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Welcome

The Board of Trustees of Montgomery College is the institution's legal governing body and is comprised of ten community individuals who are appointed by the governor. 

The board derives its authority from Title 16 of the Education Article of the Annotated Code of the Public General Laws of Maryland, which provides the legal basis for the control and administration of Maryland's community colleges. The board conducts its meetings in accordance with the Maryland Open Meetings Act using the Robert's Rules of Order for the parliamentary procedure of meetings. 

The Board of Trustees exercises general control over the College. It is empowered:

  • to establish the salaries and tenure of the president, faculty, and other employees;
  • to acquire and dispose of property;
  • to arrange for cooperative use of facilities with the Board of Education;
  • to apply for and receive gifts and grants;
  • to establish entrance requirements and approve offerings consisting of two-year transfer programs, career/technical programs, and continuing education programs;
  • to set student tuition and fees;
  • to sue and be sued;
  • to solicit bids and make contracts; and
  • to enter into collective bargaining agreements with duly elected bargaining agents of College faculty and staff.

For more information: Board of Trustees Bylaws (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  

Board of Trustees Information

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Board Members
Board Members, Presidents and Trustees Emeriti, and Honorary Degrees
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Board Newsletters
Newsletters produced by the Office of the President for the Board of Trustees
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Annual Reports
Annual Reports of Montgomery College 

Board Meetings and Agendas 

Prior to public sessions, the board typically meets in closed session to discuss one or more of the topics set forth in General Provisions Article 3-305(b) of the Maryland Code. Although members of the public are excluded from closed sessions, all closed sessions begin with a brief public session to vote on a motion to close.

Members of the public may attend and observe the vote of the board to move into closed session at the time, date, and place specified.

Upcoming Monthly Meeting 

Monday, May 16, 2022

  • 5:00 p.m. | Conference Session  | AGENDA (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S108, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom webinar; webinar ID:  986 4450 9987
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; webinar ID: 986 4450 9987
  • 5:30 p.m. | Public Vote to go into Closed Session
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S408, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom meeting; meeting ID:  915 4298 5703
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; meeting ID:  915 4298 5703
  • 6:00 p.m. |Meeting of the Audit Committee | AGENDA (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S109, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom webinar; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
  • 6:30 p.m. | Public Meeting | AGENDA (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S109, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom webinar; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
  • At least two weeks prior to the board meeting, individuals who need accommodations for a disability, please emailnew window
  • For location and directions about scheduled meetings on site: Central  Services Building Mapnew window

    Board of Trustees | Montgomery College 
    Central  Services Building (CT) | Suite S108
    9221 Corporate Boulevard
    Rockville, Maryland 20850
Communicating with the Board 

The Board of Trustees has opportunities wherein it seeks community views on specific issues, such as the budget. Announcements of such opportunities are available on the board's website.

The Board of Trustees invites written communication, which may be addressed to:

Board of Trustees | Montgomery College--
9221 Corporate Boulevard
Rockville, Maryland 20850

Or

Email communications to the Board of Trustees | Emailnew window 

Legal Notice of Meetings

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Board of Trustees may on occasion meet via Zoom webinar.

Pursuant to General Provisions article 3-302 of the Maryland Code, the Board of Trustees of Montgomery College, a public body, shall give reasonable advance notice of open meetings. Whenever reasonable, a notice under this section shall be in writing, include the date, time, and place of the sessions; and if appropriate, include a statement that a part or all of a meeting may be conducted in closed session.

The public is encouraged to check this website for the notice of Board of Trustees meetings.

IN COMPLIANCE WITH GENERAL PROVISIONS ARTICLE 3-302 OF THE MARYLAND CODE, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC OF THE FOLLOWING: 

Monday, May 16, 2022

  • 5:00 p.m. | Conference Session | AGENDA (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S108, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom webinar; webinar ID:  986 4450 9987
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; webinar ID: 986 4450 9987
  • 5:30 p.m. | Public Vote to go into Closed Session
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S408, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom meeting; meeting ID:  915 4298 5703
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; meeting ID:  915 4298 5703
  • 6:00 p.m. |Meeting of the Audit Committee | AGENDA (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S109, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom webinar; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
  • 6:30 p.m. | Public Meeting | AGENDA (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
    • Central Services Building, 9221 Corporate Blvd, CT S109, Rockville, Maryland
    • click herenew window to join Zoom webinar; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795
    • for audio only, please call 301-715-8592; webinar ID: 976 0300 3795

Lily Lee
Manager, Board Operations and Services
May 12, 2022

2021 – 2022 | Schedule of Upcoming Meetings 

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Board of Trustees may on occasion meet via Zoom webinar. 

2021 | September – December 
  • Monday, September 20 Conference Session | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  
  • Monday, September 20 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  
  • Monday, October 18 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  
  • Monday, November 15 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  
  • Monday, December 13 | Revised Agenda  (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
2022 | January – June
  • Wednesday, January 26 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
  • Monday, February 21 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  
  • Monday, March 21 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
  • Monday, April 18 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)
  • Monday, May 16 | Agenda (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.)  
  • Wednesday, June 22 | Agenda 
2021 – 2022 | Minutes and Resolutions 
2021 | September – December 

Thursday-Friday, September 9-10

Monday, September 20

Monday, October 18

Monday, November 15

Monday, December 13

2022 | January – June 

Wednesday, January 26

Monday, February 21

Monday, March 21

Monday, April 18

Monday, May 16

  • Record of Resolutions 
  • Official Minutes Pending

Monday, June 20

  • Record of Resolutions 
  • Official Minutes Pending
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Board Resources 

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Board Resources
Online Governance Resources for the Board of Trustees
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Board Conference Presentations
Association of Community College Trustees Leadership Congress