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Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees of Lewis & Clark College oversees the creation of the educational, financial, and operating policies of the College and develops the financial and community support necessary to carry out those policies.

Trustees at Lewis & Clark come from many disciplines and areas throughout the United States and the world.  They share a common commitment to the College and its place in the global higher education community.



Chair, Scott Dubchansky
Vice Chair: Beth Miller BS ’73


Ahmed Al Badi BA ’81, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Chairman, Belbadi Enterprises.
Mark Dorman BS ’83, Denver, CO. Managing Director, Endeavour Capital.
Stephen Dover BA ’83,
San Mateo, CA. Chief Investment Officer, Templeton Emerging Market Group, Franklin Local Asset Management and Templeton Private Equity Partners.
Scott Dubchansky,
Los Angeles, CA. Partner, Rimrock Capital Management, LLC.
Gerald Fischer
BS ’68, Bethesda, MD. President & CEO, Longhorn Vaccines  Diagnostics.
Stephanie Fowler MA ’97,
Portland, OR. Civic Affairs.
Jennifer Fronk BA ’81, Greenwood Village, CO. Civic Affairs.
Paula Hayes, BS ’92, Beaverton, OR. President & CEO, Hue Noir, LLC.
Heidi Hu, BS ’85, Los Angeles, CA. Civic Affairs.
Jon Jaqua BS ’70, Eugene, OR. Owner and Manager of McKenzie Oaks Ranch and Owner and Partner, Metal Products Company.
Christopher Jay BS ’72, Anchorage, AK. Senior Vice President-Wealth Management, Senior Financial Advisor, Financial Services Industry
Fred Jubitz, Portland, OR. President and Chairman, Jubitz Corporation.
Jouni Korhonen BA ’82,
Tiburon, CA. Heads Enterprise Risk Management, Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco.
Romayne Levee, Manhattan Beach, CA. President, Doing Good Marketing.
Patrick Mahaffy BA ’85, Boulder, CO. President and CEO of Clovis Oncology, Inc.
Libby McCaslin
 JD ’87, Portland, OR. Vice President, Millennium Ventures, LLC.
Amy Miller
 BA ’80, Tenafly, NJ. Global Head of Loan Syndications, Scotia Capital.
Beth Miller BS ’73,
Ocean Grove, NJ. Civic Affairs.
Patrick Nielson BA ’71,
Calabasas, CA. Business Advisor and Consultant, The Law Office of Patrick A. Nielson, PC.
Jin Park,
Portland, Oregon. Founding Owner, The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club.
Tom Rasmussen BS ’79,
New York, NY. Managing Director of Municipal Securities Division, Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
John Rogers,
Hughson, CA. President, Mary Stuart Rogers Foundation and United Samaritans Foundation.
William Schaff,
Alameda, CA. CEO, Phocas Financial Corp.
James Spencer BA ’85, Portland, OR. Owner, Vin De Garde Wines, Ltd.
Kent Swanson, Phoenix, MD. Consultant to Home Care and Long Term Care Industry.
Mark Tratos JD ’79,
Las Vegas, NV. Managing Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig.
Jay Waldron,
Portland, OR. Attorney at Law, Schwabe, Williamson and Wyatt.

Ex Officio Members

David Ellis, Portland, OR. Interim President, Lewis & Clark.
Dan Eller JD ’04, Portland, OR. President of Law Alumni Board of Directors.
Michael Holtzclaw BA ’87, Pleasanton, CA, President College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Board

Life Trustees

Board of Trustees

Contact Us

  • David Ellis
    Interim President
    Phone 503-768-7680

    Tina Blackwell
    Executive Assistant/Board Relations and Assistant Secretary
    Phone 503-768-7680

    Leslie Thomas
    Paralegal/Executive Assistant to Vice President, Secretary & General Counsel
    Phone 503-768-7689

    Office fax 503-768-7688