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Board of Directors

Year 2023-2024


  • Tomás D. Morales, Chief Executive Officer
  • Sam Sudhakar, Chair
  • Valerie Zellmer, Vice Chair
  • Taewon Yang, Interim Treasurer
  • Juan Herrera, Interim Secretary

Board Members

  • Tomás D. Morales, Director (University President); Board Chief Executive Officer
  • Sam Sudhakar, Director (Vice President); Board Chair
  • Valerie Zellmer, Director (Community); Board Vice Chair
  • Angelica Agudo, Director (Student)
  • Dorothy Chen-Maynard, Director (Faculty)
  • Cynthia Crawford, Director (Sponsored Programs)
  • Jeremy Dodsworth, Director (Faculty)
  • Carson Fajardo, Director (Student)
  • Juan Herrera, Director (Community)
  • Rafik Mohamed, Director (Vice President)
  • Robert Nava, Director (Vice President)
  • Paz Olivérez, Director (Vice President)
  • Robin Phillips, Director (Vice President)
  • Destiny Shavers, Director (Student)
  • Jennifer Sorenson, Director (Staff)
  • William Stevenson, Director (Community) 
  • Taewon Yang, Director (Faculty)


View the expectations for each UEC BOD member. 

View the responsibilities for each UEC BOD member.