Updated May 2014

Executive Committee

Chair: John McGrane '73
Vice Chair for Academic and Student Affairs: Jean Russell '65
Vice Chair for Business Affairs: Gilda Boyer '84
Vice Chair for Enrollment and Communications: Edward "Ted" Meads '67
Vice Chair for Alumni and College Advancement: Jeffrey Jensen '81
Vice Chair for Buildings and Grounds: Linda Koehn '66
Chair, Governance Committee: Robert McLennan '65
At-Large: Mildred Carstensen '66 
President of the College: Jonathan Brand (ex-officio)

Term Expires 2016

Kalissa Bauman '13, Cornell Class of 2013 Young Trustee, University of Iowa Law School, Iowa City, Iowa

Gilda L. Boyer '84, Attorney, Shuttleworth and Ingersoll (retired), Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Loren Hiratzka '66, Cardiothoracic Surgeon; TriHealth Heart Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio

Frances Kao '85, Attorney, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, & Flom, Chicago, Illinois

Linda Koehn '66, Community Volunteer, Des Moines, Iowa 

Robert McLennan '65, President/CEO, Beacon Management Company, Wheeling, Illinois

Janene Panfil '89, Senior Vice President for Retention Solutions at Noel-Levitz, Coralville, Iowa

Richard Williams '63, Partner, Hlustik, Huizenga, Williams & VanderWoude, Ltd, Chicago, Illinois

Term Expires 2015

John Bickel '66, Attorney and Senior Vice President, Shuttleworth & Ingersoll, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Mildred Carstensen '66, Ed.D.; Lecturer, Researcher and Higher Education Policy Consultant: Westbrook, Connecticut

Thomas Durham '77, Attorney, Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago, Illinois

Neil Eckles '62, President, Comtech Resources, Blue Earth, Minnesota

Taylor Koch '12, Cornell Class of 2012 Young Trustee, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

Stuart Lehr '71, Radiologist, Iowa Radiology, Des Moines, Iowa

Edward Meads '67, Senior Vice President of National Sales, Welvie, Hudson, Wisconsin

Jerry N. Ringer '59, Ophthalmologist (retired), Bloomington, Illinois

Virginia Smith '73, Senior Vice President/Deputy General Counsel, Zions Bancorporation, Salt Lake City, Utah

Sheryl Atkinson Stoll '70, Attorney, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP, (retired) Columbus, Ohio

Term Expires 2014

Kyle Davy '11, Cornell Class of 2011 Young Trustee, Des Moines, Iowa

Steven DeAngeles '84, Physician, SJD Innovative Care, Chicago, Illinois

Jeffrey J. Jensen '81, CEO, National Motor Club of America, Inc., Irving, Texas

Maureen Johnson '87, Vice President, Tax, Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy, Inc., New York, New York

John McGrane '73, Partner, Morgan Lewis, Washington, D.C.

Jean Russell '65, Faculty Member and Researcher, Washington University in St. Louis (retired)

John Smith '71, Chairman of the Board, CRST International, Cedar Rapids, Iowa


Life Trustees

Tom Adams, '63
Jean T. Beal ’52
Dr. Leo L. Beranek ’36
Ernest J. Buresh
Thomas Cox '52
Gilbert X. Drendel '58
Dr. Robert E. Engel ’55
Thomas L. Jarom ’66
Peter Paul Luce, Honorary Alumnus
Richard Small ’50
H. Lee Swanson '60
Dr. Keith E. Thayer ’51
Charles F. Warden ’41

Honorary Trustees

Merlin "Pat" Dreibelbis, '39
Ann MacGregor
Norma Small, Honorary Alumna