Board of Trustees

Point Loma Nazarene University is governed by an independent and self-sustaining Board of Trustees that serves to promote and enhance the mission and educational purpose of the university through its programs and services.

Trustee Officers

Rev. Doug Pierce, Chair
Rev. Rick Power, Vice Chair
Mary Leland, Secretary


Board of Trustees

Ken Baruth
Texas
Corporate Executive

Dr. Bob Brower
San Diego, CA
University President

Carol Van Buskirk
California
Administrator

Rev. Dan Chung
California
Pastor
Maria Covarrubias
California
Educator

Craig Furusho
Hawaii
Attorney

Larry Fry
New Mexico
City Government

Jose Hernandez
Arizona
Business Owner
Mary Leland
Texas
College Administrator
Dr. John Nells
Arizona
District Superintendent
Daryl C. Nicholson
California
Business Owner
Rev. Doug Pierce
Arizona
District Superintendent
Rev. Rick Power
Hawaii
District Superintendent
Dr. Donald “Don” Schengel
California
Physician
Rev. Steve Scott
California
District Superintendent
Dr. Orlando Serrano
California
District Superintendent
Gary Smee
California
Business Owner
Rev. Rob Songer
California
District Superintendent
Dr. Daniel W. “Dan” Spaite
Arizona
Physician, Professor

Joy Straub
California
Educator

Janine “Jan” Stone
California
Educator
Mendell Thompson
California
President/CEO Credit Union
Cindy Zabuska
California
Business Executive