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Board Of Trustees
The Capital University Board of Trustees is the governing body for the institution, establishing its general policies, and is responsible for the University's financial health and welfare.
The Board also elects the University president. Its membership consists of community and business leaders, the University president and clergy affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Trustees are elected by the board and serve a four-year term, with a maximum of four consecutive terms. The Board meets three times annually.
Bernie Ostrowski ChairDublin, OH Partner-in-Charge, Tax Services, Central Ohio, Plante and Moran, PLLC
Dr. William D. Haueisen ('66)Past ChairSt. Petersburg, FL Marketing Executive, Retired
Andre T. Porter ('02) Vice ChairCarmel, IN Vice President & General Counsel, Miso Energy
Kathy WolfgramSecretaryColumbus, OH Chemical Industry Executive, Retired
Dr. Theodore E. Long ('65) Committee Chair, Institutional Mission & IdentityRockland, MEPresident Emeritus, Elizabethtown College
Lee Anne Lowman (G'78) Committee Chair, Educational ExcellenceSummit, New Jersey Financial Executive, Retired
Jacqueline A. Primeau Committee Chair, Organizational SustainabilityFarmington Hills, MIVice President, Mergers & Acquisitions, Trinity Health
James R. Havens ('78, L'81)Committee Chair, Integrity & ComplianceGranville, OHPresident, Havens Limited
W. Curtis Stitt Committee Chair, GovernanceColumbus, OH President and CEO, Central Ohio Transit Authority
Daniel A. Creekmur (L'06) At LargeColumbus, OHPresident, Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc.
John E. Phillips ('80, G'86) At LargeColumbus, OH President and CEO, The Fishel Company
Michelle Adams ('90)New Albany, OHPresident & CEO, PRISM Marketing
Suzanne D. DillahuntMarysville, OHBishop, Southern Ohio Synod, ELCARev. June M. Fryman ('88, S'93) Wilmington, OH Pastor, Faith Lutheran ChurchRev. Bonnie Gerber Powell, OH Pastor, All Saints Lutheran ChurchRichard P. Hartmann ('56) Kettering, OH Certified Public Accountant
Todd A. Henry ('88)Dublin, OHCorporate Vice President, Finance and CFO, Allied Mineral Products, Inc.
Susan F. JablonskiColumbus, OHSenior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, OhioHealth
Belinda M. Jones ('86, L'94)Dublin, OHLegal Counsel, Capitol Consulting Group, Inc.Jean M. Kohler ('70)St. Petersburg, FLRetired Lt. Colonel, USAF, and Technology Management Consultant
Michael J. Lancaster ('80)Canton, OHPresident and CEO, NewMarket Financial AdvisorsAnn Leak ('78) Pickerington, OH Vice President, Benchmark BankRichard Lombardi Dublin, OH Construction Industry Executive, Retired
Stephen J.H. Lyons (L’07)Columbus, OhioExecutive Vice President, Columbus PartnershipCarol McWilliams Columbus, OH Security and Emergency Management Specialist, Retired
Neil MortineColumbus, OhioPresident & CEO, Fahlgren Mortine, Inc.
Dr. Elizabeth L. PaulColumbus, OH President, Capital University
John E. Phillips ('80, G'86) Columbus, OH President and CEO, The Fishel CompanyHarry D. Raduege, Jr. (’70) Colorado Springs, CO Retired Lt. General, USAF, and Chair, Deloitte Center for Cyber InnovationDr. Ronald L. St. Pierre Columbus, OH Professor Emeritus, The Ohio State UniversityE.J. Thomas New Albany, OH President, Habitat for Humanity - MidOhioRev. Stephen D. Wachtman ('85, S'92) Columbus, OH Pastor, Holy Trinity Lutheran ChurchRev. John R. Walker ('74 )Richmond, IN Pastor, First English Lutheran Church
William S. Wiecher ‘85Salem, VirginiaChaplain, United States Army ReserveDr. Moritz Ziegler '64 Cincinnati, OH Pediatric Surgeon-in-Chief, Retired