Board of Trustees

Name Position Committee Affiliations Area of Expertise
Nigar Khan, Ed.D Chair Governanceand Grievance Committee Former Associate Dean / Graduate School UMass – Amherst
Ahmet Gunay, Ph.D Vice-Chair Finance and Education Committee Chemist
Diane Hunter Secretary Education and Grievance Committee Early Childhood Educator
Saad Syed Trustee Governance Subcommittee Engineer
Saadia Crawford- Carter, MSW Trustee Education and Grievance Committee Social Work / Corrections
Nabi Shahan Treasurer Finance and Grievance Committee Respiratory Therapist
Emmanuel Russell Trustee Governance and Education Subcommittee Civil Engineer / HCSS Alumni

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