William Richardson

The executive board is the governing body for the administration of the four Farber Funds that benefit the Department of Political Science students. They meet in person during Dakota Days. At the October 7, 2016 meeting, they elected the following four alumni to two-year terms on the administrative committee: Charles C. Boettcher, Adam Cox, Meghan Dilges and Lynn Von Koch Liebert. The qualifications for the various categories of executive board membership that confer voting rights are presented below.

The full membership of the executive board is published in every issue of the newsletter along with the qualifications for the various categories that confer voting rights. If anyone believes that he or she has been left off this list, please contact Cheryl Hovorka at Cheryl.Hovorka@usd.edu or 605-677-5702. Cheryl will immediately check with the foundation to verify eligibility status.

Executive Board Membership Categories

  1. Life Board Members. All persons who have contributed a total of $5,000 or more to the funds since their inception.
  2. Active Board Members. All persons who have contributed at least $1,000 to the funds since their inception, who have also contributed at least $300 to the funds during the preceding three years and who are not Life Board Members. If no contribution has been received from a member during a three-year period, the member will be considered inactive, but may be reinstated to active status upon the contribution of $300.
  3. Junior Board Members. All persons under the age of 35 who have contributed at least $300 to the funds during the preceding year and who are not either Life Board Members or Active Board Members.

William D. Richardson, Chair
Department of Political Science