Board of Directors

The 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. BoldenAdminBldg
  • 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.