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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is the governing body of Bellarmine University. As the university’s fiduciary, the board is responsible for Bellarmine’s long-term health, overseeing and aligning its strategic direction, educational policies and programs, finances and operations with the mission of the university. The Board of Trustees is the ultimate institutional authority of the University, with responsibility for the general, academic and financial policy-making functions of the University. The Board is composed of 24-36 voting members, two nonvoting faculty advisors, and one nonvoting student advisor.

You may contact the board at the following e-mail address: trustees@bellarmine.edu.

Board Members

  • Mr. William E. Mudd ’93, Chair
  • Mr. Russell F. Cox, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Leonard M. Spalding ’59, ’17 Hon., Treasurer
  • Ms. Sharon E. Des Jarlais ’72, Secretary
  • Mr. James R. Allen
  • Dr. Larry Benz
  • Mr. Donald C. Berg
  • Mr. Joseph P. Clayton ’71, ’16 Hon.
  • Dr. Susan M. Donovan
  • Mr. Barry E. Fields ’88
  • Mr. G. Jesse Flynn ’71
  • Mr. C. Edward Glasscock ’11 Hon.
  • Mr. Craig Grant
  • Mr. David Heintzman
  • Mr. Michael Hobbs ’71, ’83
  • Mr. Donald J. Kelly
  • Mr. Michael J. Mackin ’83
  • Mr. Ernest W. Marshall ’92
  • Ms. Elizabeth S. Montgomery ’06
  • Mr. Stephen G. Mullins ’84
  • Mr. W. Patrick Mulloy II ’17 Hon.
  • Sr. Janet Marie Peterworth, O.S.U. ’61
  • Mr. Bradford T. Ray ’81, ’12 Hon.
  • Mr. T. William Samuels, Jr. ’11 Hon.
  • Dr. Frank L. Schmidt ’66
  • Dr. Marian A. Swope ’69, ’15 Hon.
  • Mr. Tom L. Thomas ’76 , ’14 Hon.
  • Mr. Matthew A. Thornton
  • Mr. Steve Trager
  • Mr. Doug Whyte