Trustees meet, elect new board members and officers

At its spring meeting May 6, the Board of Trustees at Washington University in St. Louis elected six new members and re-elected eight members and its current officers, among other action, according to Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton.

The six new board members elected to four-year terms are:

  • Donald A. Jubel EN '73, chief executive officer of Spartan Light Metal Products;

  • Susan B. McCollum, chairman and chief executive officer of Major Brands Inc.;

  • Robert O’Loughlin, chairman and chief executive officer of Lodging Hospitality Management Corp.;

  • Nicholas E. Somers, executive chairman of International Decision Systems Inc.;

  • Mary Danforth Stillman, founder and executive director of Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls; and

  • Gary E. Wendlandt EN '72, chief executive officer of New York Life Global Funding.

  • The board also re-elected its current slate of officers for the 2016-17 term. Remaining as chair is Craig D. Schnuck, chairman emeritus of Schnuck Markets Inc., and continuing as vice chairs are Stephen F. Brauer, chairman and CEO of Hunter Engineering Co., and David W. Kemper, chairman and CEO of Commerce Bancshares Inc.

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