ICCTA Certificate of Merit
Franklin F. Walker
Highland Community College
Frank Walker has truly been the touchstone of the Highland Community College Board of Trustees.
As board chair for half of his 27 years as a trustee, Walker
presided over a successful tax referendum and the selection of three
He also introduced the concepts
of Servant Leadership and Policy Governance to Highland trustees,
making the board a leader in policy development.
In addition, he was one of the first trustees to embrace the
Illinois Community College Board's Leadership and Core Values Initiative.
Frank Walker (left) accepts ICCTA's
Certificate of Merit from vice president Tom Bennett.
Walker also supervised the "extreme makeover" of Highland's campus
from a former cornfield with temporary buildings to a completed campus
with eight permanent buildings, a childcare center, a natural prairie, and
For additional information on ICCTA's Certificate of
Merit, please contact
Kim Villanueva at 1-800-454-2282, ext. 1.
Illinois Community College Trustees Association|
401 E. Capitol Ave., Suite 200
Springfield, IL 62701-1711
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