CCBC welcomes Kim Ross to its Board of Trustees

Jun 20, 2023 | by Hope H. Davis | 443.840.5053 (office) | 410.971.5560 (cell)

Community College of Baltimore County President Sandra L. Kurtinitis is pleased to welcome Kim Ross to the college’s Board of Trustees. The Board maintains general oversight of CCBC. Its responsibilities include adopting rules and regulations for college operations, approving the college budget, considering and approving CCBC’s academic programs, major purchases and long-range plans.

Appointed to the CCBC Board of Trustees by Maryland Governor Wes Moore, Ross has a background in Strategic Communications and Management and is editorial director for a global content management company. She is president of the Franklin Point at Deerborne Homeowners Association; an elected member of the Baltimore County Democratic State Central Committee and chair of the Communications subcommittee; and a member of the Rossville Elementary Parent-Teacher-Student Organization, where she serves on the Student Connections committee. She is also a member of the Maryland Homeowners’ Association, Public Relations Society of America and the SIIA’s Associations, Media & Publishing Network.

Ross, who lives in Baltimore County, has a bachelor’s degree in English from North Carolina Central University and a certificate in Strategic Media Communications from New York University. She is currently working on a master’s degree in Strategic Communications at University of Maryland Global Campus.


About the Community College of Baltimore County (
Since 1957, CCBC has opened the doors to accessible, affordable, high-quality education empowering generations of area residents to transform their lives and the lives of others. Each year, nearly 50,000 students enroll at the college’s main campuses, extension centers and online to make their starts, earn degrees, launch and build careers. CCBC offers the region’s most expansive selection of degree, certificate and workplace certification programs that prepare students for transfer, job entry and career advancement in such industries as business, education, health care, information technology, cybersecurity, construction, and transportation. Designated as the “Best Community College” among the Maryland Daily Record’s 2022 Reader Rankings, CCBC is also nationally recognized as a leader in innovative learning strategies and among the nation’s top associate degree producers.

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