Bill Dubois was elected to the board in 2008 and re-elected in 2012. He is active
in many civic organizations, serving on the board of directors for the Cheyenne Historic
Preservation, the foundation of the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center, the Historic
Governor's Mansion, the Cheyenne Concert Association, and the American Heritage Center
at the University of Wyoming. He is a member of the First Presbyterian Church and
the Capital Chorale. He is the past president of the Wyoming State and Laramie County
Historical Societies, was honored with a life membership with the Cheyenne Little
Theatre Players, was on the Cheyenne Frontier Days Committee and was founding chairman/director
of the board that created the Old West Museum. He is now serving on the board of directors
for the Cheyenne Depot Museum. He served on the commissions for the Centennial of
Wyoming and the State Parks and Cultural Resources.
Don Erickson was elected to the board in 2012. He is a former mayor of Cheyenne, serving
12 years from the late 70s through the 80s. He has two degrees from the University
of Illinois: BS in Health Education and a MEd in Medical Education Research. He also
has a Master of Public Health from the University of North Carolina. Erickson has
served on numerous civic and health related boards and organizations. Currently, he
is the volunteer training director for the Wyoming Employer Support of the Guard and
Reserve (ESGR) and a member of the Cheyenne Frontier Days Heels and the Airport Golf
Club. He and his wife, Jacqui, have five children and six grandchildren.
Bradley S. Barker, III, was elected for a four-year term in November 2014. Born and
raised in Cheyenne, Brad currently works at the Wyoming Department of Education as
the Hathaway Scholarship Consultant. Prior to his work at the state he worked at LCCC
in admissions. He earned an associate degree from Northeastern Junior College and
earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Wyoming. He is a member of the
Post 6 Baseball board and continues to help coach. Brad is a former college baseball
player and an avid sports fan. He is the oldest of five kids and all of his siblings
have attended LCCC. He is married to Carrie, a first grade teacher for LCSD #1 and
they have two young children, Averi and Bo (Bradley IV).
Christine Lummis was elected to the board in 2012. She was born and raised in Cheyenne
and attended Cheyenne schools including Trinity Lutheran and Laramie County Community
College. She also attended Northwest College in Powell, Wyo., on a livestock judging
scholarship. She has extensive work experience in production agriculture in Laramie
and Niobrara counties, road construction and local governments. Her volunteer efforts
include the Legend of Rawhide in Lusk, Wyo., the Cheyenne Animal Shelter, Cheyenne
Frontier Days, CFD Old West Museum, Cheyenne Hills Church, and private animal rescue,
and the Big Laramie Valley Volunteer Fire Department at Wycolo, Wyo.
Elected in 2006 and re-elected in 2010 and 2014, Brenda Lyttle is an attorney and
works for the Wyoming Department of Family Services as the senior Administrator of
the Assistance Division. She received a bachelor's degree in English and Theater Arts
from Drake University in Iowa, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of Wyoming
College of Law. She has attended classes at LCCC, acted in and directed theater productions
on campus, and has played clarinet in the LCCC Wind Symphony. Brenda is very active
with Cheyenne Little Theater Players, is a founding board member of Arts Cheyenne,
and is the secretary of the Wyoming Homeless Collaborative Board. She and her husband
John have a blended family of three daughters and their husbands, one son and his
wife, and five grandchildren.
Carol Merrell was chosen for the board in October 2009 and elected in 2010. She is
a registered radiological technologist, an LCCC graduate and has a bachelor's degree
in Psychology from the University of Wyoming. Currently she manages her family’s rental
real estate business. She is an enthusiastic volunteer for several organizations.
She has volunteered for Safe House, the Downtown Development Authority, the Parent
Advisory Committee at Central High School, her church and Youth Alternatives. She
has been an active volunteer at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center for the past 10 years
and is a past president. She also serves on the CRMC Foundation Board. One of her
projects, as a volunteer, was Merrell’s Morsels, in which the volunteers sold cookies
in the lobby to raise money for scholarships offered to LCCC students in the health-related
professions. The volunteers' goal of $100,000 was met in May 2009. She is also an
associate member of Civic League, a member of PEO and several other groups. Carol
is married to Art, a psychiatrist, and has four children and six grandchildren. She
enjoys tennis, reading, bridge, gardening and traveling.
Ed Mosher was elected for a two-year seat on the board in 2010 and re-elected for
a four-year term in 2012. He served for four years in the military (1965-1969) and
returned to Wyoming to complete his bachelor’s degree at the University of Wyoming.
He has lived in Wyoming for more than 40 years, working in education nearly all that
time. Mosher was a faculty member at Laramie County Community College from 1977-2009
and taught at Cheyenne Central High School and Torrington High School for a total
of five years prior to his time at LCCC.
He earned a bachelor's degree and a master's degree from the University of Wyoming.
He was a higher education representative to the Wyoming Education Association (WEA)
Board, president of the Wyoming DECA Educators Association and president of the LCCC
Faculty Senate. Ed and his wife, Edie, also a graduate of LCCC and the University
of Wyoming, have five children, all of whom attended or graduated from LCCC, and six
grandchildren. All five children have earned a bachelor’s or higher degree.