Marywood University, a sponsored institution of the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Scranton, Pennsylvania, is a public charitable institution, legally incorporated in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The President of the Congregation and her councilors constitute the Members of the (Marywood University) Corporation.
The Board of Trustees, the governing body of Marywood University, recognizes its relationship to the Members of the Corporation, as delineated in the Bylaws of the University. It has a fiduciary responsibility to promote the corporate purpose and to preserve the mission of Marywood University according to Church tradition and in conformity with the spirit and mission of the IHM Congregation. The Members of the Corporation reserve to themselves the authority to influence decisions that preserve the identity, philosophy, mission and property of the institution. These reserved powers are defined in the Bylaws of the University.
01/23/99 - Adopted by the Board of Trustees and placed in Board of Trustees Manual
Mary T. Gardier Paterson, Esquire | Secretary of the University | email@example.com