Vassar College Board of Trustees

The list of members of the board of trustees is also available in the printed college catalogue, and from the Office of the President.

Board of Trustees 2016-17

  • William A. Plapinger ’74, P’10, Chair, A.B., J.D.; Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Jonathan L. Chenette, Interim President of Vassar College, B.A., M.M., Ph.D.; Poughkeepsie, New York
  • Karen Herskovitz Ackman ’88, A.B.,M.L.A.; New York, New York
  • Jamshed J. Bharucha ’78, A.B., M.A., Ph.D.; New York, New York
  • Jason Blum ’91, A.B.; Los Angeles, CA
  • Beth Burnam ’77, P’10, A.B., M.B.A.; Topanga, California
  • Mark Burstein ’84, A.B., M.B.A.; Appleton, Wisconsin
  • Darys Estrella ’92, A.B., M.B.A.; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Linda Fairstein ’69, A.B., J.D.; New York, New York
  • Richard Feitler ’85, A.B., M.B.A.; Chicago, Illinois
  • Anthony J. Friscia ’78, P’15, A.B.; New York, New York
  • Jeffrey A. Goldstein ’77, P’12, A.B., M.A., Ph.D., M.Phil.; New York, New York
  • Lorna Bade Goodman ’63, P’88, A.B., J.D.; New York, New York
  • Heather Sturt Haaga ’72, A.B.; La Canada, California
  • Maryellen Cattani Herringer ’65, A.B., J.D.; Piedmont, California
  • Huang Hung ’84, A.B.; Beijing, China
  • Philip N. Jefferson ’83, A.B., M.A., Ph.D.; Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
  • Henry P. Johnson ’88, A.B., M.B.A.; Short Hills, New Jersey
  • Lisa Kudrow ’85, A.B.; Los Angeles, California
  • Geraldine Bond Laybourne ’69, P’93, A.B., M.S.; Rhinecliff, New York
  • Susan Zadek Mandel ’78, A.B., M.B.A.; Greenwich, Connecticut
  • Kenneth W. Miles ’07, A.B.; New York, New York
  • Tanya M. Odom ’92 (AAVC Trustee) A.B., M.Ed.; New York, New York
  • Carol S. Ostrow ’77, P ’09, P ’15, A.B. M.F.A.; New York, New York
  • Tamar Smith Pichette ’86, A.B. J.D.; Palo Alto, CA
  • Kathy Zillweger Putnam ’75 A.B.; Manchester, MA
  • The Honorable Richard W. Roberts ’74, A.B., M.I.A., J.D.; Washington, DC
  • Eve E. Slater ’67, A.B., M.D.; Short Hills, New Jersey
  • Karen Strain Smythe ’82, A.B.; Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Milbrey (Missie) Rennie Taylor ’68, A.B.; New York, New York
  • Debra Fagel Treyz ’74, A.B., J.D.; Chappaqua, New York
  • Jill Troy Werner ’71, A.B., M.B.A.; Pacific Palisades, California
  • Christianna A. Wood ’81, A.B., M.B.A.; Golden, Colorado

Observers:

  • Sumita Choudhury, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.; Faculty Observer
  • Calvin Lamothe ’17, VSA President