Board of Directors


Board Officers:

Nick Fantasia, President

Fantasia Broadcasting
Fairmont, WV

Mary Jo (Vincent) Thomas, Vice President
Government Administrator (Retired)
Community Volunteer
Fairmont, WV

Amie Fazalare, Secretary
Director of Recruitment & Admissions
Fairmont State University/Pierpont C&TC
Fairmont, WV

Delbert "Butch" Phillips, Treasurer
Banker (Retired)
Fairmont, WV


Board Members:

Terrence Boyd
Property Claims Specialist III
Nationwide Insurance
Philipp, WV


Dede Feltz
Director Employee Health and Wellness
Fairmont General Hospital
Fairmont, WV

Frank Gabor
President and CEO (Retired)
MGH Healthcare System
Olney, MD


John Jones
Prof. Sales Representative
Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals
Fairmont, WV


Jennifer Knight, MD FACS
Assistant Professor
West Virginia University
School of Medicine, Dept. of Surgery
Morgantown, WV


F. Tiff Lauzau
Fresh Ideas, Inc.
Fairmont, WV


Cheryl Maxwell
Director Case Management
Fairmont General Hospital
Fairmont, WV

Tim McAteer
McAteer’s Restaurant
Fairmont, WV


Leighanne Michael
Elementary Physical Education Teacher
Marion County Board of Education
Fairmont, WV

Frank Pulice
Fairmont General Hospital Foundation
Fairmont, WV

Chad Riley
Site Development Manager
Thrasher Engineering, Inc.
Clarksburg, WV

Susan Rodriguez
Training Manager
Northrop Grumman Information Systems
Fairmont, WV

Dr. G.H. Budd Sapp
Professor, Director of Leadership Marion
Fairmont State University
Fairmont, WV

Ellen M. Snyder
Elementary School Teacher (Retired)
Fairmont, WV

F. Porter Stiles
Mountain State Enterprises
Fairmont, WV

George Yost
Manager (Retired)
Allegheny Power
Fairmont, WV



Monday, April 17, 2017

Fairmont State University’s American Society of Civil Engineers Student Chapter continues its tradition of excellence and for the 14th consecutive year will represent the region at the National Concrete Canoe Competition. This victory and its subsequent invitation to the national competition will tie the national record for the most consecutive national appearances.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Fairmont State University alumnus Dr. William Mark Hart and his family have established four Impact Scholarships through the Fairmont State Foundation.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Fairmont State University will host hundreds of future Falcons and their families for Maroon and White Day, the University’s spring campus visitation day, on Saturday, March 25.

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