The mission of the CAHS Advisory Board is to inform strategic planning for the college, including development and implementation of short- and long-term goals, community outreach and service, and to garner support for education and research.
Board membership consist of up to 25 members selected by the Dean in consultation with the Office of Advancement and current board members. Consideration shall be given to a diverse representation.
Two-year terms may be renewed three consecutive times, at which time a member may rotate off for one term before becoming eligible to serve again.
Meetings are held two to four times per academic year, per the Dean’s discretion.
Appointment terms are staggered with approximately one third of the membership newly appointed each year.
The Board is supported with the following structure:
The Board reports bi-annually to the Board of Visitors, a group of advisors providing counsel to the Augusta University President. These reports are due at each spring and fall meeting and will contain status updates on CAHS goals, fundraising activities, current challenges, and achievements.
Criteria for Board membership includes:
Dr. Elizabeth Leibach
Senior Research Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Managing Partner, Milton Ruben Chevrolet
Brett D. Brannon
Co-owner, Georgialina Physical Therapy
President/CEO, North Augusta Chamber of Commerce
North Augusta, Sc.
Alain De Greef
Plant Manager, Solvay Specialty Polymers
Dr. Paul Fischer
Owner, Center for Primary Care
Manager, Medical Operations, Savannah River Nuclear Solutions
Chief Executive Officer, Medac, Inc.
Dr. R. Fred Mullins
Medical Director and President, Joseph M. Still Burn Centers
Dr. Jan Schöler
Chief Executive Officer, Xytex Cryo International
Dr. Dennis Skelley
President, Walton Foundation
Dr. Andrew Balas (ex officio)
Dean, College of Allied Health Sciences
Planning and Community Affairs Manager
College of Allied Health Sciences
Director of Advancement Relations
Advancement and Alumni Affairs