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

Anna Williams

Anna M. Williams

Trustee Williams earned a B.A. from IU Bloomington in May 2010 with majors in international studies and psychology, academic concentrations in Western Europe and in nations, states and boundaries, and minors in political science and Spanish. She is currently a dual master’s degree student at Indiana University Bloomington, on track to graduate in May 2017 with a Master of Public Affairs from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs and a Master of European Affairs from the Institute for Europeans Studies. As a graduate student, she has served as an associate instructor in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese and has been a representative to the assembly of the Graduate and Professional Student Government and an English language tutor for international students. She has worked on international trade with the Trans-Atlantic Business Council, as an analyst for Google Inc., a policy intern for the European Union Center, a translator and English instructor in Madrid, Spain, and a litigation assistant with the Brinks Gilson & Lione law firm in Chicago. She studied abroad in Spain and Italy as an IU undergraduate.

Former Student Trustees

  • 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