The members of the Belmont College Board of Trustees are appointed to three-year terms. Three members are appointed by the governor and six are caucuselected to provide a balanced representation of the people and counties served by the College, including Belmont, Harrison, and Monroe. This Board provides oversight for the operation of the College and the administration of local and state policies and statutes. The Board is also responsible for the stewardship of the College’s physical resources and property. 

Letter from Board Chairwoman


Elizabeth Gates

Elizabeth F. Gates

Special Projects Executive, Omni Strategic Technologies
Belmont County
Dr. Mark Macri

Dr. Mark A. Macri

Physical Therapist, Belmont Physical Therapy
Belmont County
Allison Anderson

Allison M. Anderson

Harrison County Auditor
Harrison County

Cory M. DelGuzzo, Esq.

Attorney, Regional Manager Ohio Valley Region, Northwest Title Family of Companies
Belmont County

Richard Myser

Attorney, Myser & Myser
Belmont County
Anita Rice

Anita G. Rice

Manager & Corporate Secretary, Ohio River Collieries Company
Belmont County
Mark Romick

Mark A. Romick

Administrator, Switzerland of Ohio School District
Monroe County
Melissa Smithberger

Melissa A. Smithberger

Owner/Broker, Smithberger Realty, LLC
Monroe County
Matthew Steele

Matthew J. Steele

President, Steele Insurance Associates, Inc.
Belmont County

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