Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is a powerful and talented body dedicated to the service and stewardship of Sierra Nevada College.  For a college of its size, the SNC Board is unparalleled in its depth of experience, philanthropy, and worldly success.

Officers and Committees

Chairman of the Board

  • Dr. Atam Lalchandani

Chairman Emeritus

  • Dr. Wayne Prim

Vice-Chairs of the Board

  • Janet Lowe
  • Roland W. Schumann III

Executive Committee

  • Dave Collins
  • Robin Holman
  • Roger Kahn
  • Warren Kocmond
  • Dr. Atam Lalchandani, Chair
  • Janet Lowe
  • Scott Minick
  • Dr. Wayne Prim
  • Roland W. Schumann III
  • Jim Steinmann

Academic Affairs Committee Chair

  • Warren Kocmond

Audit Committee Chair

  • Dr. Nazir Ansari

Community Outreach Committee Chair

  • Roger Kahn

Development Committee Chair

  • Robin Holman

Enrollment Management and Marketing Committee Chair

  • Janet Lowe

Facilities & Grounds Committee Chair

  • Jim Steinmann

Finance Committee Chair

  • Scott Minick

Long Range Strategic Planning Committee Chair

  • Dave Collins

Meet the Board of Trustees

Dr. Atam Lalchandani Chairman of the Board of Trustees; Chair, Executive Committee

Dr. Wayne Prim Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Trustees

Janet Lowe Vice-Chairman of the Board of Trustees; Interim Chair, Enrollment Management and Marketing Committee

Roland W. Schumann IIIVice-Chairman of the Board of Trustees

Dr. Nazir Ansari Trustee; Chair, Audit Committee

Li Han Chan Trustee

Dave Collins Trustee; Chair, Long Range Strategic Planning Committee

Chuck Dowd Trustee Emeritus and Advisory

Patty Engels Trustee

Vanessa Franking Trustee

Bob Hall Trustee

Emmett H. Hall Jr.Trustee

Sandy Hardie Trustee

Walter M Higgins III Advisory Trustee

Robin Holman Trustee; Chair, Development Committee

Jennifer Aleman Hutter Trustee

Bruce James Advisory Trustee

Roger Kahn Trustee; Chair, Community Outreach Committee

Brian Kennedy Trustee

Senator Ben Kieckhefer Trustee

Dr. Barry Klein Trustee

Warren Kocmond Trustee; Chair, Academics Affairs Committee

Julia Mailander Trustee

Scott Minick Trustee; Chair, Finance Committee

Richard Offerdahl Advisory Trustee

Bob Preger Trustee

Gene Pretti Advisory Trustee

Dr. Ben Solomon Trustee

Jim Steinmann Trustee; Chair, Facilities and Grounds, Chair, Building Committee

Elbridge Stuart IIIAdvisory Trustee

Roger Wittenberg Advisory Trustee