Board of Directors

USU is led by presidents and chancellors of America's leading urban public research universities. The board of directors governs and sets policy for the organization.

The current chair of the coalition is Mark Becker, President, Georgia State University


Mark Rosenberg, President, Florida International University, Chair 

Mark Becker, President, Georgia State University, Past Chair

Ronald Berkman, President, Cleveland State University, Chair-Elect

Mildred Garcia, President, California State University, Fullerton, Treasurer 

Santa Ono, President, University of British Columbia, Secretary

Michael Amiridis, Chancellor, University Illinois at Chicago

William Covino, President, California State University, Los Angeles

Dianne Harrison, President, California State University, Northridge

Dorothy Horrell, Chancellor, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO

Mark Pagano, Chancellor, University of Washington, Tacoma, Tacoma, WA

Michael Rao, President, Virginia Commonwealth University 

M. David Rudd, President, University of Memphis

Kim Wilcox, Chancellor, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA     

David Wilson, President, Morgan State University

M. Roy Wilson, President, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI