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MCC Recognizes Gene Sands for his Dedication and Service
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:37

At the December 11th Board of Trustees meeting Gene Sands of Davis, Sands & Collins, P.C was recognized and thanked for his dedicated and distinguished service to Metropolitan Community College and the Board of Trustees. Sands, who has served as MCC's general counsel since 1974, is retiring. The Board of Trustees approved a Commendation Resolution to congratulate(...)

Shipman and Westerhaus join the MCC Foundation Board of Directors
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:01

  Jamison Shipman, Partner at Lathrop & Gage, has joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. Shipman has significant experience in rendering tax advice with respect to structuring and negotiating mergers and acquisitions.  He has worked with Lathrop & Gage since 2003. Shipman was selected as one of the  Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyers “Rising(...)

Dunn, Ellis, Bassham, Bloch, Illig to lead MCC Works campaign
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:58

Five local civic leaders — Terry Dunn, Frank Ellis, Terry Bassham, Mary Bloch and Cliff Illig — have signed on to serve as co-chairs for a campaign that will help fundamentally transform Kansas City's largest institution of higher education, Metropolitan Community College. Funding from the campaign, called MCC Works, will support a re-tooling of the(...)

Four local business leaders join MCC Foundation board
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:01

The Metropolitan Community College Foundation on Thursday welcomed four new members to its board of directors: Rafael I. Garcia, Michael L. Roane, Don Sipes and Michele L. Watley. Rafael Garcia, an MCC alumnus, is owner, president, founding principal and principal of design at Garcia Architecture, LLC. In addition to leading the award-winning firm, Garcia is(...)

Saying goodbye to a generous supporter of MCC
Mon, 06 Jan 2014 20:02

Metropolitan Community College joins others across Greater Kansas City in mourning the passing of philanthropist and business leader R. Crosby Kemper, Jr. Mr. Kemper, who formerly led UMB Financial Corp., was a beloved supporter of a number of Kansas City causes and institutions, including MCC and the MCC Foundation. In 2001, Mr. Kemper, an ardent(...)

Maxfield joins MCC Foundation board
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 20:51

Josh Maxfield, assistant general counsel at Garmin International, has joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. Maxfield has worked in the legal department at Garmin for seven years, including the last two and a half years as assistant general counsel. For four years, he worked overseas, most recently in Switzerland. Before Garmin, Maxfield worked as(...)

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