Board of Trustees

  • people sitting around a table in a meeting with the speaking bubble in the middle of the table displaying the FSCC centennial logo with "students first community always" written below it.

10/19/2020 BOT Meeting Livestream

Mission statement

Fort Scott Community College is an institution of higher learning with a long history of culture and diversity that provides affordable academic, technical, and occupational programs to meet student needs while fostering a mutually supportive relationship between the college and its communities.


Core Values:  

  • Personal success and growth: Empower students, community, and employees to attain their goals by providing opportunities in a supportive, safe environment. 
  • Integrity and Respect: A focus on communication, relationships and experiences that value students, community, and employees; fostering a safe environment for all. 
  • Diversity and Inclusion: Operate as one college in purpose, plans, priorities, and processes. 
  • Stewardship: The careful, transparent, and responsible management of all resources under our care, including monetary, physical, and human resources



FSCC’s vision for the future is to support “Students First, Community Always” through a central focus on teaching and learning; advancing strong, innovative programs and departments; maximizing and leveraging opportunities; initiating efficient and effective processes; and developing the region’s workforce. 


Board Members

  • John Bartelsmeyer, Board Chair
  • Robert Nelson-Vice Chair
  • Jim Fewins
  • Kirk Hart
  • Dave Elliot
  • Bill Meyer
  • Juley McDaniel, Board Clerk

Board Agenda

Board Minutes

Below is the link to the virtual FSCC Board of Trustees Meetings

FSCC BOT Meeting 5.18.2020

FSCC BOT Meeting 4.20.20