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 committees include:
- International and special projects
- Capital campaign/development
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
Executive Vice President, Pacific Life
Committee Chair, International & Special Projects
Chief Marketing Officer, ChenMed
Committee Chair, Recruitment & Marketing
President and CEO, HealthMarkets, Inc.
Vice Committee Chair, Development
Vice President, Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Committee Chair, Development
Chief Marketing Officer, United States Olympic Committee
Retired Chairman, R.M. Shoemaker Holdings, Inc.
Global Portfolio Manager, The Boston Company Asset Management
Partner, Morgan Lewis
Former Co-Founder and CEO, Sincerely, Inc.
Retired President and CEO, Sarnoff Corporation
Executive Vice Dean, Weill Cornell Medical College
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
Financial Analyst, Xero
Retired Vice President, General Electric Company
CEO, SilverLine Athletics
Vice President, Commercial Real Estate
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
Managing Director, Willis Towers Watson
Chief Compliance Officer, Westinghouse Electric Company
Director of Strategic Analytics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
President and CEO, PNC Capital Markets
Retired President, Managed Services Sector, Computer Sciences Corporation
Managing Director, Alinda Capital Partners
CEO, Phlexglobal, Inc.
Past Chair, Schreyer Honors College Parents Council
Past Chair, Penn State Parents Council
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
Global Head, Media and Business Innovation, Wipro Technologies
General Counsel, Cetera Financial Group
Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
Financial Expert and Author, Farnoosh, Inc.
Owner, Great Point Investors
President and CEO, ZixCorp
Chairman and CEO, Radiology Partners, Inc.
Litigation Partner, Seward & Kissel LLP
Wealth Editor, Thomson Reuters
Analyst, Hintz Capital Management