OTC Foundation Board of Directors announces new leadership and new members

OTC Foundation Board of Directors announces new leadership and new members

Monday, November 26, 2012

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Mark Miller
College Director of Communication 417.447.2655 millerm@otc.edu
Laura French
Coordinator of Public Information 417.447.2659 frenchl@otc.edu

Jeffrey Gower, president of Wil Fischer Companies, has been named the new chair of the Board of Directors of the OTC Foundation, the fundraising arm of Ozarks Technical Community College. John Lambert, the late owner of Missouri Insulation & Supply, Inc., served in the position from July of 2012 until his passing in September.

The Board of Directors has also chosen Branson Mayor Raeanne Presley to serve as its vice-chair, and John Gentry, President and Chairman of the Board of Positronic Industries, Inc., as secretary. Chip Sheppard, director, vice president and shareholder with Carnahan, Evans, Cantwell and Brown, serves as treasurer.

In addition, Curtis Jared, President/COO of Jared Enterprises, has been selected to join the Board of Directors.

The OTC Foundation, now in its 17th year of operation, works to meet the ever-increasing needs of Ozarks Technical Community College through the funding of scholarships, new programs, and capital improvement projects.