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Ashland Community and Technical College

Mission Statement/Status of Accreditation

Educate with Excellence. Serve with purpose. Succeed for life.

Ashland Community and Technical College strengthens our communities by providing certificate, diploma, and associate degree programs that prepare students for employment or transfer to baccalaureate programs as well as enhances job skills through workforce training. 

Ashland Community and Technical College, a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, is a public associate degree granting institution serving Northeast Kentucky.

Ashland Community and Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Ashland Community and Technical College also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Ashland Community and Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC's website.

Academic Programs

Transfer Curricula

  • Associate in Arts
  • Associate in Science

Occupational/Technical Curricula

Occupational/Technical Curricula: The program listing represents broad groups of instructional programs offered by the college. Individual certificate (C), diploma (D), and Associate in Applied Science (A) degree curricula in each group are noted by C, D, and A in parenthesis.

  • Administrative Office Technology (C, D, A)
  • Air Conditioning Technology (C, D)
  • Appalachian Studies (C)
  • Applied Process Technologies (C, A)
  • Automotive Technology (C, D)
  • Business Administration (C, D, A)
  • Business Communications (C)
  • Business Foundations (C)
  • Certified Medical Technician (C)
  • Computer Aided Drafting and Design (C, D)
  • Computer and Information Technologies (C, D)
  • Computerized Manufacturing and Machining (C, D)
  • Cosmetology (C, D)
  • Criminal Justice (A, C)
  • Culinary Arts (C, D, A)
  • Diesel Technology (C, D)
  • Digital Printing Technology (C)
  • Electrical Technology (C, D)
  • Emergency Medical Services – Paramedic (C)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (C)
  • Energy Technologies (C)
  • Fire Science Technology (C)
  • General Occupational/Technical Studies (A)
  • Health Science Technology (A)
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology (C, D, A)
  • Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (C, D, A)
  • Medical Assisting (C, A)
  • Medical Information Technology (C, D, A)
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (C)
  • Nursing (A)
  • Nursing Assistant – Advanced (C)
  • Practical Nursing (C, D)
  • Radiography (A)
  • Respiratory Care (A)
  • Surgical Technology (D, A)
  • Truck Driver Training (C)
  • Welding Technology (C, D)

Contact Information

Ashland Community and Technical College
1400 College Drive
Ashland, KY 41101
(606) 326-2000, (800) 928-4256

  • College Drive Campus (CDC)
  • Roberts Drive Campus (RDC)
  • Technology Drive Campus (TDC)

General Information

Office Phone number
Admissions (606) 326-2413
Advising Center (606) 326-2040
Adult Education and Literacy (606) 326-2457
Business Office (606) 326-2041
Community and Technical College Foundation (606) 326-2071
Disability Services (606) 326-2051
Financial Aid (606) 326-2198
Human Resources (606) 326-2044
Library (606) 326-2169
Public Relations (606) 326-2103
Records (606) 326-2413
Veterans Affairs (606) 326-2275
Website (webmaster) (606) 326-2090
Workforce Solutions (606) 326-2252


Position Name Phone Number
President Dr. Larry Ferguson (606) 326-2043
Chief Academic Officer Dr. Todd Brand (606) 326-2163
Chief Business Affairs Officer Karen Blevins (606) 326-2063
Chief Human Resources Officer Kellie Allen (606) 326-2044
Chief Student Affairs Officer Steven Woodburn (606) 326-2077
Director of Advancement Brooke Seasor (606) 326-2092
Dean of Institutional Effectiveness and Grants Steve Flouhouse (606) 326-2055
Director of Technology Solutions Jim Fox (606) 326-2145
Registrar/Director of Admissions Robin Lewis (606) 326-2423
Director of Financial Aid Adam Chapman (606) 326-2114
Senior Fellow of Cultural Diversity Kevin Harrison (606) 326-2260
Director of Marketing & Public Relations Taylor Alexander (606) 326-2432


This page reflects faculty names and their degree/credential as of July 1, 2023.  This information is updated annually.

Alley, Alan C, Professor, DC, Palmer College of Chiropractic, 1998
Bailey, Danny G, Professor, MS, University of Kentucky, 1971
Blair, Kathy L, Associate Professor, MSN, University of Phoenix, 2012
Boggs, Christopher J, Professor, AAS, Institute of Electronics Technology, 1992
Bond, James Michael, Instructor, AAS, Ashland Community and Technical College, 2015
Bowman, Curtis D, Professor, Certification, Collins Career Center, 1979
Bradley, John M, Professor, Certification, National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, 1999
Bradley, Peggy L, Professor, BS, Morehead State University, 1979
Brown, Sara A, Professor, EdD, Marshall University 2021
Cantrell, Heather, Instructor, AAS, Ashland Community and Technical College, 2008
Childress, David C, Professor, MA, MS, Morehead State University, 2011
Collins, Anne Marie, Assistant Professor, Certification, Belefonte Beauty College, 2005
Conley, Richard R, Professor, MS, University of Kentucky, 1973
Cullum, Randolph, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 1981
Cyrus, Kellie, Assistant Professor, MS, Marshall University, 2010
Davis, Virgil K, Professor, MA, Morehead State University, 1986
Duzan, Sarah L, Instructor, BSN, Eastern Kentucky University, 2006
Edwards, Kathryn Hare Tucci, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 1991
Flath, Mary C, Professor, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina, 1991
Flouhouse, Steven D, Professor, MS, Marshall University, 1991
Fosterwelsh, Wendy, Professor, MFA, Georgia Southern University, 2004
Fry, Lindsay K, AAS, Ashland Community and Technical College, 2019
Frye, Bettie E, Professor/Librarian I, MLS, University of South Carolina, 1989
Green, Melissa, Assistant Professor, MSN, Western Governors University, 2022
Griffith, Lisa L, Instructor, MSN, Western Governors University, 2021
Hall, James C, Associate Professor, MA, University of Louisville, 2014
Hall, William (Billy), Diploma, Ashland Community and Technical College, 2006
Hankins, Shannon, Assistant Professor, PhD Ohio University 2015
Henderson, Lisa Marie, Assistant Professor, PhD, University of Phoenix, 2013
Holsinger, Shayne, Instructor, BS, Morehead State University, 1985
Howard, Warren H, Professor, MA, Northern Kentucky University, 2022
Howerton, Deena, Associate Professor, MSN Bellarmine College 2002
Joy, Jonathan, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 2004
Justice, Debra, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 1997
Klinepeter, Pamela, Professor, MLS, University of Kentucky, 2005
Kumar, Ramamurthy Chandra, Professor, MS, Florida Institute of Technology, 1986
Langford, Robert L, Assistant Professor, MA, Morehead State University, 2014
Martin, Frances, Professor, AME, Morehead State University, 1994
McCarty, Shannon, Professor, Certificate, Collins Career Center, 1990
McGinnis, Vicki, Associate Professor, MA University of Kentucky, 1994
Meadows, Kayla, AssociateProfessor, MS, Eastern Kentucky University, 2015
Mengistu, Aschalew, Professor, PhD, University of Wales College of Medicine, 2002
Merritt, Richard P, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 2011
Mohebbian, Hossein, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 1983
Neal, Mikaela N, Instructor, BSN, Marshall University, 2018
Pancake, Danny, Associate Professor, Certificate, Machine Operator, Jackson Manpower, 1975
Polley, Michael A, Instructor, MS, Morehead State University, 1999
Potter, Dianne L, Instructor, MSN, Walden University, 2021
Queen, Dale, Assistant Professor, MA, Morehead State University, 2002
Ratliff, Terri Lynn, Professor, MSN, Northern Kentucky University, 2019
Raybourn, Lori, Instructor, AAS, Ashland Community College, 1997
Rice, Sarah E, Instructor, AAS, University of Rio Grande, 2017
Riggs, Mark, Professor, MS, Mississippi State University, 2000
Riggs, Sonya, Instructor, ADN, University of Rio Grande, 2017
Shelton, Cynthia, Professor, PhD, University of Kentucky, 2021
Skidmore, Ashley, Associate Professor, MA, University of Kentucky, 2006
Slone, Christopher R, Instructor, MBA, DeVry University, 2020
Smith, Mark S, Associate Professor, BS, Morehead State University, 1999
Smith, Mourine K, Assistant Professor, BA, Morehead State University, 2021
Stephens, Suzanne, Instructor, BA, University of Kentucky, 2003
Tackett, Michael B, Associate Professor, AS, Ashland Community and Technical College, 2008
Thompson, Janet C, Associate Professor, MS, Marshall University, 2013
Tussey, Laura L, Professor, MA, Marshall University, 2000
Wheeler, Thomas, Associate Professor, Certification, Ashland State Vocational, 1986