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.
The Investment Committee shall be responsible for maintaining a policy of prudent investment in stocks, bonds, real assets, non-marketable securities such as private placements and limited partnerships, and other similar financial instruments, interests and/or securities, subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees.
Members: David Braman (Vice-Chair), Nord Brue, Sylvia Kwan, Fred Little, John Price, Karen Shaff (Chair).
Dr. Raynard S. Kington was appointed president of Grinnell College in August 2010.