Board of Directors

The Board of Directors includes college presidents from CIC institutions and other leaders in higher education. 


EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

(Terms ending January 2020)

MaryAnn Baenninger, Chair
President
Drew University
Madison, NJ

Katherine Bergeron, Vice Chair for Programs
President
Connecticut College
New London, CT

Robert R. Lindgren, Secretary and Vice Chair for Membership
President
Randolph-Macon College
Ashland, VA

Lester C. Newman, Treasurer
President
Jarvis Christian College
Hawkins, TX​

Mary B. Marcy, Vice Chair for Resource Development
President
Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA

Nayef H. Samhat, Vice Chair for Public Information
President
Wofford College
Spartanburg, SC

Barbara K. Mistick, Vice Chair for Investment
President
Wilson College
Chambersburg, PA

George E. Martin, Past Chair
President
St. Edward's University
Austin, TX

Richard Ekman, Ex Officio
President
Council of Independent Colleges
Washington, DC


BOARD OF DIRECTORS  

Roslyn Clark Artis
(January 2020)
President
Benedict College
Columbia, SC
 
Edward B. Burger
(January 2020)
President
Southwestern University
Georgetown, TX

Mary-Beth A. Cooper
(January 2022)
President
Springfield College
Springfield, MA

J. Bradley Creed
(January 2022)
President
Campbell University
Buies Creek, NC

Christina R. Cutlip
(January 2022)
Senior Managing Director, Head of Client Engagement and National Advocacy
TIAA
Fairfax, VA

Elizabeth Davis
(January 2022)
President
Furman University
Greenville, SC
 
Barbara A. Farley
(January 2022)
President
Illinois College
Jacksonville, IL

Michael Gilligan
(January 2021)
President
Henry Luce Foundation
New York, NY
 
Jorge G. Gonzalez
(January 2021)
President
Kalamazoo College
Kalamazoo, MI

Mark A. Heckler
(January 2021)
President
Valparaiso University
Valparaiso, IN

Mary Dana Hinton
(January 2021)
President
College of Saint Benedict
St. Joseph, MN

Arvid C. Johnson
(January 2020)
President
University of St. Francis
Joliet, IL

Colleen Perry Keith
(January 2020)
President
Pfeiffer University
Misenheimer, NC

Michael Lomax
(January 2022)
President and CEO​
United Negro College Fund
Washington, DC
 
Michael C. Maxey
(January 2020)
President 
Roanoke College
Salem, VA

Suzanne K. Mellon
(January 2021)
President
Carlow University
Pittsburgh, PA

Elizabeth L. Paul
(January 2021)
President
Capital University
Columbus, OH

Paul C. Pribbenow
(January 2020)
President
Augsburg University
Minneapolis, MN

Lisa Marsh Ryerson
(January 2020)
President
AARP Foundation
Washington, DC​

Celeste M. Schenck
(January 2022)
President
American University of Paris
Paris, France

Elizabeth J. Stroble
(January 2020)
President
Webster University
St. Louis, MO

Susan D. Stuebner
(January 2021)
President
Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH

A. Hope Williams
(January 2020​)
President
North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities
Raleigh, NC

H. James Williams
(January 2022)
President
Mount St. Joseph University
Cincinnati, OH
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