KALAMAZOO, MI — Three candidates are hoping to be elected to two seats on the Kalamazoo Valley Community College Board of Trustees.
Incumbents Mary Gustas and Lucinda Stinson are challenged by Scott Zondervan for the two, six-year terms on the board.
Here’s a look at the candidates:
Gustas, 67, is the executive director of the Comstock Community Center. She has served on the KVCC board since 1989 as board chair, vice chair and on the finance committee.
Stinson, 62, is the executive director of Lending Hands of Michigan and a part-time professor at Western Michigan University. She was elected to the KVCC board in 2014. She’s worked for more than 40 years as a healthcare professional and administrator and more than 20 years in nonprofit leadership. She is currently vice chair of the board and a member of the KVCC audit committee.
Zondervan is an adjunct professor at