Board of DirectorsThe charter now provides for thirteen directors, five being University officers of board members. The remainder may be outsiders. Present board members are:
- Dr. Ray L. Watts, President of UAB
- Vacant, Vice President for Financial Affairs and Administration of UAB
- Dr. Linda C. Lucas, UAB Provost
- Dr. Will Ferniany, CEO UAB Health System
- Ms. Vanessa Leonard, Member, Board of Trustees of The University of Alabama
- Mr. Charles D. Perry, Jr.
- Mr. Herman D. Bolden
- Mr. Charles A. Collat, Sr.
- Mr. T. Michael Goodrich
- Mr. C. Ray Hayes
- Ms. Marsha Hire
- Ms. Rebecca Reardon
- Ms. Odessa Woolfolk
The Charter and bylaws dictate that the persons filling the first five offices above be Foundation directors.