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Board of Trustees, 2016-17

Officers of the Board

Christopher L. Eisgruber '83, President of the University
Kathryn A. Hall '80, Chair of the Board
Brent L. Henry '69, Vice Chair of the Board
John D. Diekman '65, Clerk of the Board
Robert K. Durkee ’69, Secretary of the University

Ex officio

Christopher L. Eisgruber

Christopher L. Eisgruber '83
President of the University

Christopher Christie

Christopher Christie
Governor of New Jersey

Fiyinfoluwa Akinlawon '15 (2019)
Associate, Boston Consulting Group
Dallas, TX

José B. Alvarez '85 (2020)
Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School
Boston, MA

A. Scott Berg

A. Scott Berg '71 (2021)
Los Angeles, CA

Victoria B. Bjorklund

Victoria B. Bjorklund '73 (2017)
Of Counsel and Founder, Exempt Organzations Group; Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Sea Cliff, NY

Katherine B. Bradley '86 (2021)
President, CityBridge Foundation
Washington, DC

Denny Chin

Denny Chin '75 (2017)
U.S. Circuit Judge, Second Circuit
New York, NY

Azza C. Cohen '16 (2020)
George Mitchell Scholar, The National University of Ireland Galway
Galway, Ireland

John D. Diekman

John D. Diekman '65 (2018)
Managing Partner, 5AM Ventures
Atherton, CA

Blair W. Effron '84 (2020)
Co-founder Centerview Partners, Investment Banking
New York, NY

Henri R. Ford '80 (2024)
VP & Surgeon-in-Chief, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Vice Chair & Professor, Department of Surgery
Vice Dean of Medical Education, Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California
La Canada, CA

Laura L. Forese '83 (2023)
EVP and COO, NewYork-Presbyterian
New York, NY

Lori D. Fouché '91 (2019)
President, Prudential Annuities
Montclair, NJ

Arminio Fraga *85 (2019)
Co-founder, Gávea Investments
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Heather K. Gerken '91 (2018)
J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law, Yale University
New Haven, CT

Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers '87 (2018)
Judge, United States District Court
Oakland, CA

C. Kim Goodwin '81 (2022)
Non-Executive Director, PineBridge LLC; Independent Director, Banco Popular Inc.
Miami Beach, FL

Paul G. Haaga, Jr. '70 (2022)
Former Chairman, Capital Research and Management Company
La Canada, CA

Kathryn A. Hall '80 (2019)
Chief Executive Officer; Co-Chief Investment Officer
Hall Capital Partners LLC
San Francisco, CA

Philip U. Hammarskjold '87 (2024)
CEO, Hellman & Friedman LLC
Atherton, CA

Brent L. Henry

Brent L. Henry '69 (2020)
VP & General Counsel, Partners HealthCare System
Chestnut Hill, MA

Robert J. Hugin

Robert J. Hugin '76 (2020)
Executive Chairman, Celgene Corp.
Summit, NJ

Lisa P. Jackson *86 (2018)
Vice President, Environment Policy & Social Initiatives, Apple
San Francisco, CA

Mitchell R. Julis ’77 (2018)
Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, Co-CEO, Canyon Partners LLC
Beverly Hills, CA

Derek C. Kilmer '96 (2020)
U.S. Representative of Washington's 6th congressional district
Gig Harbor, WA

Steven D. Leach

Steven D. Leach '82 (2017)
Director, Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research, Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Anthony H.P. Lee '79 (2018)
Director, Aberon Pty Limited
Sydney, Australia

Paul A. Maeder '75 (2019)
Founding Partner, Highland Capital Partners
Cambridge, MA

Kanwal Matharu

Kanwal Matharu '13 (2017)
Medical Student, University of Texas

Brian Reilly '14 (2018)
Field Instructor, Where There Be Dragons LLC
McLean, VA

Thomas S. Roberts '85 (2020)
Managing Director, Summit Partners
Wellesley, MA

Margarita Rosa '74 (2017)
New York, NY

Louise S. Sams '79 (2023)
Executive VP & General Counsel, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Anne C. Sherrerd *87 (2019)
Retired Co-founder Abeles & Sherrerd Architects Inc.
Riverside, CT

Doris L. Sohmen-Pao '93 (2019)
Executive Vice President, Yale-NUS College

Bradford L. Smith '81 (2018)
President and Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft Corporation
Bellevue, WA

Peter Wendell

Peter Wendell '72 (2020)
Founder, Managing Director, Sierra Ventures; Faculty, Stanford Business School
San Francisco, CA

Sheryl WuDunn

Sheryl WuDunn *88 (2017)
Senior Managing Director, Mid-Market Securities, LLC
Scarsdale, NY

C. James Yeh '87 (2023)
Senior Managing Director, Citadel Investment Group LLC
Hinsdale, IL