Board

2014-2015 Board of Directors

Officers

Jim Koller – President

Ken Hutchinson–Past President
Tom Henderson – President Elect/Program Chair
Shirley Patterson – Secretary
Earl Wilson– Treasurer

Board Members

Robert Almony –Member-at-large-Staff
Rich Anderson—Member-at-large-Staff
Terry Barnes – University Liaison  — Administration Chair
Kitty Dickerson—Member-at-large-Faculty

Barb Harris –Communications Committee Chair
Patsy Higgins – Ombudsman

Ken Hutchinson – Nominating Committee Chair

Doris Littrell – Retirement, Health & Other Benefits Chair

Mary Anne McCollum– Governmental Affairs
Libby Miederhoff –Audit Committee Chair

Richard Otto – Membership Committee Chair
John Parker –Education Committee
Barbara Rothenberger –Member-at-large-Faculty
Phil Shocklee –Member-at-large-Staff
Bob Stewart – Member-at-Large, Faculty and University Retiree Benefits

Sandy Taylor –Awards Committee Chair

Ex-Officio Board Members 

Jayson Meyer – Web and Communication support
Don Nicholson– Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Phil Shocklee – Staff Council
Don Sievert – Faculty Council
Bob Stewart –University Retiree Benefits
G. B. Thompson – Historian

Ad Hoc Committee Chairs 

Libby Miederhoff – Audit
John Parker – Education and Entertainment/Breakfast Program
Gary Smith – Welcome Desk

MURA Past Presidents

1990-92 · · · C.V. Ross*
1992-94 · · · George Prechshot *
1994-96 · · · Bill Pfander
1996-98 · · · Bob Breitenbach *
1998-99 · · · Larry Morehouse *
   [served 1 yr of 2-yr term]
1999-2000 · · · Diane Brukardt
   [completed Morehouse's term]
2000-02 · · · John Bauman
2002-03 · · · G. B. Thompson
2003-04*** · · · Gary L. Smith
2004-05 · · · Charles L. Cramer *
2005-06 · · · Tom Freeman
2006-07 · · · Rod Gelatt
2007-08 · · · Jo Behymer
2008-09 · · · Kee Groshong
2009-10 · · · J. Barton Boyle *
2010-11 · · · Jack Miles
2011-12 · · · Nan B. Erickson
2012-13 . . . Rose Porter

2013-14… Ken Hutchinson

***Constitution was changed to establish one-year term for officers
* Denotes deceased

Board Meeting Minutes

2014

January 2014 Board Minutes

April 2014 Board Minutes

September 2014 Board Minutes

2013

January 2013 Board Minutes
April 2013 Board Minutes
September 2013 Board Minutes

2012

January 2012 Board Minutes
April 2012 Board Minutes
May 2012 Board Minutes
July 2012 Board Minutes
September 2012 Board Minutes

2011

January 2011 Board Minutes
April 2011 Board Minutes
July 2011 Board Minutes

2010

 January 2010 Board Minutes
March 2010 Board Minutes
April 2010 Board Minutes
July 2010 Board Minutes
September 2010 Board Minutes

2009

February 2009 Board Minutes
April 2009 Board Minutes
July 2009 Board Minutes
September 2009 Board Minutes

2008

April 2008 Board Minutes
August 2008 Board Minutes
October 2008 Board Minutes

Views of the MU Retirees Association campus

MU Retirees Association

MURA was established in 1990 to represent and protect the interests of the retired MU community and promote the welfare of MU. Currently, the MU Retirees Association [MURA] has nearly 1000 members from the campus, Extension, and the UM System.