The State Legislative Leaders Foundation’s Board of Directors consists of up to 45 titled state legislative leaders who are elected to serve 3-year terms.

The Board is nonpartisan and does not take positions on issues of public policy. Its principal duties and responsibilities are to oversee the fiscal integrity of the organization and lend advice and counsel to the President.

The officers, elected by majority vote of the Directors, include the Chair, Vice-Chair, and 2nd Vice Chair. In addition to presiding, the Chair is authorized to appoint special committees.

Board of Directors 2017

 
<strong>CHAIR<br />
Hon. Al Carlson</strong><br />
House Majority Leader<br />
North Dakota
CHAIR
Hon. Al Carlson

House Majority Leader
North Dakota
<strong>VICE CHAIR<br />
Hon. Martin M. Looney</strong><br />
Senate President Pro Tempore<br />
Connecticut
VICE CHAIR
Hon. Martin M. Looney

Senate President Pro Tempore
Connecticut
<strong>2nd VICE CHAIR<br>Hon. Robin Vos </strong><br />
Speaker of the Assembly<br />
Wisconsin
2nd VICE CHAIR
Hon. Robin Vos

Speaker of the Assembly
Wisconsin
 

Directors

 
<strong>Hon. John A. Alario Jr.</strong><br />
President of the<br />
Senate<br />
Louisiana<br><br>
Hon. John A. Alario Jr.
President of the
Senate
Louisiana

<strong>Hon. Bruce W. Bannister</strong><br />
House Majority Leader<br />
South Carolina
Hon. Bruce W. Bannister
House Majority Leader
South Carolina
<strong>Hon. Taylor F. Barras</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Louisiana<br><br><br>
Hon. Taylor F. Barras
Speaker of the House
Louisiana


<strong>Hon. Philip Berger</strong><br />
Senate President<br />
Pro Tem<br />
North Carolina<br><br>
Hon. Philip Berger
Senate President
Pro Tem
North Carolina

<strong>Hon. Michael E. Busch</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Maryland<br><br><br>
Hon. Michael E. Busch
Speaker of the House
Maryland


<strong>Hon. Mike Chenault</strong><br />
House Minority Whip<br />
Alaska<br><br><br>
Hon. Mike Chenault
House Minority Whip
Alaska


<strong>Hon. James F. Clayborne, Jr.</strong><br />
Senate Majority Leader<br />
Illinois
Hon. James F. Clayborne, Jr.
Senate Majority Leader
Illinois
<strong>Hon. Kurt Daudt</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Minnesota<br><br><br>
Hon. Kurt Daudt
Speaker of the House
Minnesota


<strong>Hon. Robert A. DeLeo</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Massachusetts<br><br><br>
Hon. Robert A. DeLeo
Speaker of the House
Massachusetts


<strong>Hon. Crisanta Duran</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Colorado<br><br><br>
Hon. Crisanta Duran
Speaker of the House
Colorado


<strong>Hon. Aaron D. Ford</strong><br />
Senate Majority Leader<br />
Nevada<br><br>
Hon. Aaron D. Ford
Senate Majority Leader
Nevada

<strong>Hon. Jeremy Gillam</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Arkansas<br><br><br>
Hon. Jeremy Gillam
Speaker of the House
Arkansas


<strong>Hon. Philip Gunn</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Mississippi<br><br>
Hon. Philip Gunn
Speaker of the House
Mississippi

<strong>Hon. Beth Harwell</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Tennessee<br><br>
Hon. Beth Harwell
Speaker of the House
Tennessee

<strong>Hon. Brent Hill</strong><br />
Senate President<br />
Pro Tempore<br />
Idaho
Hon. Brent Hill
Senate President
Pro Tempore
Idaho
<strong>Hon. William J. Howell</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Virginia
Hon. William J. Howell
Speaker of the House
Virginia
<strong>Hon. Gordon M. Johnson</strong><br />
Deputy Speaker<br />
of the Assembly<br />
New Jersey
Hon. Gordon M. Johnson
Deputy Speaker
of the Assembly
New Jersey
<strong>Hon. Jan Jones</strong><br />
House Speaker Pro Tempore<br />
Georgia<br><br>
Hon. Jan Jones
House Speaker Pro Tempore
Georgia

<strong>Hon. Helene Keeley</strong><br />
Speaker Pro<br />
Tempore<br />
Delaware<br><br>
Hon. Helene Keeley
Speaker Pro
Tempore
Delaware

<strong>Hon. David B. McBride</strong><br />
Senate President Pro Tempore<br />
Delaware
Hon. David B. McBride
Senate President Pro Tempore
Delaware
<strong>Hon. Mac McCutcheon</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Alabama<br>
Hon. Mac McCutcheon
Speaker of the House
Alabama
<strong>Hon. Joyce Peppin</strong><br />
House Majority Leader<br />
Minnesota<br>
Hon. Joyce Peppin
House Majority Leader
Minnesota
<strong>Hon. Ron Richard</strong><br />
Senate President Pro Tempore<br />
Missouri
Hon. Ron Richard
Senate President Pro Tempore
Missouri
<strong>Hon. Cliff Rosenberger</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />Ohio
Hon. Cliff Rosenberger
Speaker of the House
Ohio
<strong>Hon. Scott Saiki</strong><br />
House Majority<br />
Leader<br />
Hawaii<br><br>
Hon. Scott Saiki
House Majority
Leader
Hawaii

<strong>Hon. Tonya Schuitmaker</strong><br />
Senate President Pro Tempore<br />
Michigan
Hon. Tonya Schuitmaker
Senate President Pro Tempore
Michigan
<strong>Hon. Joe Straus</strong><br />
Speaker of the House<br />
Texas<br><br><br>
Hon. Joe Straus
Speaker of the House
Texas


<strong>Hon. Loretta Weinberg</strong><br />
Senate Majority Leader<br />
New Jersey<br><br>
Hon. Loretta Weinberg
Senate Majority Leader
New Jersey

<strong>Hon. Eddie Joe Williams</strong><br />
Senate Assistant President Pro Tempore<br />
Arkansas
Hon. Eddie Joe Williams
Senate Assistant President Pro Tempore
Arkansas
<strong>Hon. Jennifer A. Williamson</strong><br />
House Majority Leader<br />
Oregon<br><br>
Hon. Jennifer A. Williamson
House Majority Leader
Oregon