Indianapolis Gov. Mike Pence today named appointees to the Indiana
State University Board of Trustees.
Jeffrey Taylor, of Carmel, has been named to the Indiana State University
Board of Trustees. Taylor recently retired from Pearson Plc, which is one of
the world's largest education companies, where he held a number of
leadership positions within the company including Senior Vice President of
U.S. Government Policy and Investor Relations. Prior to joining Pearson in
2000, Taylor served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of
National Computer Systems, an education testing and software company. He
also serves on the Board of Directors of Capella Education Company. Taylor
is a graduate of Indiana State University. He will serve on the Indiana
State University Board of Trustees for four years, effective immediately.
"With proven leadership and extensive business experience, Jeff Taylor will
be a valuable member of the Indiana State University Board of Trustees,"
said Governor Pence. "I am grateful to have someone with his talents willing
to serve on the board."
Entering her sophomore year, Erin Sluyter will serve as student trustee on
the Indiana State University Board of Trustees. Sluyter, of Terre Haute, is
majoring in biology and is active with the Indiana State University Honors
Program, and Saint Joseph¹s Parish. Erin serves as a Sycamore Ambassador on campus and is a Welcome Team Leader with the Office of Admissions.
Sluyter will serve as an Indiana State student trustee for two years, effective
Pence reappointed Ed Pease, Senior Vice President with Rolls Royce America,
to the Indiana State University Board of Trustees. He will serve on the
board for four years, effective immediately.