MARTIN UNIVERSITY BOARD OF TRUSTEES
   
BOARD OFFICERS
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Trustee Nancy Chism
Professor Emerita, Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN 
 
First term:  September 2014 - November 2015
Second term: November 2015 - November 2019
Chair, Committee on Trustees
Executive Committee Member
 

Areas of Expertise:

Professional and organizational development, higher education administration, postsecondary teaching and learning, international education, the faculty profession

 

Vice-Chairperson

Trustee Michael E. Guisasola Ames

First term: August 2016 – 2020

 

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Ex Officio

Trustee Dr. Eugene G. White
President, Martin University
Indianapolis IN

Term: 2013 – Indefinite Executive Committee Member

Areas of Expertise:  Educational Leadership and Institutional Operations

Secretary

Trustee Gregory M. Gill, Esq.
Partner Venable LLP
Washington DC
 
Chair, Executive Committee
Committee on Trustees, ex-officio
Audit Committe, ex-officio
Finance, Buildings and Grounds Committee, ex-officio
Institutional Advancement Committee, ex-officioAcademic Affairs & Students Affairs Committe, ex-officio
 
Areas of Expertise:
Legal, Academia, Federal Relations, Resource Development
BOARD MEMBERS
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Trustee Tracey Boyd
Community Advocate and Volunteer Indianapolis, IN
First term: May 2012 - 2015
​Second term: November 2015 - 2019
Chair, Institutional Advancement Committee
 

Areas of Expertise:  Community Outreach, Resource Development

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Trustee Jesse Brown
Indianapolis, IN
 
First term: February 2016 – 2020  
Finance, Buildings and Grounds Committee Member
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Trustee Richard Hunter
Chief Operations Officer
Lawrence Township Small Claims Court
Indianapolis, IN
 
First term: August 2013 – 2016 
​Second term:  August 2016 - 2020
Executive Committee Member
Chair, Finance, Buildings & Grounds Standing CommitteeAudit Committee Member
 

Areas of Expertise:  Accounting, Resource Development

 

Trustee David Allen

First term:  November 2018 - 2022

 

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Trustee Fred L. Johnson
Associate Professor of History, Hope College
 
First term:  September 2014 - November 2015
​Second term: November 2015 - 2019
Academic Affairs & Student Affairs Commitee Member

 

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Trustee Brenda Shaheed
MS; Retired University Administrator, Indianapolis;
 
First term: August 2018-2022.
Committee on Trustees Member
 
Trustee Bruce Buchanan
 
First Term:  2018 - 2022

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Trustee Heidi Ries, Ph.D.
Dean for Research Graduate School of Engineering and Management
Air Force Institute of Technology
WPAFB, OH
 
First term:  May 2012 - May 2014
Second term:  May 2018 - November 2021
 
Areas of Expertise:  Academia, Board Relations, Federal Relations 
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Trustee Robin Shackleford
Indiana State Representative
Engaging Solutions, LLC
Indianapolis, IN
 
First term: September 2014 – November 2016
Second term: November 2016 - September 2018
Institutional Advancement Committee Member
 
Areas of Expertise:  Academia, Federal Relations, Resource Development
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Trustee Michael Twyman
OpportunINDY
Indianapolis, IN
 
First term:  February 2016 - 2020
Institutional Advancement Committee Member
 
Areas of Expertise:  Philanthropy

 

 

 

The Martin University Board of Trustees, comprised of community, corporate, and alumni leaders, meets four times a year. The Trustees are charged with fiscal and strategic oversight and governance of Martin University. To contact the Board of Trustees, please send an email to lmorton@martin.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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