Term Expires: 2021
Student Regent Anthony Rusk was appointed to the Arizona Board of Regents by Gov. Doug Ducey and began his term July 1, 2019. He is a member of the Audit Committee and Research and Health Sciences Committee. Regent Rusk is a junior Flinn Scholar at the University of Arizona who is earning a dual degree in neuroscience and cognitive science and philosophy, politics, economics and law – referred to as PPEL. He is also pursuing a minor in biochemistry.
Regent Rusk’s experience includes serving as policy director and Freshmen Class Council president for the Associated Students of the University of Arizona. As policy director, he worked on projects involving general education reform, Title IX awareness and civic engagement. While serving as assistant district governor for Interact, a club that connects students to service opportunities in their community, he created a statewide food drive. He has served on the UA Faculty Senate and University Wide General Education Committee as well as the faculty governance Committee of 11 at the university.