Committees and Lead Trustees 2020-2021


Academic Affairs

Ms. Sarah Newton, Chair
Dr. Donald Mulvaney, Chair Univ. Sen. (ex-officio, non-voting)

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Mr. Gaines Lanier, Chair
Dr. Kira Bowen, AU Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)

Audit and Compliance

Mr. Bob Dumas, Chair


Mr. Clark Sahlie, Chair
Dr. Sheila Mehta, Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)


Mr. Charles McCrary, Chair
Mr. Mike DeMaioribus
Mr. Bob Dumas
Mr. Raymond Harbert
Mr. Jimmy Rane
Mr. Wayne Smith


Mr. Raymond Harbert, Chair
Dr. Andy McLelland, AU Fae. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)
Dr. Kim Brackett, AUM Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)

Governmental Affairs

Mr. Jimmy Rane, Chair

Institutional Advancement (Development and AU Foundation)

Mr. B.T. Roberts, Chair
Mr. David Hinson, AU Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)

Property and Facilities

Mr. Mike DeMaioribus, Chair
Mr. David Hinson, AU Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)

Research and Technology (Economic Developtment)

General Lloyd Austin, Chair

Student Affairs

Mr. Jimmy Sanford, Chair
Dr. Karley A. Riffe, AU Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)
Dr. Paul Fox, AU Fac. Rep. (ex-officio, non-voting)
Ms. Ada Ruth Huntley, AU SGA President
Ciara Freeman, AUM SGA President

Lead Trustees

Alumni - Lead Trustee

Ms. Elizabeth Huntley

Athletics -- Lead Trustee

(Tigers Unlimited Board Member) Mr. Quentin Riggins

Legal - Lead Trustee

Mr. James Pratt

*All board members serve on all committees with the Exception of Executive Committee.
Last updated: August 17, 2020