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:

Jeff Caponigro

President and CEO
Caponigro Public Relations, Inc.

Brian Crowe '96

Analytic Partners, Inc.

Daniel J. Doyle

Chief Human Resources Officer
Beall’s, Inc.

Danny Hunley '92

Vice President, Operations (Retired)
Newport News Shipbuilding

Brad A. Little '98

Regional Vice President, Sales
Direct General Insurance

Todd Morris

President, Catalina U.S.

Russell "Rusty" Murdaugh '88

VP, Financial Planning & Analysis
Avnet, Inc.

Greg Pierce

Vice President
Tribridge Concerto Cloud Services

David A. Pizzo

Market President, West Florida
Florida Blue

J. Patrick Redmond, Jr.

President and CEO

Amy Rettig

SVP, Community Alliances & Florida Site Leader

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

Ovations Food Services LP