Board of Directors

WACUBO is led by a Board of Directors, made up of business officers from member institutions, that is responsible for the direction and management of the affairs, funds, and property of the Association. The Board of Directors shall have the following general functions:

  1. Determine the desired outcomes for organizational success
  2. Make and approve policy
  3. Assure appropriate resources to support the strategic plan
  4. Adopt an appropriate governance system and leadership structure
  5. Evaluate its own performance through review and evaluation

Supporting Documents


Executive Committee

Ruth Johnston, President
Strategic Chief Financial Officer
New Mexico State University
Brad BacaBrad Baca, 1st Vice President
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Western Colorado University

Lupe Valencia, 2nd Vice President
Associate Vice President, Business Affairs and Interim Vice President, Information Resources
University of Texas at El Paso
Michael CluneMichael Clune, 3rd Vice President
Senior Associate Vice Chancellor  and Chief Financial Officer
University of California, San Francisco
Kori WetselKori Wetsel, Secretary
Director, Business Analysis & System Support
University of Utah 

 
Cheryl Heath, Treasurer

Vice President for Administration & Finance & Chief Financial Officer 
Northern Wyoming Community College District

 

Directors

Teresa Costantinidis, Immediate Past President
Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration
University of New Mexico

Robert Moore, NACUBO Chair
Senior Vice President, Office of Finance and Administration
Colorado College


Robyn Pennington, PDSC Chair
Chief of Staff, Business & Finance
The California State University System

Monica KaneMonica Kane, CDRIC Chair
Assistant Provost for Finance and Administration
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Linda CordierLinda Cordier, Community Colleges Chair
Director, PimaOnline Partnerships & Operations
Pima Community College
Steven Schwartz

Steven Schwartz, Small Institutions Chair 
Vice President, Finance & Administration
Fort Lewis College

Matt SkinnerMatt Skinner, Audit Committee Chair
Associate Vice President for Finance
Washington State University

Nichol LuomaNichol Luoma, Business Partner Steering Committee Chair
Vice President, University Business Services, Sustainability Operations Officer & CPO
Arizona State University

Nicole Salazar
Nicole Salazar, Finance Committee Chair

Vice President of Finance
University of Arizona

Kendra Yoshimoto, Member at Large
Director, Fiscal and Audit Services
University of Washington, Bothell

Carina Celesia MooreCarina Celesia Moore, Member at Large 
Director, Talent Management & Development
University of California, Davis

David TamanahaDavid Tamanaha, Member at Large
Vice Chancellor, Administrative Services
University of Hawaii, Maui College

Sara ReedSara Reed, Member at Large
Associate Vice President
Salt Lake Community College

 


The Association shall be managed by a Board of Directors consisting of no fewer than twelve 12 Directors and no more than twenty 20 Directors. The Board of Directors shall include six (6) Members at Large (three (3) elected and three (3) appointed) reflecting the NACUBO Constituency Councils (Community Colleges, Comprehensive Institutions/Research Institutions, and Small Institutions), the two (2) immediate Past Presidents, the appointed Finance Committee Chair, the appointed Professional Development Steering Committee Chair(s), the Chair of the Host Committee (without vote), the Chair of the Audit Committee, the Chair of the Business Partner Steering Committee, the President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Secretary, the appointed Treasurer, and such ex-officio members as are provided for in these bylaws. Any Director elected or appointed must be employed at an institution which is an institutional member of the Association and must remain so employed throughout the term for which he or she was elected or appointed. [WACUBO Bylaws, Article VI, Sect. 1]