National Advisory Council

President Wight offers invitations to WSU alumni and friends to serve on the National Advisory Council. The group provides:

  • guidance on strategic issues
  • an independent sounding board
  • feedback from the community
  • expertise, as needed, on projects or programs
  • assistance in identifying opportunities for the university in key communities
  • advocacy for the university in the communities where members live and work

Current National Advisory Council Members
DeWayne Ashmead
Dr. Stewart E. Barlow
Holly Bauman
C. Scott Baxter
Karla K. Bergeson
Raymond Bingham
Jane Brewer
Ardell Brown
Terry Buckner
Lonnie Bullard
David L. Carter
Barney Chapman
William H. Child
Bonnie J. Clark
Gary Close
Carl B. Cook
Alan Dayton
Robert P. Dotson
Rick Fairbanks
Paul Favero
Douglas P. Felt, M.D.
Jeffrey C. Flamm
Kevin S. Garn
Melvin Green
Leslie Grow
Alan Hall
Mary Hall
David T. Halversen
Henry S. Hemingway
Joel C. Horne
Preston Jackson
Judith B. Jones
Omar Kader
Jewel Lee Kenley
Norma Kier
Edward G. Kleyn
Joné Law Koford
Tom Kunz
William Scott Lamb
Sheryl Laukat
John E. Lindquist
Nancy Lowe
Scott Marquardt
Jerry Moyes
Cal Murri
Carolyn R. Nebeker
Carol Nelson
Max E. Neves
Orluff Opheikens
Don Owens
Scott Parson
Steven M. Petersen
Keith Read
William Reagan
John Rhees
Curt Roberts
Don Salazar
Harris H. Simmons
Jerry Stevenson
Alan Stock
Spencer Stokes
Richard Stromberg
Dave Thomas
Craig Trewet
Phillip Tuckett
Judge Raymond Uno
David Utrilla
Gov. Olene S. Walker
Clair S. Weenig
Francis R. Wheeler
Brad Wilson

Emeritus Members

Nancy Behnken
Dr. Lynn H. Blake

Lawrence Corry

Gregory Costley
Vicki Cummings – Sorenson

Kem Gardner
John B. Goddard
Robert T. Heiner
Dee Ward Hock

Jodee Hoellein-Ferree
Betty Lamoreaux
Kevin M. Kempin
Jeffrey Lund
Kathy Mower

Mario Pellegrini
Jerry H. Petersen
Dr. Kenneth A. Randall
Richard Richards
Jamie Lampros Shenefelt
Bobbi Moench Snow

Mark W. Stromberg
Barbara Lindquist Tanner
Byron Wade
Dick A. Walker
Howard Wall