HPU Chairman of the Board Serves on Association of Governing Boards Conference Panel

Richard Hunter and AGB Conference panelists

Chairman of the HPU Board of Trustees Richard Hunter (pictured, middle) was invited by the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB) to serve as a panelist during its national conference on trusteeship. Attended by 1,200 participants, the conference was held in San Francisco from April 22 to 24. Chairman Hunter was a panelist of the plenary topic, “Intercollegiate Athletics: Challenges Confronting Governing Boards.” The panelists focused their discussion on current athletics-governance quandaries and the work of university boards and institution leaders to address these challenges.  

Joining Chairman Hunter as panel members were Carol Cartwright and Rod McDavis, former university presidents who have long histories with the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the Knight Commission, and Ross Mugler, a board member of Old Dominion University. The AGB President Rick Legon moderated the discussion.