Board of Regents

The Seattle University Board of Regents is a group of volunteer leaders who serve as an advisory board to the President of the university and act as ambassadors to the campus community and beyond.

  • Hugh Bangasser*, '68, Chair

  • Miller Adams*, '73, '87
  • Fr. Mike Bayard, S.J. (Ex Officio)
  • Christopher G. Canlas, '01
  • Ralph Chiocco
  • Fr. Jerry Cobb, S.J. (Ex Officio)
  • Ernie Dunston, '64
  • John Dougherty, ‘66
  • Janet M. Dwyer, '70
  • William F. Eisiminger, '67, '73
  • David V. Foley, '63
  • Michelle Akiyama Galvin*, '98
  • Heather Hughes, '94
  • O. David Jackson, Ed.D '09, '18
  • Jonelle M.C. Johnson*
  • James P. Jorgensen, '65
  • Stacy Lill*
  • Don Luby, '65
  • Marrakech Maxwell (President SGSU – Ex Officio)
  • John McDowall, '92
  • Nathan Nguyen, '02
  • Rob Nielsen, '06
  • Eduardo Peñalver (SU President – Ex Officio)
  • Marie Perilman*, '90
  • Michael Podlin (Ex Officio)
  • Marilyn Price
  • Charlie Quigg, '02
  • John Ruffo, '65, '71
  • Ryan P. Sawyer, '94
  • Brian Sollom, '97
  • Daniel Tamayo (Chair, GSC Ex Officio)
  • Starr Tavenner, '71
  • Aly Vander Stoep (Ex Officio)
  • Vince Volpe
  • David Wasielewski, '01
  • D.J. Weidner, ’07  (President, Alumni Board of Governors - Ex Officio)
  • Mary Hermann Welch*, '69, '76
  • Richard Wood*, '99

 * Members of the Executive Committee

For more information regarding the Board of Regents please contact Christa Callanan, Assistant Director of Donor Relations & Stewardship and Board of Regents Liaison.