The Association shall be managed by a Board of Directors consisting of no fewer than twelve 12 Directors and no more than twenty 20 Directors. The Board of Directors shall include six (6) Members at Large (three (3) elected and three (3) appointed) reflecting the NACUBO Constituency Councils (Community Colleges, Comprehensive Institutions/Research Institutions, and Small Institutions), the two (2) immediate Past Presidents, the appointed Finance Committee Chair, the appointed Professional Development Steering Committee Chair(s), the Chair of the Host Committee (without vote), the Chair of the Audit Committee, the Chair of the Business Partner Steering Committee, the President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Secretary, the appointed Treasurer, and such ex-officio members as are provided for in these bylaws. Any Director elected or appointed must be employed at an institution which is an institutional member of the Association and must remain so employed throughout the term for which he or she was elected or appointed. [WACUBO Bylaws, Article VI, Sect. 1]

The WACUBO Board of Directors is vested with the direction and management of the affairs, funds, and property of this Association.  The Board of Directors and the Board shall have the following general functions:

  1. Determine desired outcomes for organizational success
  2. Make/approve policy
  3. Assure appropriate resources to support the strategic plan
  4. Adopt an appropriate governance system and leadership structure
  5. Evaluate its own performance through review and evaluation

[WACUBO Bylaws, Article VI, Sect. 4]

WACUBO Organizational Chart (pdf)

Executive Committee

Jean Vock (President)
Assistant Dean, Finance & Administration
University of Arizona Eller College of Management)
Robert Moore (1st Vice President & Volunteer Engagement Chair)
Vice President of Finance & Administration
Colorado College
Arch Asawa (2nd Vice President & 2017 Annual Conference Program Chair)
Chief Financial Officer
Soka University of America
Kori Wetsel (Secretary)
Manager, Travel, Training & Policy Coordination
University of Utah
Cheryl Heath (Treasurer)
Vice President for Administration & CFO
Northern Wyoming Community College District


J. Michael Allred (Audit Chair)
Associate Vice Chancellor - Finance/Controller
University of California, Davis
Brad Baca (At Large, Small Institutions Chair)
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Finance and Administration
Western State Colorado University
Janna Bersi (At Large, Marketing & Communications Chair)
Associate Vice President, Academic Resource Management & Planning
California State University, Dominquez Hills
Dean Calvo (At Large, Business Partner Council Chair)
Vice President for Finance and Administration/Treasurer
Claremont Graduate University
Teresa Costantinidis (3rd Vice President)
Associate Vice Chancellor for Budget and Resource Management
University of California, San Francisco
Leslie Fountain Williams (At Large, CDRIC Chair)
Finance Manager
University of Oregon
Lisa Frace (At Large, Prof. Development Workshops Chair)
Associate Vice President for Planning and Budget
Arizona State University, Fulton Center
Gregg Goldman (NACUBO Past Chair)
Senior Vice President for Business Affairs & Chief Financial Officer
Office of Business Affairs
University of Arizona
Harold Hewitt Jr. (Past President, Business Partner Steering Chair)
Executive Vice President & Chief Operation Officer
Chapman University
Robyn Pennington (Professional Development Steering Chair)
Chief of Staff to the Exec. Vice Chancellor & CFO
California State University
Sue Tavakoli (At Large, Community Colleges Chair)
Vice President of Administrative Services
Estrella Mountain Community College
Lynn Valenter (Immediate Past President)
Vice Chancellor, Finance & Operations
Washington State University Vancouver
Barbara Valiente (Finance Committee Chair)
Associate Vice President and Controller
Occidental College

Committee Chairs

Nicholle Zarkower (Research Committee Chair)
Director of Administrative Services, Residence Life
University of Arizona

Business Management Institute Director

Pam Hemann Pam Hemann
Association Management Services, Inc.