Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Nineteen local residents have been selected to participate in Leadership Marion Class XXIV.

Leadership Marion is a program of people who are motivated by commitment, involvement, understanding and enthusiasm in an effort to foster leadership in the community. The program is supported by Fairmont State and the Marion County Chamber of Commerce.

"I remain confident that Leadership Marion continues to graduate citizens who have and will enhance the quality of life in and around Marion County," said Dr. G.H. Budd Sapp, Director of Leadership Marion.

Members of Class XXIV are Mitchell L. Bland, MVB Bank, Inc.; George C. Boyles, Fairmont General Hospital; Lennie H. Cain, Allegheny Energy Supply; Ryan L. Eddy, F. K. Everest, Inc.; Randy Elliott, Marion County Commission; Gina S. Ezelle, Fairmont Community Development Partnership; Beckie C. Fain, Fairmont Federal Credit Union; Steve L. Fleming, First Exchange Bank; Angel Hall, Adams Office Supply; Jerry Keaton, United Way, Mountaineer Area Council Boy Scouts of America; Angela D. Murphy, Fairmont State; April Ratliff, WVHTC Foundation; Erika J. Reed, Marion County Public Library; Thomas E. Robinson, NASA Independent Verification & Validation Facility; Steve F. Rodriguez, Marion County Board of Education; Kathleen K. Sirk, Fairmont State; Stephen M. Toothman, Huntington Banks; Frances L. Warner, City of Fairmont; and Robin Yeager, Fairmont State.