Board of Directors

The Southwest Public Policy Institute (SPPI) is governed by a dedicated and diverse Board of Directors, each bringing a wealth of experience and expertise to the organization. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, SPPI is committed to maintaining a Board that upholds the highest standards of governance, ensuring the Institute operates with integrity, transparency, and accountability.

Role of the Board

The Board of Directors plays a crucial role in the strategic oversight and governance of SPPI. Their responsibilities include:

Strategic Direction: The Board sets the overall strategic direction for SPPI, guiding the Institute’s mission to conduct high-quality research and advocate for policies that enhance economic freedom, individual liberty, and personal responsibility in the Southwest region.

Financial Oversight: The Board ensures that SPPI remains financially sound, overseeing budgeting processes, financial planning, and fundraising efforts to support the Institute’s initiatives.

Policy and Program Development: Board members contribute to the development and review of SPPI’s policy positions and research programs, ensuring that our work is relevant, impactful, and aligned with our mission.

Compliance and Ethics: Upholding the highest ethical standards, the Board ensures SPPI complies with all applicable laws and regulations, fostering a culture of transparency and accountability.

Leadership and Support: The Board provides leadership and support to SPPI’s executive team, offering guidance and expertise to help achieve the organization’s goals.

Commitment to Excellence

Our Board of Directors is committed to excellence in governance and works diligently to ensure that SPPI remains a leading voice in public policy research and advocacy. Through their leadership, SPPI continues to drive meaningful change and promote policies that benefit the residents of the Southwest region.