Meet Our Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Pat LeMay Burr
President

Dr. Burr holds a Ph.D. in Business and Economics from University of North Texas. Her post-doctoral studies…

Cynthia Ackron Baldwin
Secretary

Justice Cynthia A. Baldwin has indeed enjoyed a prestigious career. Justice Baldwin dedicated eighteen years…

H. Andrea Neves
Chair, Governance

Professor emerita of education at Sonoma State University, Dr. Neves received her doctorate in educational anthropology from Stanford University in 1984.

Directors

ERWIN CHO
Director

Erwin Cho serves as a leader in innovation and service strategy at Kaiser Permanente…

Ashley Conard
Director

Ashley Conard is a 2015 Fulbright Research alumna and studied computational biology in Belgium…

Bruce Fowler
Director

Dr. Bruce Fowler is a private consultant in toxicology and risk assessment, Adjunct Professor at the Emory School of Public Health…

Scott Friedman
Director

Dr. Scott L. Friedman is the Dean for Therapeutic Discovery and Chief of the Division of Liver Diseases…

Johanna Gusman
Director

Johanna Gusman, Associate Director of International Policy, working for “Corporate Accountability”…

Alison Gardy
Director

For 15+ years, Alison Gardy has created pioneering educational programming for local, national, and global leaders…

Nada Glick
Director

Dr. Glick is an experienced career counselor, currently with a private career counseling practice. For many years…

Melanie Horton
Director

Melanie Horton is Senior Marketing Manager at EdTec, a social venture that provides business and development…

Ann von Briesen Lewis
Director

Ann von Briesen Lewis is an international development consultant, with experience living and working in Asia…

DeDe Long
Director

DeDe Long has been Director of Study Abroad and International Exchange at the University of Arkansas since 1994

Caroline Levander
Director

Caroline Levander is the Vice President of Global and Digital Strategy and Carlson Professor…

Jay Nathan
Director

A Fulbright Scholar to Thailand, Poland, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia, Dr. Nathan has earned MBA and PhD degrees…

Stacey Nickson
Director

Stacey Nickson is in her fourth decade of service as an educator and administrator in both K-12…

Nancy Neill
Director

Nancy Neill has been part of the board and executive team at the Fulbright ..

Manfred Philipp
Director

Manfred Philipp was President of the Board of the Fulbright Association in 2018…..

DOLORES RINKE
Director

Dolores Rinke is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional (CCEP), and an IRS ….

Ulku Rowe
Director

Ulku Rowe is the Director of Financial Services at Google Cloud, Office of the CTO . Before joining Google, Ulku…

Mary Ellen Schmider
Director

Dr. Schmider previously served as Executive Director of the Fulbright …

Robert N Schock
Director

Robert (Bob) Schock is Senior Advisor and former Director of Studies for the World Energy Council…

Donald Sparks
Director

Donald Sparks is Professor of International Economics at the Citadel in Charleston, SC, (where he has..

Mary Ann Stanton
Director

Mary Ann Stanton is Chair of the Fulbright Alumni Travel Task Force and a board member of the Fulbright Association Minnesota Chapter.

Charles Veigel
Director

Charles Viegel is a senior legal professional with more than 20 years of experience leading…

Our Board of Directors is unpaid and members serve in a pro bono capacity. Members pay their own expenses for travel to board meetings and make a significant financial contribution to the organization each year. Board members are elected for 3-year terms.