Board of Trustees

Ripon College is incorporated in the state of Wisconsin as an independent, privately endowed college governed by a self-perpetuating board of trustees. Faculty and student representatives also participate in board committees and meetings. A graduating senior is elected annually by the student body to serve one year as a Special Graduate Trustee.


Members of the Board

Honorary Life Trustees

Robert V. Abendroth ’51
Donald W. Anderson ’42
Thomas E. Caestecker
Jane Runkel Frederick ’74
Robert L. Hanley
Robert G. Lambert ’52
Audrey R. Lyke
Samuel W. Pickard ’55
John A. “Jack” Sturm ’58
Charles A. Van Zoeren ’53
Kermit G. “Doc” Weiske ’50
Thomas R. Wyman ’50
R. Douglas Ziegler

Faculty Participating Observers

Paul Jeffries, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Chair of the Department
Kurt Dietrich, Professor of Music and Barbara Baldwin De Frees Chair in the Performing Arts

Physical Address: 300 W. Seward St. Ripon, WI
Mailing Address: PO Box 248 Ripon, WI 54971-0248
Phone: 800-947-4766
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