Executive Advisory Council

The College of Business Administration (CBA) council of top executives is called the Executive Advisory Council (EAC). The Council’s purpose is to provide advice and counsel on the continuing development of business education at Rider University and to promote and enhance the image and stature of the CBA in the regional and national business communities. Its role is advisory in assisting the deans, other administrators and the faculty in making decision and establishing policies.

Membership on the Board is by invitation. Members are selected on the basis of professional achievements along with their ability and willingness to contribute to the purpose of the Board and mission of the college.

Current EAC Members:

Allen Boston
Title: Retired
Company: Ernst & Young
  Michael Burak
Title: Partner
Company: PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
 Michael A. Church
Title: Founder and CEO
Company: Addison Capital, Inc.
Howard Cohen
Company: EisnerAmper LLP
Stephen Cosgrove
Title: Vice President, Corporate Controller
Company: Johnson and Johnson
Guy Del Grande
Title: President & CEO
Company: Tekmark Global Solutions LLC
 John DeLorenzo
Title: Founding Partner
Company: Trenwest Business Strategy
Jim Drake
Title: COO for Americas Investment Banking
Company: Barclays
  Paul Falkenstein
Title: VP, Product Dev. Processes/Planning
Company: Becton, Dickinson & Co.
Robin Fogel
Title: President
Company: Robin Fogel & Associates
  Ralph Fucci
Title: Chief Operating Officer
Company: Vanguard Direct
 Stephen Gerard
Title: Entrepreneur

Gary Greenberg
Title: Consultant
Company: Gary A. Greenberg, LLC
Linda Herdt
Title: Principal
Company: WC Associates
  Robert N. Herman
Title: Principal
Company: The Herman Group, LLC
Jim Higgins
Title: Senior Vice President, Global Service Delivery
Company: American Express
Bill Kurtz
Title: Chief Financial Officer & Chief Commercial Officer
Company: Bloom Energy 
  Thomas MacManus
Title: President & Chief Operating Officer
Company: ARA Finance
Jon Mills
Title: Vice President
Company: Oracle Corporation
Gary Nath
Title: Founder & Managing Parnter
Company: Nath, Goldberg & Meyer
Barry Pelletteri
Title: Chief Information Officer
Company: New Jersey Turnpike Authority
 Donald K. Pettit
Title: President and Co-owner
Company: Carey, Kramer, Pettit, Panichelli & Assoc., Inc.
 Justin Plunkett
Title: Director, Trade Relations
Company: Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals 

Gregory Senkevitch
Title: CEO
Company: Somerset Property Trust
Ashok B. Shah
Title: Managing Partner
Company: CEPS Consulting, LLC
Deborah Shepherd
Title: Managing Director
Company: Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management
  Larry Smith
Title: VP of Global Supply Chain
Company: Becton, Dickinson & Company
Scotti Smith
Title: President
Company: Results Management Consulting
Michael Spector
Title: Managing Member
Company: Windhoek Healthcare LLC
Title: President and Chief Executive Officer
Company: North Creek LLC
Rachel Lilienthal Stark
Title: Shareholder
Company: Stark & Stark
Les S. Stone
Title: Partner
Company: Accenture
John Tattory
Title: Vice President, Finance
Company: Discovery Laboratories Inc. 
  Dave Tierno
Title: Retired
Company: Ernst & Young LLP
Lisa VanPatten
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Company: Kitara Media
 Blair L. Worrall
Title: Senior Vice President, Ratings Delivery and Data
Company: Moody's Corporation