Board of Trustees

The thirteen-member Board of Trustees is the governing body for UNC Charlotte. 

  • Eight members are elected to four-year terms by the UNC Board of Governors.
  • Four members are appointed by the North Carolina General Assembly.
  • The president of the student body, an ex officio member of the Board of Trustees, serves a one-year term. 
  • The Board elects its officers annually.


Joe L. Price
Joe L. Price '83
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 2 ends 2019
Chair



Michael L. Wilson '93
Michael L. Wilson '93
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 1 ends 2017
Vice Chair



Dhiaa Jamil '78
Dhiaa Jamil '78
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 2 ends 2019
Secretary



Cathy Bessant
Cathy P. Bessant
Appointed by the Governor
Term 1 ends 2017




Tracey B. Allsbrook
Student Body President
One-year term ends 2017



Sharon Allred Decker
Sharon Allred Decker
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 1 ends 2019



Susan D. DeVore
Susan D. DeVore
Appointed by the Governor
Term 1 ends 2019



Theresa J. Drew
Theresa J. Drew
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 1 ends 2017



David L. Hauser '77
David L. Hauser '77
Appointed by the Governor
Term 2 ends 2017



Fred L. Klein
Fred W. Klein
Appointed by the Governor
Term 1 ends 2019



Karen A. Popp
Karen A. Popp '80
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 2 ends 2017



Mary Ann Rouse
Mary Ann Rouse '80
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 1 ends 2017



Laura A. Schulte
Laura A. Schulte
Elected by the Board of Governors
Term 2 ends 2019