The Board of Trustees is responsible for providing governance and oversight of Furman University and for identifying, deliberating and acting upon matters of strategic importance to the university’s well-being and successful achievement of its mission and goals.
View a current list of board members and read their biographies.
Trustees emeriti are former board members who have made extraordinary contributions to Furman.
Richard W. Riley
Former U.S. Secretary of Education and former SC governor
Meet the staff assistants who serve as a liaison between board members and our community.
Chief of Staff, Liaison to the Board of Trustees
Executive Assistant to the President/Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees