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The WestMed College Board of Trustees oversees WestMed College and plays an integral role in shaping the quality and character of the College and the affiliates of the National University System as well as steering their future course.

Trustees are recognized leaders in their communities and individually respected in the fields of business, education, the law, and the arts. The Board meets three times a year at National University headquarters in La Jolla, California to assess University goals and the progress toward achieving them.

Leaders and members of the Board of Trustees include:

Mr. Gerald Czarnecki, Chairman
Chairman & CEO, Deltennium Group, Inc.

Dr. Donald Kripke, Vice Chairman
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego

Ms. Jeanne Connelly, Secretary
President, Connelly Consulting

Mr. Richard Chisholm, Treasurer
Managing Director, Higher Education & Nonprofit Group, Wells Fargo Securities

Ms. Stacy Allison
Professional Speaker, Author

Dr. Michael R. Cunningham (Ex Officio)
Chancellor, The National University System
President, National University

Mr. Tom Clevinger
Sr. Vice President/General Manager - Global Navistar Inc.

Ms. Kim Folsom
Serial High Tech, Venture Backed Entrepreneur

Mr. Robert Freelen
Vice President Public Affairs, Emeritus Stanford University

Ms. Rebecca Henderson
Group President, Randstad Talent Solutions Group

Mr. W. H. Knight, Jr. (Joe)
Distinguished Academic in Residence Seattle University School of Law

Ms. Jean Leonard
Educational Consultant, Retired, JM Leonard & Associates

Mr. Michael R. McGill, P.E.
President, MMS Design Associates

Mr. Dan Pittard
Chairman and CEO, Pittard Partners LLC

Mr. Hiep Quach
Retired Executive

Dr. E. Lee Rice
CEO and Medical Director, Lifewellness Institute

Mr. Carlos Rodriguez
Rodriguez & Company

Mr. Jay Stone
Vice President, Van Scoyoc Associates, Inc.

Mr. Thomas Topuzes
President and CEO, Thomas Topuzes & Associates, LLC

WestMed College is an affiliate of the National University System.