About the UWAA

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for managing UWAA affairs and setting the tone and direction for the association. Numbering at least 15 members, the Board sets policy for the UWAA, serves as ambassadors to the alumni community and the public, and advocates for higher education. In keeping with our mission of broad-based engagement, UWAA trustees represent a wide range of viewpoints, backgrounds and experiences.

Current UWAA Trustees

For the term beginning August 1, 2020.

Officers

Ben Frans-Knight

Ben Franz-Knight, ’96
President
2020–21

Agartha (Aggie) Clark

Agartha (Aggie) Clark, ’86, ’99
Past President
2020–21

Amit Renade

Amit Ranade, ’98, ’03
President-elect
2020–21

Kris Lambright

Kris Lambright, ’86
Vice President
2020–21

Nate Fulton

Nate Fulton, ’99
Treasurer
2020–22

Joe M. Davis II

Joe M. Davis II, ’16
Secretary
2020–21

Erin McCallum

Erin McCallum, ’89
Assistant Secretary and
Legislative Advocacy Committee Chair
2020–22

Paul Rucker

Paul Rucker, ’95, ’02
Executive Director
Ex-Officio

At-large trustees

Portrait: Emily Anderson

Emily Anderson, ’09
At-Large Trustee
2020–2023

Michael Brown

Michael Brown, ’95
At-Large Trustee
2019–22

Portrait: Bettina Carey

Bettina Carey, ’84
At-Large Trustee
2020–23

Portait: Pam Cleaver

Pam Cleaver, ’85
At-Large Trustee
2020–23

Portrait: Mark Glenn

Mark Glenn, ’95, ’01
At-Large Trustee
2020–23

Portrait: Evelyn Hernandez

Evelyn Hernandez, ’16
At-Large Trustee
2020–23

Flip Herndon

Flip Herndon, ’11
At-Large Trustee
2018–21

Portrait: Mark Ostersmith

Mark Ostersmith, ’90
At-Large Trustee
2020–22

Saara Romu

Saara Romu, ’07
At-Large Trustee
2018–21

Martha Sandoval

Martha Sandoval,
’04, ’07
At-Large Trustee
2018–21

Tia Benson Tolle

Tia Benson Tolle, ’86
At-Large Trustee
2019–21

Portrait: Sabrina Taylor

Sabrina Taylor, ’13
At-Large Trustee
2020–21

Mike Tulee

Mike Tulee, ’93, ’15
At-Large Trustee
2019-22

Geographic trustees

Portrait: Tanya Kumar

Tanya Kumar, ’18
Regional Trustee
2020–21

Roman Trujillo

Roman Trujillo, ’95
In-State Trustee
2019-21

Kyu C. Lee

Kyu C. Lee, ’00
International Trustee
2020–22

University representative trustees

David Hernandez

David Hernandez, ’03
UW Bothell Trustee
2020–21

Rai-Nauman Mumtaz

Rai Nauman Mumtaz, ’07, ’10
UW Tacoma Trustee
2020–21

Ex-officio (non-voting) members

Rickey Hall

Rickey Hall
Vice President
Office of Minority Affairs and Diversity
2020–21

Portrait: Brooks Simpson

Brooks Simpson
UW Foundation Board Representative
2020–21

Kim Durand

Kim Durand
ICA Representative
2020–2021

Louise Little, ’81, Partner Representative, University Book Store

Louise Little, ’81
Partner Representative
University Book Store
2020–21

Karam Dana

Karam Dana, ’02, ’03, ’09
Faculty Representative
2020–21

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Camille Hattwig
ASUW Student Forum Representative
2020–21

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Aaron Yared
GPSS Student Forum Representative
2020–21

Portrait: Gurleen Mann

Gurleen Mann
UW Bothell Student Forum Representative
2020–21

Portrait: Kristen Hargett

Kristen Hargett
UW Tacoma Student Forum Representative
2020–21


To contact a member of the Board of Trustees, please contact Virginia Lerer, UWAA Board Administrator, at vlerer@uw.edu or 206-685-9217.