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AAU Leadership

AAU President Hunter R. Rawlings III is responsible for the overall activities of the Washington office, and works with the AAU Board of Directors and the member presidents and chancellors to develop and implement the association’s agenda.

The Board of Directors maintains general oversight of the association. The 11-member Board (1) proposes policy positions for consideration by the membership of the association at its meetings, (2) approves the budgets of the association, (3) works with the AAU President and Washington office staff to carry out the association’s agenda, and (4) functions for and on behalf of member universities between their regular meetings.