Board Members

About the Board

The Board of Trustees of Shawnee State University consists of nine voting members and two student members, appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. The trustees shall have the powers conferred upon them by the laws of the State of Ohio. The President of the University shall serve as an ex-officio (non-voting) member of the Board.

Klara Reynolds
Board Chair
Executive Committee
Finance and Administration Committee Vice Chair
Liaison to SSUDF

Term Expiration: June 30, 2016
Home Town: Lucasville, OH

Melissa Higgs-Horwell

Academic and Student Affairs Committee
Executive Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2017
Home Town: Chillicothe, OH

Robert Howarth

Academic and Student Affairs Committee Vice Chair

Term Expiration: June 30, 2020
Home Town: Columbus, OH

Scott Williams

Academic and Student Affairs Committee Chair
Executive Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2021
Home Town: Dublin, OH

Francesca Hartop

Finance and Administration Committee
Liaison to SSUDF


Term Expiration: June 30, 2022
Home Town: Portsmouth, OH

Joseph Watson

Academic and Student Affairs Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2023
Home Town: Frankfort, OH

Scott Evans
Finance and Administration Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2024
Home Town: Pedro, OH

Marlee Martin

Student Member

Academic and Student Affairs Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2016
Home Town: Circleville, OH

Brian Stiers

Student Member

Finance and Administration Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2017
Home Town: Wheelersburg, OH

Dr. Rick Kurtz

University President, ex-officio (non-voting)

 

Appointed Staff:

Board Secretary, Eric Braun
Treasurer, Elinda Boyles

 

Board of Trustees

Contact Information

Shawnee State University
Joyce Moore, Office of the President
940 Second Street
Portsmouth, OH 45662

Phone: (740) 351-3542
Fax: (740) 351-3470

jmoore@shawnee.edu

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