Amherst College Corporation and Board of Trustees

Chair of the Board

Chantal E. Kordula ’94
Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
New York, New York

President of the College

Michael A. Elliott ’92

Board of Trustees, 2024-2025

Mindy C. Berman ’92
Senior Managing Director & Founding Partner, Investor Group Services, Inc.
Boston, Massachusetts

Mary Elizabeth (Beth) Cisneros ’89 
Holland & Knight LLP
Washington, D.C.

Bonnie Barsamian Dunn ’86
New York, New York

Naana A. Frimpong ’00
Partner, DLA Piper LLP
Atlanta, Georgia

Douglas C. Grissom ’89
Senior Advisor, Madison Dearborn Partners LLC
Chicago, Illinois

Jason K. Grosfeld ’95
Chairman and CEO, Irongate
Los Angeles, California

Rejji P. Hayes ’97
Executive Vice President and CFO, CMS Energy Company
Jackson, Michigan

Matthew N. Hulsizer ’91
Co-Founder and CEO, Peak6 Investments
Chicago, Illinois

Phillip A. Jackson ’85 
Rector, Trinity Wall Street
New York, New York

Chantal E. Kordula ’94
Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
New York, New York

Simon C. Krinsky ’96
Managing Partner, Hall Capital Partners
New York, New York

Ji-Yeun Lee ’88 
New York, New York

David W. MacLennan ’81 
Former Chairman and CEO, Cargill, Inc.
Wayzata, Minnesota

David A. Novak ’91
Co-President, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, LLC
London, England

William A. O’Malley ’84
CEO and Co-Chief Investment Officer, Income Research + Management
Boston, Massachusetts

Dwight M. Poler ’87
Chairman and CEO, ACCEL8
Boston, Massachusetts

Christine Noyer Seaver ’81
Palm Beach, Florida
 

Elizabeth C. Shelburne ’01
Writer
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Gretchen E. Sisson ’06
Research Sociologist, Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California
San Francisco, California

Paul M. Smith ’76
Professor from Practice, Georgetown Law School
Senior Vice President, Campaign Legal Center
Washington, D.C.

Shirley M. Tilghman
Professor and President Emerita, Lewis-Sigler Institute, Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey

Kimberlee Wyche-Etheridge ’87
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health, Meharry Medical College
Nashville, Tennessee

Life Trustees

Martha L. Byorum 
New York, New York

Rosanne Haggerty ’82 
New York, New York

Amos B. Hostetter, Jr. ’58* 
Boston, Massachusetts

Charles Ashby Lewis ’64 
Evanston, Illinois

Charles R. Longsworth ’51* 
Amherst, Massachusetts

Mary Patterson McPherson
Rosemont, Pennsylvania

Peter A. Nadosy
New York, New York

H. Axel Schupf ’57 
New York, New York

John I. Williams, Jr. ’75 
Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

Philip S. Winterer ’53 
Woodbridge, Connecticut

Trustee Emeriti

John E. Abele ’59
Shelburne, Vermont

Danielle S. Allen
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Margaret A. Bangser ’81
Dobbs Ferry, New York

Alan S. Bernstein ’63
Miami, Florida

Jeffrey L. Bleich '83 
Piedmont, California

Rafael Campo ’87 
Brookline, Massachusetts

Robert W. Carington ’53 
Sugarland, Texas

Katherine K. Chia ’88
New York, New York

Wei Sun Christianson ’85
Beijing, China
 

Brian J. Conway ’80
Boston, Massachusetts

William A. Davis, Jr. ’63 
Washington, DC

Michele Y. Deitch ’82
Austin, Texas

Colin S. Diver ’65
Boston, Massachusetts
 

Walter C. Donovan ’85
Boston, Massachusetts
 

Anne Melissa Dowling ’80 
Madison, Connecticut

Charles C. Eldredge ’66 
Lawrence, Kansas

Willie J. Epps, Jr. ’92
Jefferson City, Missouri

Nicholas M. Evans ’52 
Vero Beach, Florida

Patrick Fitzgerald ’82
Stevensville, Michigan

William E. Ford ’83
New York, New York
 

Howard Gardner
Cambridge, Massachusetts
 

Susannah R. Grant ’84
Santa Monica, California
 

Frederick E. Hoxie ’69 
Evanston, Illinois

Richard F. (Dick) Hubert ’60
Rye Brook, New York

David A. Kessler ’73 
Chevy Chase, Maryland

David L. Kirp ’65
San Francisco, California

Arthur W. Koenig '66
London, England

Jonathan Landman ’74
New York, New York

Kimberlyn R. Leary ’82
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Thai-Hi T. Lee ’80
Austin, Texas

Richard S. LeFrak ’67 
New York, New York

Christopher S. Lehane ’90 
San Francisco, California

John S. Middleton ’77
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Cullen Murphy ’74* 
Medfield, Massachusetts

Van Doorn Ooms ’56
Washington, DC

Stephen B. Oresman ’54
Stamford, Connecticut

Hope E. Pascucci ’91
Needham, Massachusetts

George E. Peterson ’63
Washington, DC

Joseph F. Quinn ’69
Newton, Massachusetts

Sarah Bloom Raskin '83
Takoma Park, Maryland

Paula K. Rauch ’77
Brookline, Massachusetts

Mark J. Sandler ’64
New York, New York

Julia A. Segre ’87
Bethesda, Maryland

W. Lloyd Snyder III ’66
Haverford, Pennsylvania

Joan E. Spero
New York, New York

Richard R. Spies ’67
Naples, Florida

Joseph E. Stiglitz ’64
New York, New York

Bradley A. Stirn ’72
Woodside, California

David A. Sutphen ’91
Washington, DC

Blair H. Taylor ’85
Seattle, Washington

Louis B. Thalheimer ’66
Baltimore, Maryland

James C. Tsai ’85
New York, New York
 

Scott F. Turow ’70
Chicago, Illinois

Diana Chapman Walsh
Menlo Park, California

Gail T. Wickes
Richmond, Georgia

David S. Wolff ’62
Houston, Texas

Kimba M. Wood
New York, New York

Laura J. Yerkovich ’80 
Lake Placid, New York

Jide J. Zeitlin ’85*
New York, New York

 

*Chair Emeritus