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PJC Board of Trustees

Paducah Junior College, Inc. (PJC) is the recognized foundation for West Kentucky Community and Technical College. The mission of this board is to provide resources for the improvement and enhancement of educational opportunities in support of the mission and vision of WKCTC. The PJC Board strives to cultivate partnerships with organizations and individuals that produce mutually beneficial results in raising funds for educational opportunities and services. They also provide stewardship in the responsible management of foundation assets on behalf of the citizens of the region.

The PJC Board of Trustees is composed of 15 members appointed on a rotating basis by the Mayor of Paducah and the Judge Executive of McCracken County. Voting members include these appointees as well as the current president of the college. The Mayor and the Judge Executive serve as Ex-Officio members.


Paducah Junior College Inc.
2020 - 2021 Board of Trustees Meeting Dates and Times (Subject to change pending any new pandemic-related restrictions.)

  • June 11, 2020

    Business meeting online beginning at 12:30 p.m.

    Board members will meet online using Microsoft Teams and the meeting will be streamed live on Facebook.

    The media is encouraged to join the meeting online at Join Microsoft Teams Meeting or view at: .

  • Thursday, August 20, 2020, 12:30 pm: Virtual on Teams, with a limited number of board members attending in-person in the PJC Boardroom in Carson Hall

  • Thursday, October 15, 2020, 12:30 pm: PJC Boardroom in Carson Hall

  • Thursday, November 19, 2020, 12:30 pm: PJC and WKCTC Joint Boards Luncheon and Social: Anderson Bistro

  • Thursday, February 18, 2021, 12:30 pm: PJC Boardroom in Carson Hall

  • Thursday, May 20, 2021, 12:30 pm: PJC Boardroom in Carson Hall

Anne Gwinn
Board Chair

Chris Black
Vice Chair

John D. Williams

Lorraine Schramke

Dr. Bill Wheeler

Guthrie Allen

Chris Black
Ray Black & Son

Bruce Brockenborough
Hannan Supply Co.

Ann Denton
Community Activist

Joe Framptom
Chairman and CEO
Paducah Bank & Trust Co. 

Anne Gwinn

Sid Hancock
Paducah Tilghman High School

Dr. Anton Reece
West Kentucky Community & Technical College

Lorraine Schramke
Paducah Ford

Michael Sims
Co-owner & COO
Superior Care Home

Teresa Spann
McNabb Elementary School

Kenneth Wheeler
River Industry

Dr. William Wheeler

John D. Williams
General Manager WPSD-TV

Susan Ybarzabal
Vice President
CFSB McCracken Banking Center

Brandi Harless
City of Paducah, KY

Craig Z. Clymer
Judge Executive
McCracken County

Lee Emmons
Vice President of Institutional Advancement
PJC Executive Director