Foundation Board of Directors

The Miami University Foundation Board of Directors are prominent business leaders, alumni, friends, and university leaders who are willing to commit their time, resources and talent and bring a wealth of experience to the Foundation. The Foundation consists of up to 25 elected members and 7 appointed members including the President of the University, the Provost, the Senior Vice President for Finance and Business Services & Treasurer, the Vice President for Student Affairs, the Vice President of University Advancement (who also serves as the Foundation Executive Director), and two members of the University Board of Trustees. All are voting members. The full board meets three times a year and members maintain contact throughout the year to guide the Foundation in achieving its mission. The elected directors can serve two consecutive terms. Two students serve on the Board in a non-voting capacity.


Members by Election:

By Service at Miami:

Mark SullivanMark Sullivan '81 (President)
Wilton, CT
Gregory CrawfordDr. Gregory Crawford
Sue HenrySue Henry '73 (Vice-President)
Arlington, VA
Phyllis CallahanDr. Phyllis Callahan
Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
Charles LandesCharles Landes '74 (Secretary) 
Cincinnati, OH
Tom HerbertThomas W. Herbert III
Vice President for University Advancement, Executive Director of the Miami University Foundation
Ellen SchubertEllen Schubert '83 (Treasurer)
Old Greenwich, CT
David CreamerDr. David Creamer
Vice President for Finance and Business Services & Treasurer
Rick AmosRick Amos '87
Chicago, IL 
Jayne BrownellJayne Brownell
Vice President for Student Affairs
Steve AndersonSteve Anderson '79
Medina, OH

By Appointment from Miami Board of Trustees:

Mary Ann CasatiMary Ann Casati '77
New York, NY
David BudigDavid Budig '84 (Board of Trustees Chair)
Cincinnati, OH
Richard ChaifetzDr. Richard Chaifetz
Lake Forest, IL
Jagdish BhatiJagdish Bhati (University Trustee)
Cincinnati, OH
James ChapmanJames Chapman '72
Powell, OH

Ex Officio:

Donald CrainDonald Crain '70
West Chester, OH
Michael KabbazMichael Kabbaz
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Success
Oxford, OH  
David DafoeDavid Dafoe '84
Prospect, KY
Deedie DowdleDeedie Dowdle
Associate Vice President, University Communications and Marketing
Oxford, OH
Thomas HaydenThomas Hayden '82
Cincinnati, OH

Miami University Foundation Officers:

Cynthia HendersonCynthia Henderson '90
Cincinnati, OH
Brad BundyBrad Bundy
Chief Development Officer
Sharon MitchellSharon Mitchell '73
Cincinnati, OH
Mackenzie BeckerMackenzie Rice
Chief Administrative Officer
Richard McVeyRichard McVey '81
Greenwich, CT
Bruce GuiotBruce Guiot
Chief Investment Officer
Beth MynhierBeth Mynhier '82  
Lake Forest, IL
John PeckJohn W. Peck '66
Cincinnati, OH
Lynn PistellLynn Pistell
Chagrin Falls, OH
Alison SangerAlison Sanger '93
Oakland, CA
Sylvia StanfieldSylvia Stanfield '65 
Washington, DC

Miami University Student Representatives:

To be determined
Senior Class Gift Co-Chair


Tessa Wadsworth
Miami University Student Foundation Chair