Trustee Spotlights

Julie Hill

Julie Hill

Julie Hill illustrates the adage “If you want to get something done, ask a busy person.” The chair-elect of the University of California, Irvine Foundation board is heading an effort to update the roles and responsibilities of trustees in an era when public universities are rethinking their funding models.

Gary Singer

Gary Singer

From the very beginning, support from visionary friends and alumni have been the backbone of UCI, and their ongoing generosity has enabled the university to rise into the ranks of the world's best research institutions.

Marilyn Sutton

Marilyn Sutton

Marilyn Sutton has a passion for public higher education – a passion that kept her engaged at California State University, Dominquez Hills for 35 years and that brought her to the UCI Foundation. A longtime supporter of UCI, she joined its Board of Trustees less than two years ago.

Thomas T. Tierney

Thomas T. Tierney

UCI Trustee Tom Tierney has been honored as UCI's newest trustee emeritus, making him just the fourth person in the university's 50-year history to hold this exclusive distinction.