Nominations to the Board

From left: Mike Gallo, Chancellor Leland, Lee Kolligian

The UC Merced Foundation extends offers of invitation to individuals who have demonstrated their support of higher education and who are interested in bringing their unique talents to bear in helping UC Merced demonstrate excellence in teaching, research, and public service.

Nominations to the Board are accepted on a rolling basis by the Nomination Committee and considered for full board approval at the Annual Meeting of the Board in June of each year. The full cycle is below.

Board Nomination Cycle

The Nomination Form is available here.



Jan Mendenhall
Associate Vice Chancellor for Development
Executive Director, UC Merced Foundation

Virginia Lerer
Director of Operations, Development & Alumni Relations