The Youngstown State University Board of Trustees are selected by the Governor of Ohio and appointed to 9 year terms. The board consists of 11 members, 2 of which are student members of Youngstown State. The student members are recommended by student government to the board and selected by the Governor.


The Executive Committee of the Youngstown State University Board of Trustees will meet in a retreat Oct. 28, 29 and 30 in the conference center of the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in downtown Youngstown. The committee meets 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, and 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Oct. 30. The focus of the meetings will be strategic planning.