Davis appointed to ECC Board of Trustees


Josie B. Davis, right, is sworn in as at member of the Edgecombe Community College Board of Trustees by Edgecombe County Clerk of Court Carol White.


From Contributed Reports

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Josie Brown Davis of Rocky Mount recently was appointed to a four-year term on the Edgecombe Community College Board of Trustees.

Appointed to the board by Gov. Roy Cooper, Davis is a retired educator who spent 38 years as a teacher and administrator in Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools and Edgecombe County Public Schools. She also worked for several years in the Weldon City School System.

Among numerous honors, she was named Edgecombe County Principal of the Year for four years, from 1991 to 1995. In 1995, she received the Wachovia Principal of the Year Award.

Davis has served on the Edgecombe Community College Foundation Board of Directors for 12 years. Other community service includes membership in the Rocky Mount Area Chamber of Commerce Education Committee, the Rocky Mount Historic Preservation Commission and the Tar River Choral and Orchestra Board.

The ECC Board of Trustees has 12 members, each serving a four-year term. The Office of the Governor, the Edgecombe County Board of Education and the Edgecombe County Board of Commissioners each appoint four members.