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Office of the Board of Trustees

Contact: phone 202.274.5700

Beverly Franklin, Executive Secretary
phone 202.274.6258  |   email

Upcoming Meetings
All meetings are held in Building 39, 3rd Floor Board Room

Budget and Finance Committee: Tue, Apr. 15, 2014 @ 6pm - CANCELLED
Student Affairs Committee: Thur, Apr. 17, 2014 @ 6pm | Agenda
Facilities Committee: Tue. Apr. 22, 2014 @ 6pm

UDC's Board of Trustees

George Vradenburg

Board of Trustees

George Vradenburg

George Vradenburg, President, Vradenburg Foundation Mr. Vradenburg was Strategic Advisor, AOL Time Warner, having served in senior executive positions at AOL, AOL Time Warner and Time Warner. In those positions, Mr. Vradenburg set the Company's strategy to create a policy framework designed to foster the Internet's global economic, social and civic value. Before joining America Online, Mr. Vradenburg served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of CBS Inc. and Executive Vice President of Fox, Inc. He then launched the Entertainment & Media Practice Group of the law firm of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Vradenburg currently serves as Vice Chairman of the Chesapeake Crescent Initiative (a public/private collaboration involving Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia and the Federal Government focused on life science, energy and security). He serves on the board of The Phillips Collection, the University of the District of Columbia Foundation, iKeepSafe (Internet Keep Safe Coalition), and the Regional Association of Washington Grantmakers. Mr. Vradenburg is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Economic Club of Washington. Mr. Vradenburg previously chaired the DC Education Compact (dedicated to fostering student success for DC public school students), The Potomac Conference (a regional leadership organization of the business, civic and public sectors) and the Alliance for Regional Stewardship (a national nonprofit committed to more effective regional decision-making). Previous board positions have included The Greater Washington Board of Trade, The Washington Scholarship Fund, DC Children First (supporting Opportunity Scholarships to private schools for low-income kids in DC), Vice Chair of the INOVA Health System Foundation, Human Rights First and the Survivors' Fund (serving families of 9/11 victims at the Pentagon). He is also a member of the Private Sector Senior Advisory Committee of the Department of Homeland Security's Homeland Security Advisory Council; and he has founded business and nonprofit Task Forces on Emergency Preparedness for the Greater Washington Region. With his wife, Trish, Mr. Vradenburg founded and co-chairs the National Alzheimer's Gala and USAgainst Alzheimer's (a national campaign and advocacy network to stop Alzheimer's by 2020), and publishes Tikkun Magazine (a Jewish and Interfaith Critique of Politics, Culture & Society).

In recognition of his community service, Mr. Vradenburg has received the Outstanding Community Leadership Award, the Golden Links Award from the Greater Washington Board of Trade and the Bridge Builders Award from the Partners for Livable Communities.

Mr. Vradenburg received his B.A. from Oberlin College, magna cum laude, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and his J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School

Past Meetings

Budget and Finance Committee: Tue, Apr 15, 2014 @ 6pm - CANCELLED

Academic Affairs Committee: Thur, Apr 10 @ 5pm | Agenda | Audio

Audit, Administration and Governance Committee: Mon, Apr 7, 2014 @ 5pm | Agenda | DCMR Chapter 1 Summary of Proposed Changes Memo 4-3-14 | DCMR Chapter 1 proposed redline 4-3-14 | Cover Letter | Compensation Plan 2014 | Audit Results Presentation | Audio

Committee of the Whole: Tue, Apr 8, 2014 @ 6pm - CANCELLED

Facilities Committee: Tue., April 1, 2014 @ 6pm - CANCELLED

Rescheduled Regular Board Meeting: Thur, Mar 27, 2014 @ 5pm | FY15 Budget Development BOT 20140325 enhancement included V1 | President's Report March 2014 | Resolution Reprogramming of Funds | FIS - $4 3M Budget Reprogramming Request (Tuition Shortfall) | FIS - FY14 Academic Affairsa Flagship Reprogramming Request - $1 6M | FIS - FY14 Indirect Cost Reprogramming Request - $396598 | Resolution.FY2015 Budget Request | Audio | Transcript

Facilities Committee: Mon, Mar 24, 2014 @ 6pm | Agenda | Resolution LSIC Lease

Budget and Finance Committee: Wed, Mar 19, 2014 @ 6pm | Agenda | Documents: Fund Balance Letter | FIS - Use of Fund Balance | FIS - FY14 Academic Affairs Flagship Reprogramming Request | FIS - FY14 Indirect Cost Reprogramming Request | FIS - Budget Reprogramming Request | Resolution FY 2015 Budget Request | Resolution Fund Balance | FY15 Budget Development | Resolution Reprogramming of Funds | Audio | Minutes

Academic Affairs Committee: Thur. Mar 13, 2014 @ 5pm | Agenda - CANCELLED

Rescheduled Student Affairs Committee Meeting: Wed, Mar 12, 2014 @ 6pm | Agenda | Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Student Affairs Committee Meeting: Date Rescheduled from February 27 to March 3, 2014 @ 6pm - Agenda | February Student Affairs Monthly Committee Report | CAP-DC Spring 2014 Workshop Schedule

Facilities Committee Meeting: Tue, March 4, 2014 - CANCELLED

Budget and Finance Committee Meeting: March 3, 2014 - CANCELLED

Audit, Administration & Governance Committee Meeting: Wed, Feb 26, 2014 @ 6pm - CANCELLED

Special Meeting: Tues, Feb. 18, 2014 @ 5pm | Agenda | Vision 2020 Strategic Plan Meeting Materials | FIS - MA Adult Education | Resolution MA Adult Education Program | Resolution Termination of Academic Programs | Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Facilities Committee Meeting: Tue, Feb 4, 2014 @ 6pm - CANCELLED

Joint Committee Meeting: Thur, Jan 30, 2014 @ 6pm | Agenda | Review of UDC's "Provisional Approval" for Participation in the Federal Student Aid Programs | Audio

Regular Meeting of the Board of Trustees: Tue, Jan. 28, 2014 @ 5pm | Agenda | Resolution - MA Adult Ed. Prog. | FIS - MA Audit Ed. Prog. | Resolution - Termination of Acad. Prog. | Resolution - Approval of the University Mission, Vision and Core Values | Resolution - Approval of the Vision 2020 Strategic Plan | Vision 2020 Strategic Plan final for BOT Approval | Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Student Affairs Committee
Thur, Jan. 16, 2014 @ 6pm
Agenda | January 2014 Committee Report | UDC/DSI Records Management Review and Recommendations Study Summary
| Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Budget and Finance Committee
Wed, Jan. 15, 2014 @ 6pm
Agenda | Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Audit, Administration and Governance Committee
Tue, Jan 14, 2014 @ 5pm
| Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Academic Affairs Committee
Tue, Jan. 7, 2014 @ 4pm
Agenda | Audio | Minutes | Transcript

Facilities Committee
Tue, Jan 7, 2014 @ 6pm
Agenda | Audio | Minutes | Transcript