Bethany College Welcomes Two New Members to Board of Trustees

BETHANY, W.Va. — Gregory B. Jordan, Chair of the Bethany College Board of Trustees, has announced the election of two new members to the Board, – Jhamal Robinson, a 1998 graduate, and Doug Goin. 

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Robinson, the Vice President of Production Management for TLC at Discovery Communications, began

his television career as a nightly news anchor for BCTV, Bethany’s campus-based station. Since then, he has worked with some of the most prominent television studios, including Paramount, Disney, Warner Brothers, NBC Universal and Fox. He became one of the youngest executives in the industry at 25 years old with a position at E! Entertainment Networks and has received four Emmy nominations, winning the award for Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts for his work on “Clean House: Messiest Home in the Country.”

Robinson is also a philanthropist to several organizations, including P.R.I.D.E., The Trevor Project, The Human Rights Campaign, and Young Life—a national organization committed to giving kids alternatives to drugs and violence.

Goin serves as the CFO for ZeroChaos, a workforce solutions company with clients in 14 countries around the globe. They help companies optimize their contract labor force with automated, web-enabled delivery platforms.

4323DougGoin.jpgGoin received his bachelor's degree in business administration from West Virginia University. As CFO, he is charged with setting the financial direction for ZeroChaos and is responsible for finance, accounting, facilities, legal and treasury management. He possesses over 25 years of business experience in technology, software, distribution, manufacturing, service industries, banking and construction. He has worked with a wide range of organizations, from start-up entrepreneurial organizations to large, multi-location publicly traded organizations in staffing and other industries. He has a significant background in financial reporting, budgeting, cash management, business development and human resources.

Goin is the son of Bob Goin, class of 1959, who served Bethany College as head baseball coach, head football coach, Athletic Director and Chairman of the Department of Physical Education, and as a member of the Bethany College Board of Trustees from 2004-2008.

“I am thrilled to welcome these two exemplary individuals to Bethany’s Board,” said Bethany President Scott D. Miller. “The appointment of Jhamal Robinson and Doug Goin is significant to Bethany’s future as a small college of national distinction.”

Bethany College is a small college of national distinction located on a picturesque and historic 1,300-acre campus in the Northern Panhandle of West Virginia. Founded in 1840, Bethany is the state’s oldest private college.