The External Advisory Board is comprised of Penn State alumni, friends of the college, parents of Scholars, and others committed to the college realizing its mission.
The board convenes twice a year at meetings held on the University Park campus.
Board members demonstrate leadership and commitment to the college through their advice counsel, mentoring students, sponsoring internships and research projects, and personal philanthropy.
President and CEO, S&A Homes, Inc.
CEO, Poole Anderson Construction
Chairman, External Advisory Board
'75 Bus; '83 MBA
Retired Executive Vice President, PNC Bank
Vice-Chairman, External Advisory Board
President and CEO, HealthMarkets, Inc.
Vice Committee Chair, Development
Vice President, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Committee Chair, Development
Chief Marketing Officer, United States Olympic Committee
Dawn Trautman Behnke
Executive Vice President, Pacific Life
Global Portfolio Manager, The Boston Company Asset Management
Partner, Lynch, Gilardi & Grummer
Partner, Morgan Lewis
Retired President and CEO, Sarnoff Corporation
President and CEO, M/A-COM Technology Solutions, Inc.
Chairman of the Board, Sensus
Richard Dandrea, Esq.
Partner, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott
William Donato Jr.
President and Chief Operating Officer, Safegard Group, Inc.
Principal, Deerfield Management
'12 Bus; '12g Bus
Treasurer, BDR Properties
Retired Vice President, General Electric Company
CEO, SilverLine Athletics
Vice President, Dollar Bank
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Marathon Oil Company
President, Hintz Captial Management
CEO, INTEC Communications
Senior Vice President/General Manager for Government Programs, Medica
Vice President, Global Rewards, Mars
Chief Compliance Officer, Westinghouse Electric Company
Director of Strategic and Operations Analytics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Medical Center
President and CEO, PNC Capital Markets
Managing Director, Alinda Capital Partners
CEO, Phlexglobal, Inc.
Principal, Consumer and Industrial Products Industry Leader, Deloitte Consulting
Chairman, Icagen, Inc.
President, BDR Properties, Inc.
Head of Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Merrill Lynch
Chairman, Sieg Financial Group
Haven Partners, LLC
General Counsel, Cetera Financial Group
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
Owner, Great Point Investors
President and CEO, ZixCorp
Chairman and CEO, Radiology Partners, Inc.
Retired, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley & Co.
Retired Partner, KPMG
Litigation Partner, Seward & Kissel LLP
Money Editor, Thomson Reuters
Analyst, Hintz Capital Management