The Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees consists of nine trustees who, in collaboration with the College president, are charged with fulfilling the goals set forth in the College mission statement. The Board has the authority to act as the governing body in all policy matters of the College requiring attention or action. Appointments to the Board are made by the governor for five-year terms or the remainder of vacated terms.

John Bridenbaugh
Defiance County
Term: June 10, 2017-June 9, 2023

Sue Derck
Paulding County
Term: June 10, 2015 – June 9, 2021

Robert Hall
Henry County
Term: June 10, 2014 – June 9, 2020


Scott Mull
Van Wert County
Term: June 10, 2014-June 9, 2020


Sandy Barber
Fulton County
Term: June 10, 2017-June 9, 2023


Laura Howell
Defiance County
Term: June 10, 2015-June 9, 2021

Jeffrey Erb
Williams County
Term: June 10, 2014-June 9, 2020

Lisa McClure
Paulding County
Term: June 10, 2017-June 9, 2023

Joel Miller
Henry County
Term: June 10, 2015-June 9, 2021