Board of Visitors

Welcome to the USMA Board of Visitors page

Board of Visitors

Welcome to the USMA Board of Visitors page

The Board, under the provisions of 10 US Code 7455 and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972, shall inquire into the morale and discipline, curriculum, instruction, physical equipment, fiscal affairs, academic methods, and other matters relating to the academy that the board decides to consider.

The date for the next meeting will be held on July 26, 2024, at West Point, NY; once the location has been determined, it will be posted here. This meeting will be in-person. Members of the public or press who wish to attend must submit the following information: Name, affiliation (if any), and phone number. To ensure access to the meeting, this information must be submitted within 7 business days of the meeting to the Designated Federal Officer by emailing

The 2024 Board of Visitors

Members of Congress:    

Senator Joni Ernst (IA)
Senator Tammy Duckworth (IL)
Senator Joe Manchin (WV) (SAC)
Senator Jerry Moran (KS) (SAC)
Congressman Steve Womack (AR) (HAC), Chair
Congressman Patrick Ryan (NY)
Congressman Warren Davidson (OH)
Congressman Mark E. Green (TN) (HASC)
Congressman Sanford Bishop, Jr. (GA)

Presidential Appointees:

HON Charles T. Hagel
LTG (R) Nadja Y. West, Vice Chair
LTC (R) Roderick Alvendia
Dr. Leslie T. Fenwick
Ms. Susan C. Irons

Upcoming Meetings

Meeting DesignationDateTimeLocation
Organizational MeetingMarch 7, 202409:00am-12:00pmWashington, DC
Summer MeetingJuly 26, 202409:00am-12:00pmWest Point, NY
Fall/Annual MeetingTBDTBDWest Point, NY

Meeting Minutes

Annual Reports

Federal Register Notices

Contact Us

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Additional Resources

USMA Board of Visitors Charter