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USF Trustee Mike Griffin

Inside USF: The Podcast

Mike Griffin, vice chair of the USF Board of Trustees and chair of the USF Presidential Search Committee, updates the committee's work, including the strong response to a community survey – more than 1,000 in just a few days. The committee plans to extend the deadline for submission of the survey.

September 24, 2021University News

Will Weatherford speaks at a podium during the Indoor Performance Facility groundbreaking ceremony.

BOT Chair Weatherford shares vision for on-campus football stadium as USF breaks ground on Indoor Performance Facility

During the groundbreaking ceremony for the Indoor Performance Facility, former House Speaker and co-chairman of Tampa Bay's Super Bowl LV Host Committee Will Weatherford announced USF will pursue an on-campus stadium.

September 8, 2021Athletics

Presidential seal and mace

USF presidential search committee selected

The University of South Florida Board of Trustees has provided key updates on the search for USF’s next president, which includes the formation of a broadly representative, 15-member presidential search committee.

August 24, 2021University News

Rhea Law

Weatherford recommends Rhea Law for University of South Florida interim president

University of South Florida Board of Trustees Chair Will Weatherford today announced his recommendation of Rhea Law to serve as USF interim president. Law is a former BOT chair and USF alumna.

July 26, 2021University News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

A message from USF Board of Trustees Chair Will Weatherford

Through this transition, USF’s mission remains clear. It is our students, faculty, staff, alumni and supporters that helped USF become America’s fastest-rising university, and in the process, have changed countless lives and propelled the economic growth of our region. And it is this community that will help lead USF toward even greater heights.

July 19, 2021

Will Weatherford, USF Board of Trustees

Will Weatherford elected new USF Board of Trustees chair

Will Weatherford will serve as the new chair of the University of South Florida Board of Trustees, following his unanimous selection by board members during a meeting held today. In the same meeting, Mike Griffin was unanimously chosen to serve as the board’s new vice chair. Both the chair and vice chair terms are for two years and take effect July 1, 2021.

June 8, 2021University News

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Will Weatherford elected vice chair of the USF Board of Trustees

The University of South Florida Board of Trustees voted unanimously to elect Will Weatherford as the board’s new vice chair. He will serve a two-year term in the role.

February 23, 2021University News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

Patel and Seixas appointed to USF Board of Trustees

The Florida Board of Governors has appointed Shilen Patel and Melissa Seixas to serve five-year terms on the University of South Florida Board of Trustees.

January 28, 2021University News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF welcomes Weatherford to the Board of Trustees

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has appointed William “Will” Weatherford to serve a five-year term on the University of South Florida Board of Trustees.

January 21, 2021University News

University of South Florida: A Preeminent Research University

USF Board of Trustees elects Stephanie Goforth as new vice chair

The University of South Florida Board of Trustees unanimously selected Stephanie Goforth to serve as new vice chair during a board meeting held earlier this week. Goforth is a USF alum who also serves as chair of the St. Petersburg Campus Advisory Board.

June 4, 2020University News

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