Board of Trustees

The board includes forty-four active and 18 emeritus members. Trustees are elected to four-year terms and may serve three consecutive terms (12 years). The Board of Trustees has fiduciary responsibility for the governance of the College. Through its work as a full board and seven committees supervises and monitors the institution’s broad policies. The committees of the Board include: Executive, Academic and Student Affairs, Alumni Affairs and Development, Audit, Budget and Finance, Investment and Trusteeship. The full Board meets three times a year, twice on campus and once off-campus. Committees meet at least three times a year though some meet more frequently to fulfill their responsibilities.

Christian L. Allison ’83 (Chris)

rsz_chris_allison_b_w_2013Former Chairmen and Chief Executive Officer
Tollgrade Communications Inc. (Retired 2005)
Economics Department, Allegheny College

Gladys Mullenix Black ’54

Gladys Mullenix Black '54Retired Executive Vice President
Valley Forge Technical Communications

Edward Joseph Borkowski ’81 (Ed)

Edward Joseph Borkowski '81Chief Financial Officer

Willow W. Brost ’74

Willow Wilcox BrostCivic Volunteer

Mark R. Campbell ’82

Mark R. Campbell '82Partner
Ridge Policy Group

Jennifer Daurora ’99

Daurora_JenniferDirector of Business Development
McGinnis Sisters Special Food Stores


Antonio F. Dias ’86

Dias_AntonioAttorney / Partner
Jones Day


Gary Elliott

Gary ElliottBusiness Consultant

Dr. Mary Feeley (Missy)

Dr. Mary Feeley (Missy)Retired Chief Geoscientist
ExxonMobil Exploration Company

Kim Tillotson Fleming

Kimberly T. Fleming (Kim)President
Hefren-Tillotson, Inc.

Roger Gurner ’63

Gurner_RogerExecutive Vice President


Terrence L. Hartford ’81, P’11, P’13 (Terry)


Senior Vice President
Allegheny Technologies

Judith Thomas Horgan ’68 (Judy)

Judith Thomas Horgan '68President
Child Watch of Pittsburgh

Steven D. Levinsky ’78 (Steve)

Steven D. Levinsky '78 (Steve)Partner
Wellesley Partners

Robert E. McGarity ’80 (Bob)


Senior Director, Compensation
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Human Resources

 Isabelle Moss ’67

Isabelle Moss '67Consultant (self-employed)

James H. Mullen, Jr.

James H. Mullen, Jr.President
Allegheny College

Herbert H. Myers ’61 (Herb)

Herbert H. Myers '61 (Herb)

Christine S. Nelson, ’73 (Chris)

Christine S. NelsonDirector & Senior Advisor
Cornerstone Research, Inc.

Jerome V. Nelson ’83 (Jerry)

Jerome V. Nelson '83 (Jerry)Retired Executive Vice President
International Steel Group

James C. New ’67 (Jim)

James C. New '67 (Jim)Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Aurora Diagnostics, LLC

John Herbert Niles, Jr. ’59, M.D. (Herb)

Herb Niles '59President
Primary Care Women’s Services

Martin Pfinsgraff ’77 (Marty)

Marty Pfinsgraff '77

Yvonne Reed Seon ’59, Ph.D.

Yvonne Seon '59Founding Director, Retired
Bolinga Black Cultural Resources Center
Wright State University

Dag J. Skattum ’84

Skattum '84Partner
TPG Capital

Thomas N. Slonaker (Tom)

Thomas N. Slonaker (Tom)Retired Executive Vice President
First Interstate Bancorp
Retired Special Trustee for American Indians
Department of Interior

Robert L. Smith, Jr. ’73 (Rob)

Robert L. Smith, Jr. '73 (Rob)President/Owner
Acutec Precision Machining, Inc.



John F. Sutphen, ’78

JohnExecutive Vice President/General Counsel
O’Brien & Gere Limited

Eddie Taylor, Jr. ’87

Eddie Taylor, Jr. '87Vice President, Business Development
Oswald Companies


Bruce R. Thompson ’86

Bruce R. Thompson '86Chief Financial Officer
Bank of America

Larry M. Thompson, Jr., ’74 (Larry)

Larry M. Thompson, Jr., '74Retired Chief Operating Officer
Sovereign Bank

James O. Wible ’73 (Jim)

Wible_JimFounder / President
American Colors, Incorporated


 Nancy A. Yovetich ’87

Yovetich_NancySenior Research Scientist
Rho, Inc.


 Douglas F. Ziegler (Doug)

Douglas F. Ziegler (Doug)Senior Vice President,Treasurer and
Chief Investment Officer
– Retired
Erie Indemity Company