Grinnell College’s trustees assure the “great and lasting good” of the College through institutional stewardship, financial investment, and prudent management. The board consists of not less than 16 and not more than 32 regular members; at least one-fourth of them are alumni. All trustees are elected by the board, which meets formally in winter, spring, and fall. Special board meetings may be called at any time.


A summary of the Board of Trustees meeting that took place on February 19-21 in Scottsdale, Arizona is now available.

The Board of Trustees met October 9-11 in Grinnell. A summary of the meeting is now available.