WICHE Commissioners

Alaska << state profile

    • Susan
      Anderson
    • president/CEO
    • The CIRI Foundation
    • Anchorage
    • Diane M.
      Barrans
    • executive director
    • Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education
    • Juneau
    • James
      Johnsen
    • senior vice president
    • Alaska Communications
    • Anchorage

Arizona << state profile

    • Leah
      Bornstein
    • president
    • Coconino Community College
    • Flagstaff
    • Chris
      Bustamante
    • president
    • Rio Salado College
    • Tempe
    • Eileen
      Klein
    • president
    • Arizona Board of Regents
    • Phoenix

California << state profile

    • Christopher
      Cabaldon
    • principal, Capitol Impact LLC, and mayor
    • City of West Sacramento
    • Dianne
      Harrison
    • (immediate past chair, WICHE Commission)
    • president
    • California State University
    • Northridge
    • Linda
      Thor
    • chancellor
    • Foothill-De Anza Community College District
    • Sunnyvale

Colorado << state profile

    • Joseph
      Garcia
    • Colorado Lieutenant Governor; executive director
    • Colorado Department of Higher Education
    • Denver
    • Loretta
      Martinez
    • general counsel and secretary to the board of trustees
    • Metropolitan State University of Denver
    • Denver
    • Dene Kay
      Thomas
    • president
    • Fort Lewis College
    • Durango

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands << state profile

    • Sharon
      Hart
    • president
    • Northern Marianas College
    • Saipan
    • Jude
      Hofschneider
    • lieutenant governor
    • CNMI
    • Saipan
    • Joshua
      Sasamoto
    • president
    • Pacific Development LLC and Marianas HOME
    • Saipan

Hawai'i << state profile

    • Francisco
      Hernandez
    • vice chancellor for students
    • University of Hawai’i at Manoa
    • Honolulu
    • Carol
      Mon Lee
    • attorney, retired associate dean, University of Hawai’i Richardson School of Law, and former member
    • Hawai'i State Board of Education
    • Honolulu
    • Steven
      Wheelwright
    • president
    • Brigham Young University Hawaii
    • Laie

Idaho << state profile

    • Tony
      Fernandez
    • president
    • Lewis-Clark State College
    • Lewiston
    • Wendy
      Horman
    • state representative
    • Idaho Falls
    • Michael
      Rush
    • (chair, WICHE Commission)
    • executive director
    • Idaho State Board of Education
    • Boise

Montana << state profile

    • Dick
      Anderson
    • chief executive officer
    • Dick Anderson Construction
    • Helena
    • Clayton
      Christian
    • commissioner of higher education
    • Montana University System
    • Helena
    • Franke
      Wilmer
    • representative
    • Montana House of Representatives
    • Bozeman

Nevada << state profile

    • Vance
      Farrow
    • industry specialist, healthcare, Governor’s Office of Economic Development
    • Las Vegas
    • Vic
      Redding
    • vice chancellor for finance & administration
    • Nevada System of Higher Education
    • Reno

New Mexico << state profile

    • José
      Garcia
    • cabinet secretary of higher education
    • New Mexico Higher Education Department
    • Santa Fe
    • Mark
      Moores
    • state senator
    • Albuquerque
    • Patricia Anaya
      Sullivan
    • assistant dean
    • College of Engineering, New Mexico State University
    • Las Cruces

North Dakota << state profile

    • Ray
      Holmberg
    • state senator
    • Grand Forks
    • Kari
      Reichert
    • member
    • State Board of Higher Education
    • Bismarck
    • Larry
      Skogen
    • interim chancellor
    • North Dakota University System
    • Bismarck

Oregon << state profile

    • Ryan
      Deckert
    • president
    • Oregon Business Association
    • Portland
    • Camille
      Preus
    • president
    • Blue Mountain Community College
    • Pendleton
    • Hilda
      Rosselli
    • college and career readiness director
    • Oregon Education Investment Board
    • Salem

South Dakota << state profile

    • Robert
      Burns
    • dean emeritus of Honors College and distinguished professor emeritus of political science
    • South Dakota State University
    • Brookings
    • James O.
      Hansen
    • former regent
    • South Dakota Board of Regents
    • Pierre
    • Jack
      Warner
    • executive director
    • South Dakota Board of Regents
    • Pierre

Utah << state profile

    • David
      Buhler
    • commissioner of higher education
    • Utah System of Higher Education
    • Salt Lake City
    • Dan
      Campbell
    • vice chair
    • Utah Board of Regents
    • Provo
    • Peter C.
      Knudson
    • state senator
    • Brigham City

Washington << state profile

    • Don
      Bennett
    • deputy director
    • Washington Student Achievement Council
    • Olympia
    • Jeanne
      Kohl-Welles
    • (vice chair, WICHE Commission)
    • state senator
    • Seattle
    • Larry
      Seaquist
    • state representative
    • Gig Harbor

Wyoming << state profile

    • Francis
      Galey
    • dean, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
    • University of Wyoming
    • Laramie
    • Sam
      Krone
    • state representative
    • Cody
    • Karla
      Leach
    • president
    • Western Wyoming Community College
    • Rock Springs