Foundation Board

The Foundation’s Board of Directors is comprised of a dedicated group of alumni and friends of the University who volunteer their time and expertise to spearhead fundraising efforts and manage the Foundation’s assets. View Meeting Schedule

Board Members

Danita Nias

Danita Nias

CEO

Patricia McKay

Patricia A. McKay '78

Chair

Stewart I. Martin

Stewart I. Martin '89

1st Vice Chair

Edward Sabin

Edward Sabin

Secretary

Dr. Richard Yules

Dr. Richard Yules

Treasurer

Bruce Allen

Bruce Allen '71

Immediate Past Chair

Zachary Berg

Zachary Berg '97, '00

Cheryl Budd

Cheryl Budd

Dr. Phyllis M. Gladstein

Dr. Phyllis M. Gladstein

Brett Greenberg

Brett Greenberg

Dale Gregory

Dale Gregory

Michael Kaufman

Michael Kaufman

Melissa Miller '94 '96 '04

Melissa Miller '94 '96 '04

Michael L. Miller

Michael L. Miller

Raymond Monteleone

Raymond Monteleone '92

William Morris

William Morris

Brian Poulin

Brian Poulin

Maurice Plough Jr.

Maurice Plough Jr.

Dr. Marta Rendon

Dr. Marta Rendon

Robert Robes

Robert Robes '93

Sally Rowley-Williams

Sally Rowley-Williams

Steve Schmidt

Steve Schmidt

Susan Skemp '81

Susan "Sue" Skemp '81

Jay Weinberg

Jay Weinberg

Dr. Lorna Sohn Williams

Dr. Lorna Sohn Williams

Limited Purpose Board Members

Keith Arnold

Keith Arnold

Howard R. Cooper

Howard R. Cooper

Michael J. Crowley

Michael J. Crowley ’79, ’80

Richard F. Etner, Jr., SIOR

Richard F. Etner, Jr., SIOR

Ira Gelb, M.D.

Ira Gelb, M.D.

Steve Oyer

Steve Oyer

Jay Shein

Jay Shein

John Zells

John Zells

Ex-officio Members

  • Kevin Wagner (FAU Faculty Senate President)
  • Dr. Michael Dennis (FAU Board of Trustees)
  • TBA (FAU Student Government President)
  • Terry Fedele (Caring Hearts Auxilliary Representative)
  • Kathryn Rendo (Lifelong Learning Jupiter)
  • Seth Emmer (Lifelong Learning Boca)
  • Pablo Paez (FAU Alumni Association)
  • John Kelly (FAU President)
  • Danita Nias (CEO FAU Foundation)

Director Emeritus

  • Kathleen Assaf
  • Ronald Assaf
  • Jacquline Becker *
  • Ira Gelb
  • Marjorie Pearlson
  • Lois Pope
  • Phil Smith '69 *
  • Brian Utley
  • Elizabeth Zinman *

* deceased