Governance

Board of Directors

MGIC is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of senior University leadership that manage MGIC’s business and affairs. The UMB President must provide prior written approval for any individuals to be elected as Directors.

Roger J. Ward, EdD, JD, MSL, MPA
Provost, Executive Vice President, and Dean of the Graduate School
Chair

James L. Hughes, MBA
Senior Vice President and Chief Enterprise and Economic Development Officer
Interim Chief Philanthropy Officer and Interim President, UMB Foundation, Inc.

Louisa Peartree, MBA
Senior Associate Dean and Chief Operating Officer, School of Medicine

Dawn M. Rhodes, DBA, MBA
Senior Vice President and Chief Business and Finance Officer

Executive and other officers of the Corporation

MGIC's day-to-day activities are overseen by the President, Vice President(s), Secretary, and Treasurer, who serve as the officers responsible for supervising the business and affairs of the Corporation.

Louisa Peartree, MBA
Senior Associate Dean and Chief Operating Officer, School of Medicine
President

Anna Schowengerdt
Assistant Vice President for International Operations
Vice President, Policy & Administration

Arthur “Skip” Rose, JD
University Counsel
Acting Secretary

Cynthia Lyons
Assistant Vice President and University Controller
Treasurer