2020 Harvard
Board Elections

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The voting website will be available from April 1 through 5:00 p.m. (EDT) on May 19, 2020. You may also vote via paper ballot, which will be mailed by April 1. Online voting instructions can be found on your paper ballot and in Harvard 2020 elections emails.

Harvard Board of Overseers Candidates

Nominated by the HAA Nominating Committee

Raphael William Bostic AB ’87 magna cum laude
PhD '95, Stanford University 
President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Decatur, Georgia

Katherine Collins MTS ’11
BA '90, Wellesley College
Head of Sustainable Investing, Portfolio Manager of the Putnam Sustainable Future Fund and the Putnam Sustainable Leaders Fund, Putnam Investments
Boston, Massachusetts

David H. Eun AB ’89 magna cum laude, JD ’93
Chief Innovation Officer, Samsung Electronics and President, Samsung NEXT
New York, New York

Susan Morris Novick AB ’85 magna cum laude
Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch; Freelance Journalist, The New York Times
Old Westbury, New York

Diego A. Rodriguez MBA ’01
BA/BS ’93, Stanford University
Executive Vice President, Chief Product and Design Officer, Intuit, Inc.
Palo Alto, California

Tracy K. Smith AB ’94 cum laude
MFA ’97, Columbia University
Chair of the Lewis Center for the Arts, Berlind Professor of the Humanities, Princeton University; 22nd Poet Laureate of the United States
Princeton, New Jersey

Miki Uchida Tsusaka AB ’84 magna cum laude, MBA ’88
Managing Director and Senior Partner, Boston Consulting Group
Tokyo, Japan

Ryan Matthew Wise EdLD ’13
BA ’98, Creighton University; MPA ’08, University of Nebraska Omaha
Director, Iowa Department of Education; Dean-Designate, Drake University School of Education
Des Moines, Iowa

Elected Director of the HAA Candidates

Santiago Creuheras ALM ’00, ALM ’01, CSS ’01
BS ’97, Universidad de las Américas-Puebla; MSt ’14, University of Cambridge
Senior Consultant on Sustainable Infrastructure and Energy, Inter-American Development Bank
Mexico City, Mexico

Kelsey Trey Leonard AB ’10
MSc ’11, University of Oxford; JD ’15, Duquesne University; PhD ’19, McMaster University
Banting Postdoctoral Fellow, McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 

Michael D. Lewis AB ’93
Strategic Technology Advisor, iCorps Technologies
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Mallika J. Marshall AB ’92 cum laude
MD ’96, UCSF School of Medicine
Medical Reporter, CBS Boston; Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital
Weston, Massachusetts

David R. Scherer AB ’93 cum laude
MBA ’14, University of Chicago
Chief Executive Officer and Principal, Origin Investments; Co-Founder, One Million Degrees
Chicago, Illinois

Sajida H. Shroff EdM ’95
BA ’90, BEd ’93, University of British Columbia; MBA ’04, Emory University
Chief Execution Officer, Altamont Group
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Benjamin D. Wei AB ’08
Chief Executive Officer, Nova Invite
New York, New York 

Joyce Y. Zhang AB ’09
MPA ’15, Princeton University; MBA ’15, Stanford University
Chief Executive Officer, Alariss Global 
San Francisco, California 

Vanessa Zoltan MDiv ’15
BA ’04, Washington University in St. Louis; MS ’09, University of Pennsylvania
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Not Sorry Productions 
Medford, Massachusetts 

Election Announcements

Overseeing Progress

Overseeing progress

April 11, 2019

An interview with the current and future presidents of the alumni board that acts as a ‘Socratic steward of the University’

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Harvard Board of Overseers

The Board of Overseers is one of Harvard’s two governing boards, the other being the President and Fellows, also known as the Corporation. 

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HAA Board of Directors

The HAA Board of Directors empowers volunteers to strengthen the Harvard alumni community.  

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