Board of Visitors

Board of Visitors Allegheny EconomicsThe Board of Visitors is an advisory body for the faculty and staff who lead the Department of Economics’ Center for Business and Economics and Business Economics Program.  The Department of Economics considers the Board of Visitors advisory group to be a powerful asset for students and faculty alike.

CBE Board of Visitors meetings are supported by the Earl W. Adams, Jr. Endowment, established by Allegheny College Trustee William H. Brown, Jr., Allegheny Class of 1980, in honor of Professor Earl William Adams, Jr.  –  teacher, mentor and friend.

The active membership includes:

Chris Allison ’83
Allegheny Trustee
Chairman and CEO (ret.)
Tollgrade Communications, Inc.
Gregory S. Antoun ’73
President (ret.)
ChipBlaster, Inc.
Thomas Chen ’89
Senior Managing Director, Investment Banking
Guggenheim Securities, LLC
Barrie Christman ’74
Chairman, President & CEO (ret.)
Principal Bank and Principal Trust Company
Jennifer Daurora ’99 
Allegheny Trustee
Director of Business Development
McGinnis Sisters Special Food Stores
Jonathan Drescher ’84
Senior Vice President of Project Development
Durst Organization
Gary Elliott ’72
Allegheny Trustee
Independent Marketing Consultant
Co-Founder, The Rising Tides Group
Mary Finlay ’80
Professor of Practice
Simmons College
Don Goldstein
Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics
Allegheny College
James Haas ’95
Medical Claims Process Leader
Progressive Insurance
Mark Hanson ’83
Vice Chair, CBE Board of Visitors
Senior Vice President
Freddie Mac
Terry Hartford ’81
Allegheny Trustee
Vice President
ATI Defense
Natalie Taaffe Hoffman ’68
Managing Partner
Linden Partners
Kathy Kohler ’79
Chair, CBE Board of Visitors
Head of International Privacy Risk
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Linda Krzykowski ’81
Assistant Vice Provost for Student Engagement
University at Albany
H. Sean Mathis ’65
Founding Partner
New Centurion Capital Partners LLC
Paul Marcela ’78
President and Managing Director
Governance Partners Group, LLC
Sam Moss
Senior Director of Finance
East Lake Foundation/CF Foundation
President, Impact Advisory Services
Jerome Nelson ’83
Allegheny Trustee
Founding Partner
Carnegie Steel Partners
Noelwah Netusil ’86
Stanley H. Cohn Professor of Economics
Reed College
Kyle O’Connor ’03
Chief Executive Officer
Jerry O’Dwyer ’88
Deloitte Consulting LLP
James Spalding ’80
Sr. V.P., Asst. Sec. & Gen. Council (ret.)
Vanguard Health Systems, Inc.
Roger Tufts ’76
Senior Economic Advisor
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

The Emeritus membership includes:

William Demchak ’84
President and CEO
PNC Financial Services Group
Thomas St. Clair ’57
Chief Financial Officer (ret.)
Phelps-Dodge Corp.