PHOENIX, Ariz. (August 25, 2014) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC, a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Richard H. Silverman has been named Vice Chair of the University of Arizona (UA) Foundation’s Board of Trustees.
Silverman’s one-year term began on July 1, 2014. The other members of the Board include Chair Thomas W. Keating, Secretary Ted H. Hinderaker, Treasurer Robert F. Charles, Jr., and Past Chair Sarah B. Smallhouse.
“I am honored to serve,” said Silverman. “Especially because of the university’s growing and expanding impact on Maricopa County and the state with projects like the UA Cancer Center and Tech Launch Arizona.”
Silverman served on the UA Foundation Board of Trustees for more than 10 years, and supports the university’s Steele Children’s Research Center and the UA Cancer Center. He earned his undergraduate degree in 1962 and his juris doctorate in 1965 from the UA. Silverman serves on the UA College of Medicine-Phoenix Leadership Board, and the UA TRIF-Water, Environmental and Energy Solutions initiative External Advisory Board. In 1966, he began work at the Salt River Project and later became the company’s chief operating executive and general manager before joining Jennings Strouss in 2011.
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