Board of Trustees

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 kthorp@martin.edu

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Board Officers


Trustee Joseph M. Perkins, Jr.

Corporate Counsel - Regulatory and Global Business Operations
Allison Transmission, Inc.
Indianapolis, IN 

Trustee Terry Morris

Advisor, Racial Justice at Eli Lilly and Company
National President, BDPA
Indianapolis, IN

Trustee Max Siegel

Chief Executive Officer, USA Track and Field
Owner, Rev Racing LLC
Indianapolis, IN

Trustee Bruce Buchanan

Owner, Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers
Owner, Buchanan Group, Inc.
Indianapolis, IN

Dr. Sean L. Huddleston

President, Martin University
Indianapolis, IN

Board Members

Trustee Ivan Baird, Jr.
CFO, Apex Infinite Solutions
Indianapolis, IN
Trustee Doug Bowen
President & CEO, Bowen Engineering Corporation
Indianapolis, IN
Trustee Bishop Lambert Gates, Sr.
Pastor of Kingdom Apostolic Ministries
Indianapolis, IN
Brian Harrington.GIF
Trustee Brian Harrington
General Sales Manager, iHeartMedia
Indianapolis, IN
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Trustee Ramon Morrison
Founding Partner, Meticulous & Architecture
Indianapolis, IN
Trustee Patricia Ann Payne
Director, Indianapolis Public Schools Racial
Equity Initiative
Indianapolis, IN
Trustee Heidi Ries, Ph.D.
Chief Academic Officer, Air Force Institute of Technology
Trustee Brenda Shaheed
MS; Retired University Administrator
Indianapolis, IN
Trustee Richard Hunter
Hunter's Accounting Service
Indianapolis, IN