Minnesota State Colleges and Universities

The Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System is governed by a 15-member Board of Trustees appointed by the Governor. The Board has policy responsibility for system planning, academic programs, fiscal management, personnel, admissions requirements, tuition and fees, and rules and regulations. The Board members are:

Clarence Hightower, Chair, St. Paul

Thomas Renier, Vice Chair, Duluth

Michael Vekich, Treasurer, St. Louis Park

Ann Anaya, St. Paul

Margaret Anderson Kelliher, Minneapolis

Duane Benson, St. Paul

Alexander Cirillo, Jr., Woodbury

Cheryl Dickson, St. Paul

Dawn Erlandson, St. Paul

Elise Ristau, St. Paul

Philip Krinkie, Lino Lakes

Alfredo Oliveira, St. Cloud

David Paskach, Cottonwood

Maria Peluso, Taconite

Louise Sundin, Minneapolis

Visit the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities website at www.mnscu.edu for more information.