ISU Foundation

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  • ISU Foundation
  • 921 S. 8th Ave.
  • Stop 8050
  • Pocatello, ID 83209

  • Phone: 208-282-3470
  • Fax: 208-282-4994
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ISU Foundation Board of Directors

The ISU Foundation is governed by a 20 member board of directors. These individuals are leaders in business and industry and volunteer their time, energy, expertise and resources to the Foundation. Their vision and involvement with the Foundation provide an exceptional base of support for Idaho State University.

The ISU Foundation Board of Directors meets twice a year, in the Fall and Spring.


Mr. William M. Eames Mr. William M. Eames - Board Chair
William Eames and Associates, Lafayette, CA
Term Ends 2013
Mr. Arlo D. Luke Arlo D. Luke - President
President and CEO Varsity Contractors, Pocatello, ID
Term Ends 2013
Mr. Douglas Pitman Douglas R. Pitman - Secretary
Retired, Micron Technologies, Jackson, WY
Term Ends 2016
Mr. Alan K. Van Orden Alan K. Van Orden - Treasurer
Partner, Jordan & Company Chartered, Pocatello, ID
Dr. Kent M. Tingey Dr. Kent M. Tingey - Executive Vice President
ISU Vice President of Advancement, Pocatello, ID
Ex Officio Director


Dr. J. Thomas Ahlquist Dr. J. Thomas Ahlquist
CEO Gardner Co., Eagle, ID
Term End 2020
Crystal Allen Crystal Allen
Entrepreneur, Shelley ID
Term End 2021
Bruce Bistline Bruce Bistline
Attorney, Gordon Law Offices, CHTD, Boise, ID
Term Ends 2017
Gary D. Campbell Gary D. Campbell
President - Bellman Interests, Houston, TX
Dirk Driscoll Dirk Driscoll
Managing Partner, Driscoll Brothers Partnership, American Falls, ID
Term Ends 2021
David J. Jeppesen David J. Jeppesen
Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications — Blue Cross of Idaho
John V. Evans, Jr. John V. Evans, Jr.
CEO, D.L. Evans Bank, Burley, ID
Term Ends 2014
Tammy D. Halstead Tammy D. Halstead
Independent Philanthropy Professional
Dr. H. Gene Hoge Dr. H. Gene Hoge
Dentist, Retired, Pocatello, ID
Term Ends 2016
Karen H. Huntsman Karen H. Huntsman
Entrepreneur, Salt Lake City
Term Ends 2021
Joseph C. Jensen Joseph C. Jensen
President, Retired. Pfizer, Inc., Animal Health Group, New York, NY
Lifetime Member
Dr. James M. Kelly Dr. James M. Kelly
Intermountain Industries, Inc., Boise, ID
Term Ends 2016
John P. Kent John P. Kent
VP of Technology Development, RAMBUS, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
Term Ends 2020
Jack K. Lemley Jack K. Lemley
President and CEO, Lemley International, Boise, ID
Term Ends 2021
Dennis C. Moodie Dennis C. Moodie
President, Valley Truss, Boise, ID
Term Ends 2018
Cassandra D. Moore Cassandra D. Moore
Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center
James E. Rogers James E. Rogers
Board Chairman, Sunbelt Communications Company, Las Vegas, NV
Lifetime Member
Doug A. Sayer Doug A. Sayer
President, Premier Technologies, Pocatello, ID
Term Ends 2018
K. Wade Tolman K. Wade Tolman
Retired - Executive Vice President/Group Manager, Enterprise Technology Group - KeyCorp
Jim W. Trounson Jim W. Trounson
President, Medical Management, Inc., Boise, ID
Term Ends 2018
Michael Prime Michael Prime
VP of Franchise Operations/Co-Founder - Option Care, Retired, Chino, CA
Term Expires 2018
Robert Poyser Robert Poyser
VP Enrichment Services, AREVA Enrichment Services, LLC., Idaho Falls, ID
Term Expires 2019
Anne Voillequé Anne Voillequé
Community Leader, Idaho Falls, ID
Term Ends 2014


Alan K. Van Orden Alan K. Van Orden
Partner, Jordan & Company Chartered, Pocatello, ID
Carl K. Davis Carl K. Davis
VP, General Counsel, Retired, Columbia Sportswear, Bend, OR
Ray G. Kaufman Ray G. Kaufman
President, S-Sixteen, Retired, Simplot Family Limited Partnership, Boise, ID
Gerald W. Olson Gerald W. Olson
City Attorney, Emeritus, City of Pocatello, ID
M.R. Mickelson, M.D. M.R. Mickelson, M.D.
Idaho Orthopaedic & Sports Clinic, P.A., Pocatello, ID

Ex-Officio Directors

John G. MacKay John G. Mackay
President, Retired, ISU Bengal Foundation, Pocatello, ID
Jeri W. Spinner Jeri W. Spinner
Assistant Professor, Business Information, Faculty Representative, Pocatello, ID
Deb Stone Deb Stone
ISU Alumni Board President, Asset Protection, Pocatello, ID
Dr. Kent M. Tingey Dr. Kent M. Tingey
ISU Vice President of Advancement, Pocatello, ID
Dr. Arthur C. Vailas Dr. Arthur C. Vailas
President of Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID