Richland Community College is governed by an eight-member Board of Trustees. Seven of the Trustees are elected on staggered, six-year terms by registered voters within the Richland District. The eighth member is a Student Trustee that is elected for a one-year term by fellow students.


  • January 18, 2022 at 5:30 PM
  • February 15, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • March 15, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • April 19, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • May 17, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • June 21, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • July 19. 2022 at 5:30PM
  • August 16, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • September 20, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • October 18, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • November 15, 2022 at 5:30PM
  • December 20, 2022 at 5:30PM

Regular Meeting Dates: Third Tuesday of each month in the Board Room on the campus of Richland Community College (room N154).

Meeting Time: 5:30 p.m.

All Richland Community College Board of Trustees meetings will occur in the Board Room on the Campus of Richland Community College (Room N154), unless otherwise noted. The Board does travel to additional locations 1-2 times per year, including areas like the Macon County Law Enforcement Training Center, an extension of Richland Community College.

Meetings will begin at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Minutes from board meetings will be available within seven days of approval.

For more information, call (217) 875-7211, Ext. 6206

Members of the Board of Trustees

Bishop Wayne Dunning, Chairman

Bruce Campbell, Trustee

Dale Colee, Trustee

Tom Ritter, Trustee

Vicki Carr, Trustee

Dr. David Cooprider, Trustee

Ben Andreas Photo
Ben Andreas, Trustee

Jacob Watkins Student Trustee
Jacob Watkins, Student Trustee

Board Policy Manual – 2021

Meeting Agendas and Minutes