Board of Trustees

The NEOMED Board of Trustees is comprised of 11 members who are appointed by the Governor of the State of Ohio. The Board of Trustees is the governing body of Northeast Ohio Medical University, responsible for maintaining the financial stability and long-term well-being of the University.

Trustees

  • E. Douglas Beach, Ph.D., Chair
  • Darrell L. McNair, M.B.A., Vice Chair
  • Sharlene Ramos Chesnes
  • William H. Considine, M.H.S.A.
  • Karen Soehnlen McQueen, J.D.
  • Ward J. “Tim” Timken Jr., M.B.A.
  • Phillip L. Trueblood
  • Susan Tave Zelman, Ph.D.

Student Trustees

  • Omer S. Ashruf
  • Olivia L. Safady

Trustee Emeritus

  • Paul R. Bishop, J.D.

Officers & Committees

Much of the Board’s work is carried out by its five standing committees. See the officers and committees.


Board Office Staff

The Board of Trustees office staff provides support to the board on a day-to-day basis. Contact the office staff.


Meeting schedule

Thursday, June 6, 2024
1:15 p.m., Cook Alumni Hall

Committee meetings:

  1. Institutional Advancement, 9-9:45 a.m.
  2. Academic & Scientific Affairs, 10-10:45 a.m.
  3. Finance, Fiscal Policy & Investment, 11-11:45 am
  4. Board meeting called to order at 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 12, 2024
1:15 p.m., The Martha Boyle Conference Room

Committee meetings:

  1. Institutional Advancement, 9-9:45 a.m.
  2. Academic & Scientific Affairs, 10-10:45 a.m.
  3. Finance, Fiscal Policy & Investment, 11-11:45 a.m.
  4. Board meeting called to order at 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2024
1:15 p.m., NEW Center Ballroom

Committee meetings:

  1. Institutional Advancement, 9-9:45 a.m.
  2. Academic & Scientific Affairs, 10-10:45 a.m.
  3. Finance, Fiscal Policy & Investment, 11-11:45 a.m.
  4. Board meeting called to order at 1:15 p.m.

To be notified of the Board’s open meetings, please contact Heather McColloch at 330-325-6864 or hmccolloch@neomed.edu.


Minutes & Agendas

March 7, 2024

Nov. 30, 2023

Aug 2, 2023

June 8, 2023

March 16, 2023

Dec. 1, 2022

Sept. 15, 2022

June 9, 2022

March 17, 2022

December 1, 2021

September 8, 2021

MAY 26, 2021

MARCH 3, 2021

DECEMBER 1, 2020

SEPTEMBER 9, 2020

JUNE, 3, 2020

MARCH 11, 2020

December 4, 2019

September 12, 2019

July 24, 2019

JUNE 5, 2019

FEBRUARY 28, 2019

DECEMBER 5, 2018

SEPTEMBER 13, 2018

June 7, 2018

March 7, 2018

December 7, 2017

September 13, 2017

June 8, 2017

March 1, 2017

December 8, 2016

September 22, 2016

Resources

Contact

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