Board Governance Committee

The Kansas Board of Regents Governance Committee, established in 2011, is comprised of five Regents appointed annually by the Chair and approved by the Board. The 2016-2017 membership includes:

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Joe Bain
(June 2018)

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Shane Bangerter
(June 2017)

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Bill Feuerborn
Chair
(June 2018)

Regent Zoe Newton

Zoe Newton
(June 2018)

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Helen Van Etten
(June 2017)

The Committee's responsibilities are set out in its Charter, adopted by the Board November 16, 2011.  The Committee is responsible for certain Board administrative and governance issues, including overseeing the Board's by-laws, regulations, and policies; overseeing Board effectiveness; and facilitating the Board's efforts to carry out its responsibility to system institutions and the state, and generally meets in person the morning before the start of the monthly Board meeting.

Download: Governance Committee Charter (pdf)

The Governance Committee meetings are public and notice will be given in accordance with the Kansas Open Meetings Act (K.S.A. 75-4317 through 75-4320a).

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FY 2018 Meeting Information

June 20-21, 2018    
May 16-17, 2018    
March 13-14, 2018    
February 14-15, 2018    
January 17-18, 2018    
December 20-21, 2017     
November 15-17, 2017    
September 20-21, 2017     

FY 2017 Meeting Information 

June 14, 2017                          Agenda 
May 17, 2017 Agenda 
April 19, 2017 Agenda  Minutes 
March 15, 2017 Agenda  Minutes 
February 15, 2017 Agenda  Minutes 
January 18, 2017 Agenda  Minutes 
December 14, 2016 Agenda  Minutes 
November 16, 2016 Agenda  Minutes 
October 19, 2016 Agenda  Minutes 
September 14, 2016 Agenda  Minutes 

FY 2016 Meeting Information

June 15, 2016 Agenda Minutes
May 18, 2016  Agenda Minutes
April 20, 2016 Agenda Minutes 
February 17, 2016  Agenda Minutes
January 20, 2016 Agenda Minutes 
December 16, 2015 Agenda Minutes
November 18, 2015 Agenda Minutes 
October 14, 2015 Agenda Minutes
September 16, 2015 Agenda Minutes 
August 11, 2015   Minutes

 FY 2015 Meeting Information

June 17, 2015 Agenda Minutes 
May 20, 2015 Agenda  Minutes 
March 11, 2015 Agenda  Minutes 
February 11, 2015 Agenda  Minutes 
February 3, 2015 Minutes
January 14, 2015 Agenda  Minutes 
December 17, 2014 Agenda  Minutes 
November 19, 2014 Agenda  Minutes 
October 15, 2014 Agenda  Minutes 
September 17, 2014 Agenda Minutes 
August 7, 2014   Minutes

For more information about the Councils and Committees of the Kansas Board of Regents, please contact us.