Board

National Board of Directors

Paul
Aaron

Sr. Managing Director Evercore

Diahann
Billings-Burford

CEO, RISE

Jeff
Bornstein

Jeff Bornstein
Partner, Whipstick Ventures LLC

Kathy
Cassidy

Sr. VP & Treasurer (retired)
GE

Marc
Friedman

Chief Revenue Officer
buildOn

Randi
Hedin

Co-President,
RPX Research

Suzie
Ivelich

Suzie Ivelich Consulting

Dan
Janki

Sr. VP, Business Transformation, GE
 

Margaret
Keane

President and CEO,
Synchrony
 
 

Denis
Nayden

Chairman,
James Alpha Holdings
 
 

Jim
Parke

Vice Chairman & CFO
GE Capital
Founding Board Member
1991-2018 (deceased)

John
Raffaeli

Senior VP, Human
Resources (Retired)
Thomson
Reuters

Amnon
Rodan

Chairman
Rodan + Fields

John
Seifert

Worldwide CEO,
Ogilvy & Mather

Karen
Seitz

Founder and
Managing Director
Fusion Partners

Melissa
Taub

Kiernan Herner LLP
Partner

Jim
Ziolkowski

Founder & CEO
buildOn

Global Board

Skyler
Badenoch

CEO
Hope for Haiti

Rich
Been

Senior Faculty
Center for Creative
Leadership

Jim
Bell

President, NBC Olympics Production
& Programming

Lee
Cooperman

Founder & CEO
Omega Advisors, Inc.

Cindy
Estrada

Int’l Union, UAW VP & Director, GM Dept. & Women’s Dept.

Jane
Hackney

Managing Director, OCIO:
Strategic Asset Allocation,
State Street

Melissa
McKeithen

Philanthropist

John
Myers

Geoffrey
Norman

EVP (retired)
GE Asset Management

Jim
Reynolds

Founder, Chairman and CEO
Loop Capital

Ryan
Richert

Executive Director of
Global Media
Golin

Trevor
Schauenberg

President & CEO
GE Capital
Corporate Finance

Catarina
Schwab

NPX, Co-Founder & Co-CEO

Keith
Sherin

Boston Board

Leslie
Appleby

Stephen
Coyle

Partner,
Deals Practice, PwC

Don
Epperson

Principal,
Digital Trek

Allan
Hackney

Patrick
McGuinness

SVP & Chief Information Risk Officer, Manulife

Anthony
Ostler

Senior Vice President, Investor Services Americas, State Street

Victoria
Ostler

Loredana
Sandu-Vieil

Global Client Service Partner, Ernst & Young LLP

Karen
Vachon

Chicago Board

Sidney
Dillard

Partner
Investment Banking
Loop Capital Markets

Ellie
Forman

Corporate Community
Relations Manager
Mesirow Financial

Courtney
Gentleman

SVP & Chief Marketing Officer Payment Solutions,
Synchrony

Amit
Gupta

Partner, Advisory/Mgmt.
Consulting/Operations
KPMG LLP

Lori
Nutter

Vice President
Salesforce

Don
Resnick

Partner
Jenner & Block

James
Richards

VP – Audit Staff
GE

Peter
Ricker

Chairman & CEO
MB Real Estate

Kyle
Robbins

Senior Vice President – Tenant Advisory
MB Real Estate

James
Seymour

Senior Managing Director
Capital One
(Board Chair, buildOn Chicago)

Jerry
Zinkula

Managing Director
Allstate Investments

Detroit Board (In Formation)

Kimberly
Hoyle

Director
HamiltonAnderson

PJ
Jenkins

Director of Growth
& Business Development
MIG Construction

LaRon
Johnson

Head of LinkedIn,
Detroit

New York Board

David
Casto

Executive Vice President & Chief HR Officer
Synchrony

Fred
Doss

Co-founder,
Good Circle

John
Gicking

Vice President
Sotheby’s
International Realty

Robert
Green

Brent
Jones

Carla
Jones

Chief of Staff
Thomson Reuters

Vinny
Kiernan

Attorney,
Kiernan Herner LLP

Ralph
Layman

Soenke
Lehmitz

Senior Partner,
McKinsey & Company, Inc.

Eric
Miller

Managing Director
Head, Fixed Income Sales
Credit Suisse

Alexander
Rohan

Managing Director Investment Banking
Guggenheim Securities

Andrea
Valerio

Team Leader, Oxygenates Trading
Mercuria Trading Inc.

Jennifer
VanBelle

Senior Vice President
GE and GE Capital Treasurer

West Coast Board

Larry
Abramson

Partner
PwC

Lori
Bush

Liam
Doyle

Senior Vice President
Salesforce

Camilla
Norman Field

Founder,
Integral Coaching

David
Gunning

Branch Manager
American Pacific Mortgage

Pam
Martinson

Partner
Sidley Austin

Geoffrey
Norman

Khozema
Shipchandler

CFO, Twilio

Brad
Tewksbury

Senior Director
Oracle

Lynne
Zydowsky

President
Zydowsky Consultants

General Counsel

Vinny
Kiernan

Partner
Kiernan Herner LLP

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