Council of Trustees

California University of Pennsylvania is a proud member of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education, and has a direct reporting line to the system’s chancellor. Cal U is governed by the Council of Trustees, which holds four scheduled quarterly meetings on campus.

 The Office of the President acts as a liaison to and contact point for the trustees.

Council of Trustees
James T. Davis, chair
Anthony Amadio
Roberta M. Betza
Stephen DeFrank
Maria Dovshek (student trustee)
Sandra Guthrie
James W. Harris
Sean T. Logue
Larry Maggi
Barry Niccolai
Justin Nwokeji
Dr. Daniel Greenstein, chancellor, ex-officio 

2020 Meeting Schedule

Meetings are open to the public. Regular quarterly meetings of the California University Council of Trustees are held at 6 p.m. at the location listed below.

Regular Quarterly Meetings

Quarterly meetings in 2020 are scheduled for:

  • March 4, 2020: President's Conference Room, Old Main Hall
  • June 3, 2020: Remote via Zoom or conference telephone line
  • Sept. 16, 2020: Remote via Zoom or conference telephone line
  • Dec. 2, 2020: Remote via Zoom or conference telephone line

Access the December 2 quarterly meeting

Given the current COVID-19 crisis and social distancing guidelines, the Council of Trustees will hold its regular quarterly meeting at 6 p.m. Dec. 2, 2020, via Zoom. The meeting is open to the public.  

The public may join the meeting via Zoom or telephone conference line:

Zoom: https://calu.zoom.us/j/97350363853
Phone Option: 1-646-558-8656 | Meeting ID: 973 5036 3853

Public Comments 

  • To comment in the Zoom meeting, click the “raise your hand” button in your Zoom session to request to speak when Public Comments are being taken. The host will “unmute” your connection during your turn, allowing you to make a public comment. After the allotted time, your connection will be muted again. Instructions on how to “raise your hand” are available at: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/205566129 
  • To comment by phone, you will be prompted to “raise your hand” by pressing *9 (star 9 ) to request to speak when Public Comments are being taken. The host will “unmute” your connection during your turn, allowing you to make a public comment.  After the allotted time, your connection will be muted again. Instructions on how to raise your hand by phone are available at: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362663


View the meeting agenda and the meeting packet.

Meeting Minutes

2020 Council of Trustees Meetings
August 5, 2020
June 3, 2020
March 4, 2020
January 9, 2020

2019 Council of Trustees Meetings
December, 4 2019
September 18, 2019

June 5, 2019

March 6, 2019
January 18, 2019

2018  Council of Trustees Meetings
December 5, 2018
September 19, 2018
June 27, 2018
June 6, 2018
May 2, 2018
April 11, 2018
March 7, 2018
January 22, 2018

2017 Council of Trustees Meeting
December 6, 2017
September 20, 2017
June 17, 2017
April 6, 2017
March 7, 2017
January 9, 2017

Information: Kelly Moran, chief of staff to the President, moran@calu.edu.

Media contact: Christine Kindl, VP for Communications and Marketing, kindl@calu.edu.