Board of Directors

The executive and administrative authority of the Fraternity shall be vested in the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors shall manage the affairs of the Fraternity and shall report to and be under the direction and control of the Assembly of Trustees. All power and authority exercised by the Board of Directors or any Officer or Director shall be in accordance with the Fraternity's Constitution and By-laws.
For Board of Director's contact information please call Delta Upsilon International Fraternity Headquarters at 317-875-8900.


Dr. E. Bernard Franklin, Kansas State '75

Brother Franklin is the past president of Metropolitan Community College - Penn Valley. He is very active in his community and has held positions with organizations such as Kauffman Scholars, the National Center for Fathering, the Partnership for Children, Urban Youth Leadership, and Kansas State University.


Richard X. Taylor, North Carolina State '82

Brother Taylor is an owner of Refiner Products Manufacturing, an equipment supplier to the Wood Products Industry, located in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is treasurer of the NC State Housing Corporation and an active member of the NC State Education Foundation. Brother Taylor has three sons, a brother, and father who have joined him as members of Delta Upsilon.


Timothy C. Dowd, Oklahoma '75 

Brother Dowd is an attorney with Elias, Books, Brown and Nelson, in Oklahoma City, where his primary area of practice is oil and gas law. He is a frequent speaker and writer on oil and gas legal topics. While Brother Dowd was president of the Oklahoma Delta Upsilon Corporation, the chapter acquired their new chapter house. Brother Dowd is chairman of the fraternity's Standards Committee.


Bruce McKinney, Missouri '74

Bruce has progressed through a variety of financial executive leadership positions over his 36 year career.  Corporate experiences included Marathon Oil Company, Marion Merrell Dow (now Sanofi-Aventis) and Hallmark Cards, Inc., where he was Vice  President-Treasurer for 15 years. Bruce currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the Community Blood Center of Greater Kansas City. McKinney's son and son-in-law are both members of Delta Upsilon. 


Terry Brady Missouri '62
Alumni Director

Terry J. Brady is a senior attorney with Lathrop & Gage LLP headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri with eleven offices nationwide.  He is a past president of the Board of Police Commissioners for the City of Kansas City and is secretary and a director of the Police Foundation, and president of The Kansas City Club. Brother Brady is a past president of the Missouri Alumni Delta Upsilon, Inc. He previously served on the DUIF board for four years and was chairman of the chapter loan fund.


James Bell, Calgary '92
Alumni Director

James Bell is the Director of Procurement & Vendor Management for Long View Systems in Calgary, Alberta. He has worked in the IT industry for sixteen years, is a former undergraduate Board member and spent two years working for Delta Upsilon in 1994 and 1995. When he is not working, James enjoys traveling and writing about food, wine and culture.


Aaron M. Siders, Kansas Sate '04 
Alumni Director

Brother Siders is a commercial banker at Commerce Bank in Kansas City, Mo. He has remained active post-graduation serving as Province Governor for Province 10 from 2005-2008, volunteering for a variety of DU IHQ educational programs, planning DU alumni events in Kansas City, and serving on the Kansas State Chapter Corporation Board.


Jordan Lotsoff, Northern Illinois '88
Alumni Director

Brother Lotsoff is a twenty year insurance industry professional. He is Assistant Vice President/Manager Underwriting for Liberty International Underwriters.


Aaron Clevenger, Central Florida '97
Alumni Director

Brother Clevenger serves as Executive Director of Experiential Learning and Undergraduate Research at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Before joining the Daytona Beach Campus' Office of Undergraduate Research, he spent five years working in Embry-Riddle Student Affairs as the Director of Student Activities & three years as the Fraternity & Sorority Advisor. Clevenger is currently a doctoral student in the Higher Education and Organizational Change program at Benedictine University. Brother Clevenger is a former staff member of both the Educational Foundation and the International Fraternity and he has held numerous colony, chapter, alumni chapter and international volunteer positions since joining DU in 1992.


Robert A. Stewart, Washington '64
Alumni Director

Brother Stewart is retired from two parallel careers. He owned and operated a family food business and served as a pilot in the Air Force and Air Force Reserve, retiring as a Colonel. Today he volunteers with the Order of Daedalians which is a society of military aviators. Bob serves on DU's Standards Committee and is president of the Northwest Delta Upsilon Corporation and Washington DU Alumni. He and his wife Merrily live in Seattle and have three grown daughters.


Robert S. Lannin, Nebraska '81
Alumni Director

Brother Lannin is a partner at Shively & Lannin PC, LLO in Lincoln, Nebraska, specializing in defense litigation. He received both B.A. and J.D. degrees at the University of Nebraska.

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Derek Lancashire, Ohio State '15
Undergraduate Director


Seth Miller, Kansas '14
Undergraduate Director