Committees

Standing committees of the board, the members of which are appointed annually by the chair, consider and make recommendations for action by the board on various matters.

As of May 20, 2021:

Academic Affairs & Student Life:

  • Brent R. Porteus, Chair
  • Jeff M.S. Kaplan, Vice Chair
  • Abigail S. Wexner
  • Elizabeth P. Kessler
  • Michael Kiggin
  • Elizabeth A. Harsh
  • Reginald A. Wilkinson
  • Carly G. Sobol
  • Susan Olesik  (faculty member)
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio)

 

Audit, Finance & Investment:

  • John W. Zeiger, Chair
  • Cheryl L. Krueger*
  • Erin P. Hoeflinger
  • Lewis Von Thaer
  • Jeff M.S. Kaplan
  • Michael Kiggin
  • Anand Shah*
  • James D. Klingbeil
  • Amy Chronis
  • Kent M. Stahl
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio)

 

Legal, Risk & Compliance:

  • Elizabeth P. Kessler, Chair 
  • Alan A. Stockmeister
  • Jeff M.S. Kaplan
  • Michael Kiggin
  • Elizabeth A. Harsh 
  • Carly G. Sobol 
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio) 

Master Planning & Facilities:

  • Alexander R. Fischer, Chair
  • James D. Klingbeil, Vice Chair 
  • Brent R. Porteus
  • Alan A. Stockmeister
  • Elizabeth A. Harsh
  • Reginald A. Wilkinson
  • Carly G. Sobol
  • Robert H. Schottenstein
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio)

Research, Innovation & Strategic Partnerships: 

  • Lewis Von Thaer, Chair
  • Erin P. Hoeflinger, Vice Chair
  • Cheryl L. Krueger*
  • Alexander R. Fischer
  • Hiroyuki Fujita
  • Reginald A. Wilkinson
  • Anand Shah*
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio)

Talent, Compensation & Governance:

  • Hiroyuki Fujita, Chair
  • Lewis Von Thaer, Vice Chair
  • Brent R. Porteus
  • Abigail S. Wexner
  • Alexander R. Fischer
  • John W. Zeiger
  • Elizabeth P. Kessler
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio)

Wexner Medical Center:

  • Leslie H. Wexner, Chair
  • Abigail S. Wexner
  • Erin P. Hoeflinger
  • Hiroyuki Fujita
  • Alan A. Stockmeister
  • John W. Zeiger
  • Anand Shah*
  • Stephen D. Steinour
  • Robert H. Schottenstein
  • W.G. Jurgensen
  • Cindy Hilsheimer
  • Amy Chronis
  • Gary R. Heminger (ex officio, voting)
  • Kristina M. Johnson (ex officio, voting)
  • Harold L. Paz (ex officio, voting)
  • Bruce A. McPheron (ex officio, voting)
  • Michael Papadakis (ex officio, voting)

*NOTE: Governor-appointed terms for Cheryl L. Krueger and Anand Shah end May 13, 2021. They will continue to serve until their successors are appointed or until a period of 60 days has elapsed, whichever occurs first. At that time, Carly G. Sobol will be considered a member of the committees on which Mr. Shah currently serves, and Mr. Shah’s successor will take Ms. Sobol’s place on her current committees. Those changes will be ratified at the board meeting immediately following the new appointments.