About Calhoun


Calhoun Community College’s Planning Council is responsible for the following:

  • Coordinate the development and revision of the Strategic Plan
  • Recommend multi-year budget and staffing plans
  • Oversee the measurement of institutional effectiveness
  • Function as Steering Committee for institutional accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
  • Oversee the College’s Diversity Plan
  • Marilyn Beck, President
  • Alicia Taylor, Vice President of Instruction and Student Success
  • Debi Hendershot, Dean for Planning, Research and Grants (Facilitator)
  • Rodney Alford, Mathematics Faculty (Huntsville Campus)
  • Doug Brazier, Support Personnel Advisory Board Representative (Huntsville Campus); Advising & Recruiting
  • Gina Briscoe, Nursing Faculty
  • Terri Bryson, Dean of Research Park Campus/Director of Development
  • Pauletta Burns, Director of Admissions & Records/College Registrar
  • Bobbi Jo Carter, Coordinator for Distance Education
  • Kermit Carter, Dean for Student Affairs
  • Bruce Causey, Director of Physical Plant
  • Kemba Chambers, Dean of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
  • Donna Estill, Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Kim Gaines, Coordinator for Human Resources
  • Brian Gann, Coordinator for Enrollment Management Services
  • Bryan Helms, Vice President for Financial and Administrative Services
  • Yvonne Hightower, Support Personnel Advisory Board Representative (Decatur Campus): CETV
  • Bernadette Jones, Faculty member, English
  • Tammy Kerby, Institutional Research Analyst (Planning Council Secretary)
  • Janet Kincherlow-Martin, Asst. to the President for Public Affairs, Community Relations & Special Events
  • Bret McGill, Dean for Health Sciences
  • Tad Montogmery, Assistant Dean for Technology and Workforce Development
  • Mark Rose, Industrial Technology Faculty
  • Bethany Shockney, Dean for Business/CIS, Technologies and Workforce Development
  • Nathan Tyler, Director for Information Technologies (Interim)
  • Leah Vallely, QEP Director and History Faculty
  • Warhawk Student Representative
  • PTK Student Representative
  • SGA Student Representative