The Board of Directors consists of thirteen members. The Board shall promote the purposes of the association and shall act for the membership as necessary between the Association’s meetings.

See Meetings & Minutes for meeting times, dates, location, agendas and minutes.

The 2016-2017 Board of Directors:

Officers (year term on Board expires)

  • President: Nancy Hauserman (2018)
  • President Elect: Michael Barron (2019)
  • Past President: Beverly Robalino (2017)
  • Secretary: Alice Atkinson (2017)
  • Treasurer: Kris Canfield (2016)

Directors-at-Large (year term on Board expires)

  • Michael Barron (2018)
  • Richard Borchard (2017)
  • Dean Borg (2018)
  • Richard Johns (2016)
  • Lois Lembke (2016)
  • Pam Willard (2017)

Standing committees

  • Program
  • Membership
  • Budget
  • Nominating
  • Hospitality Committee

Former presidents of UIRA

  • Arthur Canter (Psychiatry), 1995 - 1996
  • Joan Cantor (Psychology), 1996 - 1997
  • Harold Engen (Counselor Education), 1997 - 1998
  • Sam Becker (Communication Studies), 1998 - 1999
  • Jim Clifton (Medicine), 1999 - 2000
  • Lee Shope (Information Technology Services), 2000 - 2001
  • Kathie Belgum (Law), 2001 - 2002
  • Eleanor Anstey (Social Work), 2002 - 2003
  • Beatrice Furner (Education), 2003 - 2004
  • Richard Gibson (Facilities Services), 2004-2005
  • Sara C. Wolfson (Education), 2005-2006
  • Karole Fuller (Museum of Natural History), 2006-2007
  • David Thayer (Theatre Arts), 2007-2008
  • Richard Stevenson (Finance, College of Business), 2008-2009
  • Penny Hall (Speech Pathology and Audiology, College of Liberal Arts), 2009-2010
  • Jean Hood (Iowa State University Extension Services), 2010-2011
  • J. Kenneth Kuntz (Religious Studies), 2011-2012
  • Nancy Williams (Office of the Provost), 2012-2013
  • Richard E Walton (College of Dentistry), 2013-2014
  • Kenneth Starck (School of Journalism and Mass Communication), 2014-2015
  • Beverly Robalino (Facilities Management: Planning Design & Construction), 2015-2016