The Board of Trustees, consisting of seven members, is
appointed by the Governor of Maryland. Chosen from among the citizens of
Carroll County, board members come from various communities in the county. They
represent a range of educational, economic and professional backgrounds.
James D. Ball became Carroll's third president on July
1, 2014. He was inaugurated on Nov. 7, 2014. Ball has over thirty years
of progressively responsible community college experience,
including 18 years as a senior-level executive. His expertise includes academic
and student affairs administration, technology planning and integration,
faculty and staff development, student affairs, strategic planning, budget
development/administration, facilities planning and development, fundraising,
accreditation processes and policy development.
The college operates under three distinct administrative
areas: Academic and Student Affairs; Continuing Education and Training; and Administration.