ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Belmont College announces the reappointment of board member Mr. Edward D. Eberhart to serve on the College Board of Trustees. Mr. Eberhart, representing Belmont County, was reappointed by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine for a term beginning May 13, 2020, and ending May 12, 2023.
Mr. Eberhart, from Barnesville, has served on the Belmont College Board of Trustees since 2015 and currently works for Harvey Goodman Realtor. He is also a Senior Minister at the First Christian Church in Barnesville. Eberhart is a graduate of Muskingum College with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History, as well as a minor in Speech Communications and a graduate of Ashland Theological Seminary with a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry. He also received his Ohio License in Real Estate Sales from Hondros College. Eberhart is active with several area organizations including, Barnesville Rotary; Barnesville Area Ministerial Association; Barnesville Community Foundation; Belmont County and Ohio Board of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors; as well as a former member of the Executive Committee of the Belmont County Republican Party.
"I am delighted that Mr. Eberhart has received this reappointment to our Board," said Elizabeth Gates, Board of Trustees Chair. "His service and commitment to Belmont College and to the local community has been long-standing, and our entire board looks forward to continue to work with him to deliver many new opportunities to our students."