Board of Trustees
Colleen M. McNamara
Trustee McNamara was elected to the Michigan State University Board of Trustees for a term beginning January 1, 1995. In November 2002, she was reelected for second eight-year term beginning January 1, 2003.
McNamara became executive director of the Michigan Cable Telecommunications Association, which represents cable television companies throughout Michigan, in 1988. She previously was chief executive officer of the Michigan Waste Industries Association and director of the Housing Resource Center in Lansing. She also worked in the administration of the Michigan Senate. McNamara received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Science from MSU in 1974.