Committees 

2018-2019 Committee Assignments

Executive

The Executive Committee consists of at least seven (7) members, including the Chairman of the Board, the Chairman-Elect and the Immediate Past Chairman, and such other members as the Chairman may appoint. The Executive Committee shall consider such matters referred to it by the Board of Supervisors and shall execute such orders and resolutions as assigned to it at any meeting of the Board. It is the further duty of the Executive Committee to take such action as may be necessary in the event that any emergency requiring immediate action shall arise between Board meetings. All acts of the Executive Committee shall be submitted to the Board for ratification, or rejection, at its next meeting, except in matters where the Board has delegated to the Executive Committee full power to act with respect to any matter. Affirmative action by a majority of the entire membership of the Executive Committee shall be required.

  • Mr. James M. Williams, Chair
  • Ms. Mary Werner, Chair-Elect
  • Mr. Stephen Perry, Past Chair
  • Mr. Glenn Armentor
  • Mr. Jay Blossman
  • Mr. Blake Chatelain
  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones
  • Mr. Jimmie M. Woods

Academic & Research

Normally, to this committee shall be referred all matters concerning the long-term academic goals of each campus, implementation strategies, analyses of campus enterprise-wide resources and mission objectives, student achievement issues, the review and approval of academic programs, centers, and institutes to advance the mission of the institution, faculty recruitment and development issues, issues of academic accountability, and the development of incentives for a competitive academic environment.

  • Mr. Ronnie Anderson, Chair
  • Mr. Stewart Lockett, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Glenn Armentor
  • Mr. Blake Chatelain
  • Mr. Lee Mallett
  • Mr. James Moore, Jr.
  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones
  • Mr. Robert "Bobby" Yarborough

Affiliated Organizations Oversight Committee

  • Mr. Rémy Voisin Starns, Chair
  • Mr. Jimmie M. Woods, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Jay Blossman
  • Mr. B. Wayne Brown
  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf
  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones
  • Mr. Lee Mallett
  • Mr. Robert "Bobby" Yarborough
  • Mr. James W. Moore, Jr.

Athletic

Normally, to this committee shall be referred matters of policy concerning intercollegiate athletics of the University System. In acting upon said matters, the Committee shall have the benefit of the advice and recommendation of the appropriate Athletic Councils.

  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones, Chair
  • Mr. Ronnie Anderson, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Glenn Armentor
  • Mr. Jay Blossman
  • Mr. B. Wayne Brown
  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf
  • Mr. Rémy Voisin Starns
  • Mr. Jimmie M. Woods

Audit

Normally, to this committee shall be referred matters relating to the LSU System Audit Plan, risk assessment, reviewing both internal and external audit reports, monitoring and auditing financial controls, and reviewing rules and regulations concerning compliance.

  • Mr. Lee Mallett, Chair
  • Ms. Mary L. Werner, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Ronnie Anderson
    Mr. Jay Blossman
  • Mr. Blake Chatelain
  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf
  • Mr. James Moore, Jr.
  • Mr. Stephen Perry
  • Mr. Rémy Voisin Starns
  • Mr. Jimmie M. Woods

External Affairs

  • Mr. Jay Blossman, Chair
  • Mr. Stephen Perry, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Ronnie Anderson
  • Mr. Glenn Armentor
  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf
  • Mr. James W. Moore, Jr.
  • Ms. Mary Werner
  • Mr. Jimmie M. Woods

Finance

Normally, to this committee shall be referred all matters related to administrative, financial and facility matters in support of issues or policies promoted or addressed by other committees. This committee shall develop strategies for revenue enhancement and diversification, expenditure efficiencies and revenue reallocation. The committee in addition, shall devise and coordinate employee benefit packages, oversee administrative operations and regulations, and coordinate facility and fixed asset management planning.

  • Mr. Blake Chatelain, Chair
  • Mr. Wayne Brown, Vice Chair
  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones
  • Mr. Stewart Lockett
  • Mr. Lee Mallett
  • Mr. James W. Moore, Jr.
  • Ms. Mary L. Werner
  • Mr. Robert "Bobby" Yarborough

Healthcare and Medical Education

Normally, to this committee shall be referred matters of policy concerning the operation and management of the LSU Health Sciences Centers, including all components of the Health Care Services Division.

  • Mr. Glenn Armentor, Chair
  • Mr. Stewart Lockett, Vice Chair
  • Mr. B. Wayne Brown
  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones
  • Mr. James W. Moore, Jr.
  • Mr. Stephen Perry
  • Mr. Rémy Voisin Starns
  • Mr. Jimmie Woods

Legal Affairs

Normally, to this committee shall be referred matters relating to coordinating, developing, and promoting unified communications and messages on significant policy matters; reviewing legislative issues and governmental initiatives; and interfacing with foundations and affiliated organizations.

  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf, Chair
  • Mr. Glenn Armentor, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Ronnie Anderson
  • Mr. Stewart Lockett
  • Mr. Stephen Perry
  • Mr. Rémy Voisin Starns
  • Ms. Mary L. Werner
  • Mr. Robert "Bobby" Yarborough

Property & Facilities

Normally, to this committee shall be referred all matters related to capital improvements, policies of management of all properties of the University System, purchase or sale of land, lease or grant of rights in property, construction of buildings and other facilities, and other matters concerning the properties of the System.

  • Mr. Jimmie M. Woods, Chair
  • Mr. B. Wayne Brown, Vice Chair
  • Mr. Blake Chatelain
  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf
  • Mr. Stewart Lockett
  • Mr. Lee Mallett
  • Mr. Rémy Voisin Starns
  • Mr. Robert "Bobby" Yarborough

Board of Regents Representative

  • Mr. Robert S. Dampf
  • Mr. R. "Bobby" Yarborough
  • Mr. Jay Blossman, Alternate
  • Ms. Valencia Sarpy Jones, Alternate