Board Member

Dr. Jim Kerley

Dr. Kerley is a retired college president serving for over for 25 years, most recently at Gulf Coast State College. He led the merger of two colleges in KY to form Bluegrass Community and Technical College. As a champion of diversity and workforce development, he sought and built two advanced technology centers in FL and in KY.. He is a seasoned fundraiser, and registered lobbyist as a college president, holding
degrees from: The Citadel SC, Tennessee Tech University and Ph.D from Florida State University