Joint Operating Committee

December 9, 2019 to November 30, 2020

The Lancaster County Career & Technology Center is governed by a Joint Operating Committee (JOC), comprised of one representative from each of the 16 public school districts in Lancaster County. Monthly JOC meetings are the fourth Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted.

The current officers of the board are:

  • JOC CHAIR – Mr. Millard Eppig, Warwick School District
  • JOC VICE CHAIR – Mr. Craig Hummer, Elizabethtown Area School District
  • JOC SECRETARY – Mr. Richard Brenner, Cocalico School District
  • JOC ASSISTANT SECRETARY – Ms. Joyce Stephens, Manheim Township School District
  • JOC TREASURER – Mr. James Byrnes, Lampeter-Strasburg School District

The current members of the board are:

  • Sandra Duncan, Columbia Borough School District
  • John Smucker, Conestoga Valley School District
  • Debra Sturgis, Donegal School District
  • Dina Maio, Eastern Lancaster County School District
  • Tim Stayer, Ephrata Area School District
  • Grant Keener, Hempfield School District
  • Mara Creswell McGrann, School District of Lancaster
  • Leonard Szpara, Manheim Central School District
  • Christopher Straub, Penn Manor School District
  • Tim Malloy, Pequea Valley School District
  • Chip Roten, Solanco School District

For the current month’s agenda, please click on the link below:

March 26, 2020

Please note – Lancaster County Career & Technology Center will limit the number of people present in the JOC boardroom to less than ten and participants will maintain appropriate social distancing. Due to the school closure, this meeting will be live streamed in addition to being available at the Willow Street campus. Anyone wishing to make public comments should use the online form below.  Look for the link to the webcast of the meeting on this page shortly prior to the meeting.