Board meetings are normally held once a month in Columbus. Board meetings can be attended in-person or via conference calling. The Board holds an annual retreat each August, in Central Ohio.

The governance of the Undergraduate Student Government Alumni Society (USGAS) and the direction of its activities are vested in the alumni society board.


PositionNameTerm Expires
PresidentTina D. Pierce, PhD, ’00, ’04, ’092023
1st Vice President ProgrammingVACANT2023
2nd Vice President Membership and WebmasterJohn Hickey ’042023
TreasurerAl Rodack, MBA, ’78, ’832023
SecretaryPam Conrad, ’802023

Board of Governors

Immediate Past PresidentBrandon Edwards, ’12
At-Large (In-State)Shamina Merchant, ’192022
At-Large (In-State)VACANT2022
At-Large (In-State)VACANT2025
At-Large (In-State)VACANT2025
At-Large (In-State)VACANT2025
At-Large (Out-of-State)VACANT2025
At-Large (Out-of-State)Kathy Cox, PhD, ’792022
At-Large (Out-of-State)James Fisher, ’792022

Ex-Officio Board Governors

PositionNameTerm Expires
OSUAA President/CEO or designeeJulie Haley
Vice President for Governmental Affairs at The Ohio State University or designeeStacy Rastauskas
USG Student Representative LiaisonVACANT2022
USG Student Representative LiaisonVACANT2022
USG Immediate Past PresidentRoaya Higazi, ’21
USG Faculty/Staff Advisor or designeeMatt Couch, PhD, ’16

Committee Chairs

Jeff Heyman Scholarship – Cathy Cox
Programming – DaVonti’ Haynes
Membership – Jared Brown

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