As a non-profit charitable corporation, ASA is governed by a 13-member Board of Directors. Board members are elected for terms of three years, with two members rotating off each year. Current members are:

Max Fredric “Fred” Volkmann
ASA President, Vice Chancellor Emeritus, Washington U. in St. Louis;  Past Interim VP for Strategic Communications, Penn State;  Past Board Chair, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Academy Village Resident
Helen S. Schaefer
Director Emeritus, UA Foundation
Past President, Tucson Symphony
Past President, Tucson YWCA
President, Pima Council on Aging
Dan Angelo
Former Professor, Business & Technology; Former Vice President, Student Services, San Bernardino Valley College; Former President, California Community College Registrars and Admissions Officers
Academy Village Resident
Peter Backus
ASA Board Chair
President of PB Trading Company and Coyote Creek Development
Calvin Baker
Superintendent, Vail Unified School District; 2011-12 Arizona Superintendent of the Year
Lifetime Achievement Award; Metropolitan Education Commission; President, Arizona School Administrators Association, 2010-11
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Fred T. Boice
Owner, Boice Financial Co. Two-term  President, Arizona Board of Regents;
Past President, Arizona; Cattle-growers’ Association;
Tucson Airport Authority; The University of Arizona Foundation
Gary Fenstermacher
Retired Professor of Education, University of Michigan
Former Dean, University of Arizona College of Education
Academy Village Resident
Edward Reid
Director, University of Arizona School of Music,
Professor of Music and
University Distinguished Outreach Professor
Sabra S. Anderson
ASA Treasurer
Professor Emeritus of Mathematical Sciences;
Former Dean, University of Minnesota Duluth College of Science and Engineering
Academy Village Resident
  Virginia Richardson
Professor Emeritus of Education, University of Michigan; Professor of Education, University of Arizona; Associate Director National Institute of Education, Washington D.C.
Academy Village Resident
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Marcia Neugebauer,
ASA Vice-President
for Programming;
Space Physicist;
Past President of the American
Geophysical Union;
Academy Village Resident
Christopher Sheafe
Member, Pima County Bond
Partner, Rancho Del Lago
Member, Rio Nueavo Board
of Directors
Janet H. Barrett
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Special Educator
Academy Village Resident
Bruce Wright
Assoc. Vice-President, Tech Parks Arizona, retired; Past Director, UA Office of Economic Development; Recipient, 2017 Arizona Best Award for Economic Development; 2018 Man of the Year Award by Greater Tucson Leadership





President: Max Fredric “Fred” Volkmann 
Vice-President for Administration: Dan Angelo
Vice-President for Programming: Marcia Neugebauer
Treasurer: Sabra Anderson
Resident Music Liaison: Leslie Nitzberg
Founder and President Emeritus: Henry Koffler  (1922-2018)
Operations Manager: Tremia Cox (


Committee Chairs

Lectures and Programs: Marcia Neugebauer
Music: Leslie Nitzberg
Finance: Sabra Anderson
Technology: Dan Angelo
Information Resources/Library: Nancy Green
Philanthropy: Fred Volkmann