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Officers of the Corporation

Chair Susan Avery - Director Emeritus 2023
Vice Chair Sherri Goodman 2023
Secretary Kathy Jacobs 2023
Treasurer Patty Leslie 2024
Assistant Secretaries Aneka Finley - Governance Liaison  
Assistant Treasurer Erika Smith - Chief Financial Officer  
Others:

Antonio Busalacchi - UCAR President
Everette Joseph - NCAR Director
Steven Gallagher - Chief Operating Officer

 

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees shall have and may exercise all the powers vested in the Board of Trustees during intervals between meetings of the Board unless the full Board of Trustees determines otherwise.

Chair Susan Avery - Director Emeritus 2023
Members Lourdes Aviles 2022
  Ray Ban 2022
  Antonio Busalacchi  
  Rita Colwell 2024
  Sherri Goodman 2023
  Kathy Jacobs 2023
  Patty Leslie 2024

 

Audit & Finance Committee

The Audit and Finance Committee is responsible for overseeing corporate financial management functions. The committee is also responsible for making recommendations to the Board regarding changes in financial management policies. The committee nominates a public accounting firm to carry out the annual audit of UCAR's financial positions and oversees UCAR's internal auditor.

Members Ray Ban 2022
  Shuyi Chen 2024
  Jim Geringer - Senior Director 2023
  Kathy Jacobs 2023
  Patty Leslie 2024
  Vernon Morris 2023
  Christine Wiedinmyer 2022

 

Board of Trustees Nominating Committee

The Board's Nominating Committee is appointed from among the current Trustees. Committee members are charged with appointing Trustees to standing Board committees and nominating officers of the corporation. The committee also appoints members of special committees of the Board as needed.

Members Lourdes Aviles 2022
  Rana Fine 2023
  David Randall 2024
  Kathleen Ritzman 2022

 

NCAR Budget & Programs Committee

The NCAR Budget and Programs Committee provides guidance and oversight to NCAR and UCAR management for the development of the NCAR strategic plan and annual program plans.

Members Shuyi Chen 2024
  Vernon Morris 2023
  Kathleen Ritzman - Assistant Director 2022
  Christine Wiedinmyer 2022

 

UCAR Budget & Planning Committee

The purpose of the UCAR Budget and Planning Committee is to provide guidance and oversight of the UCAR Operating Budget and Planning Activities to ensure that the budget and planning for UCAR, UCAR Community Programs (UCP), and the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) are in alignment with current strategic priorities.  The Committee's role is to review and make recommendations on drafts and final versions of key documents that describe UCAR operating budgets and income strategy, inclusive of UCP and NCAR budgets and programs, and to approve final versions of the documents.  It is also charged with providing a recommendation concerning endorsement of hte plans to the UCAR Board of Trustees.

Members Ray Ban 2022
  Rita Colwell 2024
  Jim Geringer - Senior Director 2023
  Sherri Goodman 2023
  Kathy Jacobs 2023
  Patty Leslie 2024
  Susan Lozier 2024
  Michael Morgan - Professor of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences 2024

 

Personnel Committee

The Personnel Committee is responsible for reviewing and recommending personnel policies. The committee monitors the development of effective affirmative action and safety programs. It is also responsible for reviewing each year the procedures followed during UCAR's annual salary review.

Members Lourdes Aviles 2022
  Kristie Boering - Professor of Chemistry and Earth & Planetary Science 2022
  Rana Fine 2023
  David Randall 2024
     

 

Governance Task Group

The Governance Task Group (GTG) is an ad hoc committee of the UCAR Board of Trustees charged with examining UCAR bylaws and governance practices. The GTG makes recommendations to the Board and the UCAR Members about proposed changes to the bylaws and governance procedures that will ultimately enhance UCAR's ability to support the university consortium.  

Co-Chairs Rich Dixon 2024
  Alan Robock 2022
Members Lourdes Avilés (Trustee Liaison) 2022
  Ray Ban 2022
  Robert Loughman - Chair 2022
  Anthony Lupo (2022) 2022
  Kevin Reed - Assistant Professor 2023
  Walt Robinson 2023

 

Trustee Liaisons

PACUR Kristie Boering  
Members Nominating Michael Morgan  
Governance Task Group (GTG) Lourdes Aviles