired


David Castles, Kilgore
Kilgore Voting Unit #3, Place 9, Central Zone
Term Expires: May, 2025
Business: Retired


Lon Ford, Kilgore
Voting Unit #3, Place 6, Central Zone
Term Expires: May, 2023
Business: Retired

Notice of Tax Revenue Increase - 2015

The Kilgore College Board of Trustees conducted public hearings on August 28, 2015 and September 3, 2015 on a proposal to increase the total tax revenues of  Kilgore College from properties on the tax roll in the preceding year by 7.71 percent.  The total tax revenue proposed to be raised last year at last year's tax rate of $0.15400 for each $100 of taxable value was $6,274,206.  The total tax revenue proposed to be raised this year at the proposed tax rate of $0.17500 for each $100 of taxable value, excluding tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year, is $6,740,224.  The total tax revenue proposed to be raised this year at the proposed tax rate of $0.17500 for each $100 of taxable value, including tax revenue to be raised from new property added to the tax roll this year, is $6,821,175.  The Kilgore College Board of Trustees approved the new tax rate increase at a public meeting on September 14, 2015.