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C of I welcomes five to Board of Trustees

The College of Idaho has announced the addition of five members to its Board of Trustees. The new trustees will serve four-year terms beginning July 1 as members of the board, which forms the executive arm of the College’s administration along with President Marv Henberg. The new trustees are:

- Michael Caughlin ’74. Caughlin is a former executive who spent more than 35 years working for the First Security Corporation and Wells Fargo. He retired in 2011 as an executive vice president for Wells Fargo, with operational oversight of 6,000 store fronts. He also played a key role in Wells Fargo’s expansion into the East Coast and Southeastern U.S.

- Kevin Hulsey ’88. Hulsey is the founder and CEO of RehabAuthority. He has served on the Board of Directors of several American Physical Therapy sections, filled leadership roles with the Idaho Physical Therapy Association, received the American Physical Therapy Association’s Emerging Leader Award and served as a rehabilitation consultant for C of I athletics.

- Rick Ogle ’66. Ogle is an advisor for The Ogle Company, which provides personalized advice for individuals and their personal, financial and religious activities. His long and successful career includes nearly 20 years at Ore-Ida Foods and 17 years as president and owner of the Office Environment Company in Boise.

- Dr. Richard Roberge. Roberge, chairman of the Idaho Board of Health and Welfare, has distinguished himself as one of the Treasure Valley’s top medical professionals during a career that extends half a century. Roberge opened his own practice in Caldwell in 1969. He also is active as a civic leader, serving as a member of the Caldwell School Board and president of the Caldwell Rotary Club.

- Julie Taylor. Taylor is the CEO of West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell. She previously served as chief operating officer at Medical Center of Aurora in Colorado. Taylor also is a board member and chair of the Caldwell Chamber of Commerce, a board member of the United Way-Treasure Valley and 2012 Community Impact co-chair, and a Leadership Circle member of the Caldwell YMCA Strong Kids campaign.

Founded in 1891, The College of Idaho is the state’s oldest private liberal arts college. It has a century-old tradition of educating some of the most accomplished graduates in Idaho, including seven Rhodes Scholars, three Marshall Scholars, and another 11 Truman and Goldwater Scholars. The College is located on a beautiful campus in Caldwell, Idaho. Its distinctive PEAK curriculum challenges students to attain competencies in the four knowledge peaks of the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and a professional field, enabling them to graduate with an academic major and three minors in four years. For more information on The College of Idaho, visit