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The Coalition for a Diverse Harvard, as well as other Harvard alumni organizations, has asked each of the 13 Overseer candidates to answer a questionnaire about their views. Responses have been received from all the candidates.  Please click on a name below to view each candidate's response or here to view all responses. 


Candidates Nominated by the Harvard Alumni Association (eight)

P. Lindsay Chase-Lansdale AB '74 magna cum laude

Helena Buonanno Foulkes AB '86 magna cum laude, MBA '92

Karen Falkenstein Green AB '78 magna cum laude, JD '81 cum laude, ALI '15

Ketanji Brown Jackson AB '92 magna cum laude, JD '96 cum laude

John J. Moon AB '89 magna cum laude, AM '93, PhD '94

Alejandro Ramírez Magaña AB '94 cum laude, MBA '01

Kent Walker AB '83 magna cum laude

Damian Woetzel MPA '07


Candidates Nominated by Petition (FHFH) (five)

Lee C. Cheng AB ’93 magna cum laude

Stephen Hsu

Ralph Nader, LL.B. ’58

Stuart Taylor Jr., J.D. ’77 magna cum laude

Ron Unz AB ’83 magna cum laude



Ballots for the Overseers election will be mailed to all Harvard and Radcliffe alumni by approximately April 1st and must be received in Cambridge by noon on Friday, May 20th. Each alum may vote for up to five candidates. There are five open slots on the 30-member Board. Overseers are elected to six-year terms.


Current Board of Overseers

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