The Rowan College at Burlington County Board of Trustees is a governing body of Rowan College at Burlington County. The Board is a 12 member group, including the Board Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, Alumni Trustee, and Solicitor.


Public Meeting Dates
January through November 2021

The Board of Trustees of Rowan College at Burlington County hereby designates the third Tuesday of each month as the date of its regular meetings, and, unless modified by Resolution of this Board, such meetings shall commence at 5:30 p.m. Meetings shall be held as follows:

January 19, 2021
February 16, 2021
March 16, 2021
April 20, 2021
May 18, 2021
June 15, 2021
July 2021 (No Meeting Scheduled)
August 17, 2021
September 21, 2021
October 19, 2021
November 16, 2021 (Regular and Reorganization Meetings)

As a result of the State Declarations of Emergency and Public Health Emergency, the meetings will take place by Webex and members of the public may participate remotely. The Webex link for each meeting will be available on the Board of Trustees Webpage at and at Rowan College at Burlington County, Mount Laurel Campus, Student Success Center, Executive Conference Room 138, for participation through your computer or by phone. Additionally, if you wish to send comments and questions in advance of the meetings, please send by e-mail to

Only the College President will attend the meetings in person on the Mt. Laurel Campus. No one else will be permitted to attend the meetings at this time. All members of the Board of Trustees and necessary professionals will participate remotely. Subject to change at such meetings, the agenda will be available on the Rowan College at Burlington County Website, Board of Trustees Webpage. Formal action will be taken on the items listed on the agenda. Formal action may also be taken on matters not known at the time of posting the agenda.

The agenda includes an opportunity for public comment and all remote participants will be able to make public comment during this time. Initially, attendees will be muted, then unmuted at the time of public comment. If you are not speaking during public comment, please mute your device so that background noise does not disturb the meeting.

TAKE NOTICE that the Board of Trustees of Rowan College at Burlington County may conduct an Executive/Closed Session at the end of the Public Meetings to discuss items related to potential litigation, personnel and matters falling within attorney-client privilege. These discussions will be closed to the public pursuant to the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-12.

Dr. Michael A. Cioce
Board of Trustees

Mr. George N. Nyikita
Mr. George N. Nyikita
Dr. James Kerfoot
Dr. James Kerfoot
Vice Chair
Dr. Michael A. Cioce
Dr. Michael A. Cioce
Board Secretary, College President
Contact the Board

Communication to any or all members of the Board of Trustees may be addressed to:

Rowan College at Burlington County
Board of Trustees
900 College Circle
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
(856) 222-9311, ext. 2524

Student concerns?

Every year, a member of the graduating class serves as alumni trustee to represent the student concerns to the board in a non-voting capacity. Students seeking to reach their representative can email

Open Public Records Act (OPRA) Request

Please submit all completed request forms to Matt Farr, Chief Operations Officer, at