Executive Advisory Council

The Executive Advisory Council at the Donald R. Tapia School of Business assists the Dean and his leadership team in strategic planning, refinement of short and long-range goals, strengthening business community outreach and service, and sharing business expertise. The Council's members serve as an advisory body on many aspects of the school, its mission and its programs.

We welcome these distinguished members of our inaugural advisory council:

Chad A. Barba

Partner, Audit
KPMG LLP


Jeff Caponigro

President and CEO
Caponigro Public Relations, Inc.


Brian Crowe '96

CFO
Analytic Partners, Inc.


Tony DiBenedetto

Chairman and CEO
Tribridge


Daniel J. Doyle

Chief Human Resources Officer
Beall’s, Inc.


Danny Hunley '92

Vice President, Operations
Newport News Shipbuilding


Richard A. Jacobson, Esq.

International Tax Practice Leader
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC │ Fowler White Boggs


Todd Morris

EVP, Corporate Development and Marketing
Catalina


Russell "Rusty" Murdaugh '88

Vice President, Avnet, Inc. and
Group Financial Officer, Avnet Technology Solutions


J. Patrick Redmond, Jr.

President and CEO
Tervis


Amy Rettig

SVP, Public Policy
Nielsen


Scott Tillesen

VP, Credit and Customer Care - The Americas
Tech Data Corporation


John M. Townsend

Vice President
T. Rowe Price Services, Inc.


Barrie L. VanDevender '80

Vice-President, Sales & Marketing
Axus Technology


Kenneth J. Young

President
Ovations Food Services LP