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Board of Trustees

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.

Meeting Dates

Future meeting dates for the Grinnell College
Board of Trustees—


Fall—October 9-11, 2014
Winter—February 19-21, 2015
Spring—April 30-May 2, 2015
Retreat—June 11-13, 2015


Fall—October 8-10, 2015
Winter—February 25-27, 2016
Spring—April 28-30, 2016
Retreat—June 9-11, 2016


Fall—October 6-8, 2016
Winter—February 23-25, 2017
Spring—April 27-29, 2017
Retreat—June 8-10, 2017

Trustees approve faculty promotions

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012 11:30 am


This spring, the Grinnell College Board of Trustees announced the promotion of faculty members to new ranks for the 2010-11 academic year:

• Promoted to full professor: Vicki Bentley-Condit (anthropology); Katya Gibel Mevorach (anthropology); Kathleen Skerrett (religious studies); and Susan Strauber (art).