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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.

Name

Term Expiration & Home Town

David Furbee
Board Chair
Executive Committee
Finance and Administration Committee
Representative to SSUDF
Representative to Investment Committee

Term Expiration: June 30, 2027
Home Town: Jackson, OH

Wallace "Eddie" Edwards
Board Vice Chair
Executive Committee
Finance and Administration Committee Vice Chair

Term Expiration: June 30, 2026
Home Town: Portsmouth, OH

Edward Daniels
Academic and Student Affairs Committee
Representative to SSUDF

Term Expiration: June 30, 2029
Home Town: New Holland, OH

Scott Evans
Academic and Student Affairs Committee Chair
Executive Committee

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

Dr. Brenda Haas
Academic and Student Affairs Committee Vice Chair

Term Expiration: June 30, 2028
Home Town: Ironton, OH

Francesca Hartop
Finance and Administration Committee

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

Joseph Watson
Executive Committee
Finance and Administration Committee Chair

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

Eli Cole
Student Member
Finance and Administration Committee

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

Cassidy Starnes
Student Member
Academic and Student Affairs Committee

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

Dr. Jeffrey Bauer
University President, ex-officio (non-voting)

 

Appointed Staff:
Board Secretary, Eric Braun
Treasurer, Elinda Boyles