Updated May 2016

Executive Committee

Chair:  John McGrane '73
Chair-Elect: Gilda Boyer '84
At-Large: Mildred Carstensen '66
Chair, Governance Committee: Thomas Durham '77
Vice-Chair, Academic and Student Affairs Policy Committee: Jean Russell '65
Vice-Chair, Alumni and College Advancement Policy Committee: Gilda Boyer '84
Vice-Chair, Buildings and Grounds Policy Committee: Linda Koehn '66
Vice-Chair, Business Affairs Policy Committee: Frances Kao '85
Vice-Chair, Enrollment and Communications Policy Committee: Loren Hiratzka '66
President of the College: Jonathan Brand (ex-officio)


Term Expires 2018

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

Thomas Durham '77, Attorney, Mayer Brown LLP (retired), Park Ridge, Illinois

Angelica Hall '15, Cornell Class of 2015 Young Trustee, Las Vegas, Nevada

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

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

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

Jan Thomas '80, Professor of Sociology, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio

Maxine Urheim, Marketing Manager (retired), Timnath, Colorado

Term Expires 2017

Peter Bryant, Senior Vice President and Principal, Ruffalo Noel Levitz, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Maricruz Gutierrez-Villa '14, Cornell Class of 2014 Young Trustee, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

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

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

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

Judy Jorgensen '60, Dean of Academic Support, Waukesha County Technical College (retired), Oconomowoc, Wisconsin

John McGrane '73, Partner, Morgan, Lewis and Bockius LLP, Bethesda, Maryland

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

John Turner '94, Head of Trading, Alyeska Investment Group, Chicago, Illinois

Term Expires 2016

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

Albert "Bert" Cornelison, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Halliburton (retired), Houston, Texas

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

Kalissa Holdcraft '13, Cornell Class of 2013 Young Trustee, University of Iowa Law School, Mount Vernon, Iowa

Frances Kao '85, Mediator and Arbitrator, Chicago, Illinois

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

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

Peter Morris, President, CEO, and Portfolio Manager, Homestead Funds, Inc. (retired), McLean, Virginia

Janene Panfil '89, Senior Vice President for Retention Solutions, Ruffalo Noel Levitz, Iowa City, Iowa

Scott Simmer '73, Managing Partner, Simmer Law Group PLLC, Silver Spring, Maryland

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


Life Trustees

Tom Adams '63
Jean T. Beal '52
Dr. Leo L. Beranek '36
John M. Bickel '66
Ernest J. Buresh
Thomas Cox '52
Gilbert X. Drendel '58
Neil E. Eckles '62
Thomas L. Jarom '66
Peter Paul Luce, Honorary Alumnus
Mary Seidler '61
Richard Small '50
H. Lee Swanson '60
Charles F. Warden '41


Honorary Trustees

Ann MacGregor
Norma Small, Honorary Alumna