Committees - NIU - Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees Committees


Executive Committee 

  • John R. Butler, Chair
  • Marc J. Strauss, Vice Chair
  • Wheeler G. Coleman, Secretary
  • Cherilyn G. Murer
  • President Douglas A. Baker, Ex Officio (Nonvoting)

Academic Affairs, Student Affairs and Personnel Committee 

  • Robert T. Marshall, Jr., Chair 
  • Anthony A. Iosco, Vice Chair 
  • Robert T. Boey
  • John R. Butler
  • Wheeler G. Coleman
  • Elliot M. Echols (Student)
  • Cherilyn G. Murer
  • Marc J. Strauss 
  • President Douglas A. Baker, Ex Officio (Nonvoting) 
  • Lisa C. Freeman, Liaison

Compliance, Audit, Risk Management and Legal Affairs Committee

  • Robert T. Boey, Chair
  • Wheeler G. Coleman, Vice Chair
  • John R. Butler
  • Elliot M. Echols (Student)
  • Anthony A. Iosco
  • Robert T. Marshall, Jr.
  • Cherilyn G. Murer
  • Marc J. Strauss
  • President Douglas A. Baker, Ex Officio (Nonvoting)
  • Liaison

Finance, Facilities and Operations Committee 

  • Marc J. Strauss, Chair 
  • Elliot M. Echols (Student), Vice Chair 
  • Robert T. Boey
  • John R. Butler
  • Wheeler G. Coleman
  • Anthony A. Iosco
  • Robert T. Marshall, Jr.
  • Cherilyn G. Murer
  • President Douglas A. Baker, Ex Officio (Nonvoting) 
  • Steven D. Cunningham, Liaison 

Legislation and External Affairs Committee 

  • Cherilyn G. Murer, Chair 
  • Robert T. Boey, Vice Chair
  • John R. Butler
  • Wheeler G. Coleman
  • Elliot M. Echols (Student)
  • Anthony A. Iosco
  • Robert T. Marshall, Jr.
  • Marc J. Strauss
  • President Douglas A. Baker, Ex Officio (Nonvoting)
  • Kathryn A. Buettner, Liaison

Ad Hoc Committee on Sponsored Research and Technology Transfer

  • Cherilyn G. Murer, Chair 
  • John R. Butler, Vice Chair
  • Robert T. Boey
  • Robert T. Marshall
  • Marc J. Strauss
  • President Douglas A. Baker, Ex Officio (Nonvoting)
  • Lisa C. Freeman, Liaison