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Board and Committees

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Vanderbilt is truly a member-run organization. We'd like to thank all of our current and past volunteers and invite members to join us in ensuring the sustainability of the program for years to come. To inquire about volunteering, please visit Beyond the Classroom.

Board Members

Description: Lead by the President, members of the advisory board meet on a quarterly basis to ensure that the program maintains OLLI values and a positive reputation.

President:  Betsy Hay
Board Members: Eileen Beehan, Kathy Garthwaite, Kathy Morton, Claire Tschudy,  Kathy West, and Steve Williams

Classroom Assistance Committee

Description: Recruit and coordinate Classroom Assistants for OLLI classes.

Committee Co-Chairs: Kathy Morton and Kathy West 

Curriculum Committee

Description: Members of the Curriculum Committee utilize the course evaluations from prior terms to plan new and exciting course series every term.

Committee Members: Carole Bucy, Judy Jean Chapman, Frank Dobson, Kathy Garthwaite, Betsy Hay, Kitty Porter, Virginia Shepherd, Keith Simmons, Celia Walker and Patricia Ward

Special Events Committee

Description: Members of the Special Events Committee plan and help to coordinate the Fall Kick-off, Fall Trip, Spring Trip, and Annual Meeting.

Chair: Claire Tschudy
Committee Members: Dede Clements, Norman Cohen, Ed Hoge, Kathy Ingleson, Gail Molen and Fran Myers