Harris-Stowe State University Board of Regents

3026 Laclede Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63103

Phone: (314)-340-3380
Fax: (314)-340-3399

Email: president@hssu.edu
Website: http://www.hssu.edu/content.cfm?ID=19

Director: Dr. Dwaun J. Warmack

Details on Board or Commission

Authority: RSMo 174.300

Department: Higher Education

Mission: The Harris-Stowe State University Board of Regents mission is to govern, lead, and further the proper function of Harris-Stowe State University in carrying out its state-mandated mission.

Function: The governance body of Harris-Stowe State University develops governance policy and provides governance oversight of the University Administration and operation.

SubCommittees: Academic & Student Affairs Committee Finance Committee Audit Committee Personnel Policies & Procedures Committee Fund-Raising Committee Capital Expansion Committee Legal Advisory Committee

Details on Meetings

Number of meetings: 11 meetings; conference calls

Location of meetings: Harris-Stowe State University - St. Louis

Duration of meetings: 3 hours

Preparation time for meetings: 10 hours

Total time commitment: 10 hours

Details on Members

Total members: 7

Appointed members: 7

Term length: 6 years (6 voting members); 2 years for non-voting student

Compensation: Members receive reimbursement for realized and necessary expenses.

Member Requirements: no

Political Requirements: yes; not more than three of the regents shall be affiliated with any one political party.

Geographic Requirements: yes, members must be residents of the Metropolitan St. Louis Region

Senate Consent Required: Yes


Ms. Debra A. Hollingsworth(I)
Regent 1
Term begins: Apr 24, 2009
Term expires: Jul 28, 2014

Mrs. Vanessa Cooksey(I)
Regent 2
St. Louis
Term begins: Apr 16, 2015
Term expires: Jul 28, 2020

Mr. Reginald D Dickson(D)
Regent 3
Term begins: Jun 1, 2012
Term expires: Jul 28, 2016

Ronald Alan Norwood(I)
Regent 4
Creve Coeur
Term begins: Apr 11, 2014
Term expires: Jul 28, 2018

Mrs. Christine A. Chadwick(I)
Regent 5
St. Louis
Term begins: Jan 3, 2012
Term expires: Jul 7, 2016

Deborah Price(D)
Regent 6
Saint Louis
Term begins: Dec 21, 2015
Term expires: Jul 28, 2018

Vacant Slot
Student Representative