Lenoir Community College
Mr. Grady Bethel

Grady E. Bethel, chair of the Lenoir Community College Board of Trustees, has been honored and recognized as a leading professional in the 2014-2015 edition of Trademark Who’s Who for demonstration outstanding dedication, commitment and courage.

The talented professionals profiled in the edition share such virtues as determination, courage, patience and discipline. It is not these characteristics which set them apart from others, but their extremely high degree of accomplishment.

Bethel is a member of St. Augustus AME Zion Church and Omega Psi Phi Fraternity. He has been a member of the LCC Board of Trustees since July 1994. He is married to Ruby W. Bethel and they have two grown children and three grandchildren. The Bethels’ oldest daughter is Jaleria Burt, married to Richard Burt and they have one child, Jade; and their youngest daughter, Dr. Jocelyn Becoats has two children, Iman and Jadyn.