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Board Of Trustees
The Capital University Board of Trustees is the governing body for the institution, establishing its general policies, and is responsible for the University's financial health and welfare.
The Board also elects the University president. Its membership consists of community and business leaders, the University president and clergy affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Trustees are elected by the board and serve a three-year term, with a maximum of three consecutive terms. The Board meets three times annually.
Bernie Ostrowski ChairDublin, OH Partner, Tax Services, Central Ohio, Plante Moran, PLLC
Andre T. Porter ('02) Vice ChairCarmel, IN Vice President & General Counsel, Miso Energy
Michael J. Lancaster ('80)Committee Chair, Organizational SustainabilityMagnolia, OHOwner and President, NewMarket Financial Advisors
Susan F. JablonskiCommittee Chair, Institutional Mission & IdentityColumbus, OHSenior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, OhioHealth
Stephen J.H. Lyons (L'07)Committee Chair, GovernanceColumbus, OHEVP and CBO, Columbus Crew
E.J. Thomas Committee Chair, Integrity and ComplianceNew Albany, OH President and CEO, Habitat for Humanity - MidOhio
Paul ChodakAt Large Member Granville, OHEVP, American Electric Power
Dr. Elizabeth L. PaulColumbus, OH President, Capital University
Dan Creekmur (L'06)Columbus, OHPresident, Columbia Gas of Ohio
Suzanne D. DillahuntMarysville, OHBishop, Southern Ohio Synod, ELCARev. June M. Fryman ('88, S'93) Wilmington, OH Pastor, Abiding Christ Lutheran Church
Belinda M. Jones ('86, L'94)Hilliard, OHLegislative Counsel, Capitol Consulting Group, Inc.Jean M. Kohler ('70)St. Petersburg, FLLt. Colonel, USAF (Retired), and Technology Management Consultant
Ann Leak ('78) Pickerington, OH Banking Executive, RetiredJudy LeidyLittleton, COPrincipal, The Zoelby Group
Richard Lombardi Dublin, OH President, Construction Consulting, LLC
Neil MortineColumbus, OHPresident & CEO, Fahlgren Mortine, Inc.
Harry D. Raduege, Jr. (’70) Colorado Springs, CO Lt. General, USAF (Retired), and Senior Counselor, The Cohen GroupMartha 'Marti' Taylor ('86) Dublin, OH CEO, Ohio Initiative, Verily Life SciencesRev. John R. Walker ('74)Richmond, IN Pastor, First English Lutheran Church
William S. Wiecher (‘85)Pinecrest, FLPastor, Christ the King Lutheran Church
Kathy WolfgramColumbus, OH Chemical Industry Executive, RetiredDr. Moritz Ziegler ('64)Cincinnati, OH Pediatric Surgeon-in-Chief, Retired