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Nellie Showers Teter
In 1924 she was elected alumni trustee of Indiana University. Mrs. Teter took her place on the board at the time of the dedication of Memorial Hall, and while concerned with all matters affecting the welfare of Indiana University, she was particularly interested in construction and equipment of dormitories for women students.
She was a 1989 inductee into the Monroe County Hall of Fame on which her plaque reads "Honors (Pre-1946) Was the first woman elected to the Indiana University Board of Trustees, serving on the board from 1924-1945. She was active in community affairs, and IU's Teter Quad is named in her honor.