About the Current Student Trustee

For more than 30 years, a student trustee has served on the IU Board of Trustees. The first student trustee, Leslie C. Shively, was sworn in on Jan. 1, 1976.

The Current Student Trustee

Zachary D. Arnold

Zachary D. Arnold

Trustee Arnold earned his B.S. from IU Bloomington in May 2016 with majors in biology and neuroscience. He is currently a medical student studying on the Muncie regional campus of the IU School of Medicine.

He currently serves on the IUSM Medical Student Council and is a liaison between students and campus faculty and staff. During his undergraduate career, he was Vice President of the IU Student Foundation Steering Committee, was the Vice President of Communications and Social Chairman of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, volunteered as a child mentor at Templeton Elementary School in Bloomington, and became a certified autism mentor in the Hutton Honors College Autism Mentoring Program.

Trustee Arnold was a clinical research assistant in the IU Department of Psychiatry, held the position of laboratory technician analyst, was a teaching assistant at IU Bloomington in biology.

Former Student Trustees

  • Anna M. Williams
    2015-2017
    MPA/MS student
    IUB
  • Janice L. Farlow
    2013-2015
    MD/PhD student
    IUPUI
  • Cora J. Griffin
    2011-2013
    MPA / JD student
    IUPUI
  • Abbey R. Stemler
    2009–2011
    MBA / JD student
    IUB
  • Arthur D. King
    2007–2009
    Undergraduate
    Kelley School of Business, IUB
  • Casey Cox
    2005–2007
    School of Law
    IUB
  • Erin Haag Breese
    2003–2005
    M.D. / Ph.D. Student
    IUPUI
  • Sacha I. Wilsey Urban
    2001–2003
    Graduate Student
    SPEA, IUB
  • Dean A. Hertzler II
    1999–2001
    Undergraduate
    School of Science, IUPUI
  • Rose E. Gallagher
    1997–1999
    School of Law
    IUB
  • Frank D. Otte
    1995–1997
    School of Law
    IUB
  • J Thomas Forbes
    1993–1995
    Graduate Student
    Public Administration and Philantrophic Studies
  • Eric A. Todd
    1991–1993
    School of Law
    IUB
  • Susanne P. Bair
    1989–1991
    Doctoral Candidate
    HPER
  • Joseph R. Motherwell
    1987–1989
    School of Law
    IUPUI
  • Thomas R. Haley
    1985–1987
    School of Law
    IUPUI
  • John R. Talley
    1983–1985
    School of Law
    IUPUI
  • James W. Gray
    1981–1983
    School of Law
  • William H. Mohr
    1979–1981
    School of Medicine
  • James W. Wolfe
    1977–1979
    Graduate Student
    School of Business
  • Leslie C. Shively
    Jan. 1, 1976–June 30, 1977
    Senior in accounting at time of appointment