ECSU welcomes new trustee

Kesha Williams
January 10, 2011


The ECSU Board of Trustees welcomed a new member during its quarterly December meeting: The Rev. Vonner G. Horton. She currently serves as the senior pastor of Oxley Hill Baptist Church in Merry Hill, N.C.

Her past community service includes secretary of the Elizabeth City State University Foundation's Board of Directors; a member of Faith Partnerships, Inc.'s Board of Directors and a governor's appointee to the North Carolina Commission onVolunteerism and Community Support (2009-2010).

Her term on the ECSU Board of Trustees is a one-year term and she will become available for additional service at end of the term. She is an appointee of Gov. Beverly Perdue. The Honorable Judge J.C. Cole recited the oath for the new trustee as The Honorable Eula Reid, a District Court Judge for the 1st Judicial District of North Carolina, held the Bible for the incoming member.