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EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM

George Nichols III
President and CEO

Gwen Hall, PhD
Executive Vice President and Provost

Todd M. Schoon, JD, CLU®, ChFC®
Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor to the President

Deborah Eskridge Glenn, MA, MSM, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Vice President, Administration, and Chief Human Resources Officer

Stephen J. Grourke, CAP®, CFRE
Senior Vice President, Advancement and Alumni Relations

Edward M. McEvoy, MSM
Senior Vice President, Chief Information and Planning Officer, Information Technology

Mark Montgomery​, CFA®, CPA
Chief Financial and Risk Officer

David Stoeffel, CLU®, ChFC®
Senior Vice President, Business Development

Kirk Trasborg
Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy and Operations Officer

Jared Trexler
Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President

Grady Batchelor, DMgt
Vice President, Institute for Learning Innovation
 

LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Lindsey Allumbaugh
Senior Director, Marketing & Media Relations

Karla Callender, MBA, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Assistant Vice President, Human Resources & Administration

Charles (Tip) Cronin III, CLU®, CAP®
Vice President, Advancement

Sathish Deevi
Assistant Vice President, Data and Analytics, Information Technology

Dave Eurich, MS
Vice President, Business Development

Keith Gatto, Ph.D.
Associate Provost, Faculty and Curriculum; Assistant Professor

Elizabeth Gray, MA, CPC, CSM, CSPO
Assistant Vice President, Learning Experience Design

Nicole Harding
Assistant Vice President, Advancement Services

Sally Hudson​​
Board Liaison and Chief of Staff, Executive Office

Robert Hughes
Vice President, Student Experience

Bryan A. Johnson, MSM, CAP®, CISM
Vice President, Organizational Effectiveness

Alyson Kline
Associate Vice President, Accreditation and Academic Success Planning

Scott L. Berlin, FSA​
New York Life Insurance

Christopher O. Blunt, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®
Fidelity & Guaranty Life

Wallace E. Boston, Ed.D.
American Public University System, Inc.  

George I. Connolly, JD, CLU®, ChFC®
Securian

Susan M. Cooper, MSM, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®, CAP®, RICP®
Prudential

Michael C. Davidson, MSM, CLU®, CAP®

J. Scott Davison, CLU®, ChFC®
OneAmerica

Edward G. Deutschlander, CLU®, CLF®
North Star Resource Group

Matt Foran
StoicLane, Inc.

 

R. David Fritz, Jr., CLU®
Executive Benefits Network

Timothy J. Gerend, JD
Northwestern Mutual

Randall H. Harbert, CLU®
State Farm

Salene Hitchcock-Gear, JD
Vice Chair
Prudential

John M. Howard
Board Chair
BB&T

Michael V. James
NFP Life Solutions

Michelle D. Johnson
Lt Gen United States Air Force (Ret)

Rodger K. Johnson, MSFS, ChFC®, CLU®, CFP®, CAP®
Johnson Financial Group

 

Fred H. Jonske, FSA
Insurex

Cheri Lytle
JP Morgan Chase

George Nichols III
(Ex Officio)
The American College of Financial Services

Knut A. Olson, CLU®
National Guardian Life

Kristi Martin Rodriguez 
Nationwide Financial 

Michael "Mickey" Rosenzweig, CLU®, ChFC®
Rosenzweig Financial Services

Todd M. Schoon, JD, CLU®, ChFC®
(Ex Officio)
The American College of Financial Services

Frederick J. Sievert
New York Life (Ret)

 

Peter C. Browne, LUTCF®
PRB Wealth Management

Andrew J. Bucklee, CLU®, ChFC®, CFP®
Lincoln Financial

Mike Corey, LUTCF®
MJC Venture, Inc.

Patrick Corey
The Corey Search Group

Howard B. Cowan, CLU®, ChFC®
Cowan Financial Group

Louis P. DiCerbo II, LUTCF®, CLU®, ChFC®
DiCerbo P.C.P. and Associates, Inc.

John DiMonda, CLU®, ChFC®
Lincoln Financial

Anthony J. Domino, Jr. MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®
Associated Benefit Consultants, LLC

Harris Fishman, CLU®, ChFC®
MassMutual

Lee M. Gammill, Jr., CLU®

 

Nic Gorey
Rocketer

Joseph W. Jordan​

Gloria LaGrassa, CLU®, ChFC®

Paul A. LaPiana, CFP®
MassMutal

Leon L. Levy, CLU®
Leon L. Levy & Associates

Richard A. Liddy, CLU®
General American Life

Eugene F. LoVasco, JD, CPA, CLU®
Lovasco Consulting Group

James J. Meehan, MSM​
1847 Financial

James A. Mitchell, CLU®, ChFC®
IDS Life Insurance Company

Robert B. Plybon, CLU®, ChFC®
Plybon & Associates, Inc.

J. Greg Reber
Pacific Life

 

M. “Mark” Michael Rooney, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®
Equitable

Albert J. (Bud) Schiff, CAP®, CLU®, RICP®
Alvarez & Marsals

Jayne N. Schiff, MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, REBC®, CAP®, ChHC®
Schiff Benefits Group, LLC

Mike Scovel,  MSM, CLU®, ChFC®
New York Life

Aaron Seurkamp​
Protective Life Insurance Co.

Joel A. Shapiro, MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®
Bartmon, Shapiro and Associates, Inc.

Joseph Sparacio, LUTCF®, CLU®, CLF®
MassMutual

Paul E. Vignone, JD, CLU®, ChFC®, LLM
Penn Mutual

William B. Wallace, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®

 

John Shull, MA, ChFC®
President
Meridian Leadership Coaching 

Scott A. Winslow, MSFS, ChFC®, CLU®, RICP®, AEP®, CCFC
Vice President
Nabell Winslow Wealth Management

Michaela Scott, MSFS, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®
Secretary
Borislow Insurance

Amie Agamata, CFP®, RICP®, ChFC®, CLU®
Director of Investments & Planning with Leonard C. Wright’s team at Northwestern Mutual

Leslie Calkins, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®, RICP®, MSFS, CAP®
State Farm

Richard Paul Dodd, ChFC®, CLU®, MSM, CLF®
Northwestern Mutual

Darin S. Fass, CLU®, CLF®
New York Life

Joshua A. Gonzalez, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®
Modern Wealth Strategies

Carolyn Humphrey, RICP®, CLF®
Empowered Financial Strategies

Maurice Miller, Jr., CFP®, ChFC®
Mass Mutual

Angela C. Moloney, CAP®
Catholic Foundation of Michigan

Ray Morrill, CFP®, AEP®
Choreo

Terry E. Parham Jr., CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, WMCP®
Innovative Wealth Building

Jim Petersen, Ph.D., MSM, MSFS, CFP®, CLF®, ChFC®, CLU®, CASL®, RICP®, WMCP®, ChSNC®, CRPC®, CAP®, AEP®, CPMBC
Emeritus Member
The American College

John Rocco, MSFS, CLU®
Emeritus Member
New York Life

Jayne N. Schiff, MSFS, CLU®, ChFC®, REBC®, CAP®, ChHC®, MPS
Emeritus Member
Schiff Benefits Group, LLC 

Krista Spader, MSM, CLU®
State Farm

Stephanie Tsang, CFP®, ChFC®, CPA
North Star Resource Group

Kimberly Turner, Ph.D., MSFS, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, CAP®, AEP®
The Retirement Planning Doctors

Jessie Lee Washington, MBA, RICP®, ChSNC®, AIF
New York Life Insurance Company - Eagle Strategies

Lauren Yamaoka, CAP®
The Fuller Foundation

 

Ross A. Riskin, CPA/PFS, CCFC​
(Chair)
The American College of Financial Services

Matt Aaron, CFP®
Aaron Financial

Kyle Bain
1847Financial

Natalie Cooper
New York Life

Clarisa M. Hernandez, CFP®, ChFC®
North Star Financial 

Alanah Phillips
Lincoln Financial Network

Sahil Punamia
Netflix / The Aspiring Professional

Christopher Seabrook, RICP®
COUNTRY Financial

Robert Westley, CPA/PFS, CFP®
Northern Trust

Ann Yeung
Northwestern Mutual