Membership Photos & Bios

Robert Barchi

Robert Barchi  —  Piscataway, NJ
Ex Officio
President, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Michael W. Azzara

Michael W. Azzara  —  Ridgewood, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1969
Charter Trustee–2019
Senior Consultant, Foley Proctor Yoskowitz

Rahn K. Bailey

Rahn K. Bailey  —  Winston Salem, NC
Morehouse College, B.S., 1986
University of Texas Medical Branch, M.D., 1990
Charter Trustee-2020
Chairman and Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Felix M. Beck

Felix M. Beck  —  West Orange, NJ
School of Business–Newark, B.S., 1949
Graduate School of Management, M.B.A., 1953
Emeritus

Gregory Bender

Gregory Bender  —  South Bound Brook, NJ
School of Engineering, B.S., 1968
Charter Trustee–2018
Senior Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation Engineer, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division

William E. Best

William E. Best  —  Basking Ridge, NJ
North Carolina Central University, B.S., 1973
Charter Trustee–2017
Senior Vice President, PNC Bank

Dominick J. Burzichelli

Dominick J. Burzichelli  —  Gibbstown, NJ
Widener University, M.S.
Cook College, B.A., 1984
Public Trustee–2015
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Rowan College at Gloucester County

John Herbert Carman

John Herbert Carman  —  Mount Desert, ME
Rutgers College, B.A., 1960
Emeritus
Retired

Peter Cartmell

Peter Cartmell  —  Rumson, NJ
Rutgers College, B.S., 1943
Emeritus
Retired, Vice Chairman, First Fidelity Bankcorporation

Mary J. Chyb

Mary J. Chyb  —  North Brunswick, NJ
Douglass College, B.A., 1971
Graduate School of Education, Ed.M., 1973
Emerita
Consultant IT

Kevin J. Collins

Kevin J. Collins  —  Saddle River, NJ
Holy Cross College, B.A., 1961
School of Law–Newark, L.L.B., J.D., 1964
University of Pennsylvania–Wharton School, I.B.C., 1972
Columbia University, M.A., 1995
Emeritus

Hollis A. Copeland

Hollis A. Copeland  —  Ewing, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1978
Public Trustee–2012 (Holdover)
Principal–Institutional StockBroker, Williams Capital Group

Anthony Covington

Anthony Covington  —  Bordentown, NJ
School of Arts and Sciences, B.A., 2015
Student Charter Trustee–2019

Alan M. Crosta, Jr.

Alan M. Crosta, Jr.  —  Randolph, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1986
UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, M.D., 1990
Charter Trustee–2019
Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Morristown Medical Center

Steven M. Darien

Steven M. Darien  —  Bridgewater, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1963
Columbia University, M.B.A., 1966
Charter Trustee–2020
Chairman and CEO, The Cabot Advisory Group LLC

Marisa A. Dietrich

Marisa A. Dietrich  —  Metuchen, NJ
Camden College of Arts and Sciences, 2012
Student Charter Trustee–2017
GSLE Program Specialist, Girl Scouts Central and Southern New Jersey

Carleton C. Dilatush

Carleton C. Dilatush  —  Point Pleasant, NJ
Rutgers College of Agriculture, B.S., 1940
Emeritus
Retired, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Cork Co.

Mary I. DiMartino

Mary I. DiMartino  —  Lawrenceville, NJ
Douglass College, B.A., 1985
Charter Trustee–2019
Executive Director, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC

Teresa A. Dolan

Teresa A. Dolan  —  Lancaster, PA
Newark College of Arts and Sciences, B.A., 1979
University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, D.D.S., 1983
UCLA School of Public Health, M.P.H., 1987
Charter Trustee–2020
Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer, DENTSPLY International

James F. Dougherty

James F. Dougherty  —  Collegeville, PA
Rutgers College, B.A., 1974
Graduate School–New Brunswick, M.S., 1975
University of Pennsylvania, V.M.D., 1980
Alumni Trustee–2018
Internist and Co-Owner, Metropolitan Veterinary Associates

Norman H. Edelman

Norman H. Edelman  —  New York, NY
Brooklyn College, B.S., 1957
NYU School of Medicine, M.D., 1961
Charter Trustee-2020
Professor of Preventative and Internal Medicine, Core faculty, Program in Public Health, State University of New York at Stony Brook

Robert P. Eichert

Robert P. Eichert  —  Edison, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1978
Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1984
Emeritus
Attorney, Robert P. Eichert, Esq.

Evelyn S. Field

Evelyn S. Field  —  Bridgewater, NJ
Douglass College, A.B., 1949
Graduate School of Education, M.Ed., 1965
School of Communication, Information and Library Studies, M.L.S., 1975
Emerita
Retired, Educational Media Specialist, Somerville Public Schools

Jeanne M. Fox

Jeanne M. Fox  —  New Brunswick, NJ
Douglass College, B.A., 1975
School of Law–Camden, J.D., 1979
Harvard, Kennedy School of Government, State & Local Government Certificate, 1991
Emerita
Retired, Commissioner, New Jersey Board of Public Utilities

Ronald J. Garutti

Ronald J. Garutti  —  Pottersville, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1967
Georgetown University, M.D., 1971
Charter Trustee–2018
Retired, Group Vice President and Head, Global Regulatory Affairs, Schering-Plough

Ronald W. Giaconia

Ronald W. Giaconia  —  Clifton, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1958
Emeritus
Retired

Rochelle Gizinski

Rochelle Gizinski  —  Brick, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1980
Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D., 1983
Emerita
Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey

Evangeline Gomez

Evangeline Gomez  — New York, NY
The Ohio State University, B.A.., 1998
School of Law-Newark, J.D., 2003
Alumnae Trustee-2020
Of Counsel, Fahy Choi, LLC

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Diana Gonzalez– North Bergen, NJ
Graduate School of Education
Graduate Student Representative-2016

Leslie E. Goodman

Leslie E. Goodman  —  Naples, FL
Rutgers College, B.A., 1965
Graduate School of Management, M.B.A., 1970
School of Law–Camden, J.D., 1980
Emeritus
Chair, The Eagle Group, Inc.

M. Wilma Harris

M. Wilma Harris  —  Springfield, NJ
Douglass College, B.A., 1966
University of Pennsylvania, M.G.A., 1971
Charter Trustee–2016
Retired, Vice President, Human Resources, Prudential

Carleton A. Holstrom

Carleton A. Holstrom  —  Pipersville, PA
University of Wisconsin, B.S., 1957
Graduate School–New Brunswick, M.A., 1962
Emeritus

Frank B. Hundley

Frank B. Hundley  —  Flemington, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1986
University of California, Berkeley, M.B.A., 1991
Alumni Trustee–2021
Vice President/Wealth Management Advisor, Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.

Paul B. Jennings

Paul B. Jennings  —  Piscataway, NJ
Rutgers College, B.S., 1945
New York University College of Medicine, M.D., 1948
Emeritus
Retired, Chairman Emeritus, Department of Medicine, St. Peter's Medical Center

Nimesh S. Jhaveri

Nimesh S. Jhaveri  —  Kildeer, IL
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, B.S., 1990
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management, M.B.A., 2008
Alumni Trustee–2017
Executive Director, Transforming Community Pharmacy, Walgreen Co.

Roberta Kanarick

Roberta Kanarick  —  Montville, NJ
Douglass College, B.A., 1964
Montclair University, M.A., 1975
Graduate School of Education, Ed.D., 1992
Charter Trustee–2018
Educational Consultant

Tilak Lal

Tilak Lal  —  Weston, CT
School of Engineering, B.S., 1984
Georgia Institute of Technology, M.S., 1986
Columbia Business School, M.B.A., 1997
Alumni Trustee–2017
Managing Director, Risk Management, K2 Advisors

Robert A. Laudicina

Robert A. Laudicina  —  Singer Island, FL
Rutgers College, B.A., 1963
Graduate School-New Brunswick, M.A., 1965
Columbia University, Ph.D., 1968
Emeritus
Retired, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ambassador Food Services Corp.

Walter L. Leib

Walter L. Leib  —  Bridgewater, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1951
School of Law–Newark, J.D., 1953
Emeritus
Retired

Richard A. Levao

Richard A. Levao  —  Stockton, NJ
Rutgers College, A.B., 1970
The Cornell Law School, J.D., 1973
Emeritus
President, Bloomfield College

Jennifer Lewis-Hall

Jennifer Lewis-Hall  —  Metuchen, NJ
Douglass College, B.A., 1985
Northwestern University, M.S., 1986
Charter Trustee–2021
Broadcast Journalist, Radio Host, Television and Media Expert, President and Founder, The Journey Productions, LLC

Debra Ann Lynch

Debra Ann Lynch  —  Flemington, NJ
Douglass College, B.S., 1979
Fairleigh Dickinson University, M.A., 1982
Seton Hall University, Ph.D., 1999
Charter Trustee–2018
Director of Psychology, Hunterdon Developmental Center

Rashida V. MacMurray-Abdullah

Rashida V. MacMurray-Abdullah  —  Washington, DC
University of Virginia, B.S., 1995
University of Virginia, M.E., 1997
School of Law–Newark, J.D., 2002
Charter Trustee–2017
Core and Forensics Senior Manager, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, LLP

Amy B. Mansue

Amy B. Mansue  —  Hightstown, NJ
University of Alabama, B.S., 1986
University of Alabama, M.S.W., 1987
Charter Trustee–2019
President and Chief Executive Officer, Children's Specialized Hospital, NJ

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Christina G. McGinnis  —  Ringwood, NJ
School of Arts and Sciences
Student Representative–2016

Robert E. Mortensen

Robert E. Mortensen  —  Philadelphia, PA
School of Education, B.S., 1963
Alumni Trustee–2016
Chief Executive Officer, Rift Valley Railways (Uganda); Board President, Board of Directors, The Philadelphia Singers and Principal, R.E. Mortensen Associates (Transportation Consultants)

Patricia Nachtigal

Patricia Nachtigal  —  Upper Montclair, NJ
Montclair State University, B.A., 1968
School of Law–Newark, J.D., 1976
New York University School of Law, LL.M., 1982
Emerita
Retired, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Director, Ingersoll-Rand plc

Gene O'Hara

Gene O'Hara  —  Bonita Springs, FL
University College–Newark, B.S., 1962
Emeritus
Retired, Chief Financial Officer, Prudential Insurance Company of America

Dean J. Paranicas

Dean J. Paranicas  —  Summit, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1973
School of Law–Newark, J.D., 1976
Emeritus
President and Chief Executive Officer of the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey

Daniel J. Phelan

Daniel J. Phelan  —  Moorestown, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1971
Ohio State University, M.A., 1975
School of Law-Camden, J.D., 1980
Alumni Trustee–2019
Retired, Chief of Staff, GlaxoSmithKline and Member, Board of Directors, TE Connectivity

Jose A. Piazza

Jose A. Piazza  —  Belle Mead, NJ
Washington University, B.S., B.A., 1983
University of Rochester, M.B.A., 1985
Charter Trustee–2017
Vice President–Finance Transformation Program, Verizon Services Operations

George A. Rears

George A. Rears  —  Mount Laurel, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1989
Graduate School of Management, M.B.A., 1995
Charter Trustee–2016
Senior Director, Information Technology, Association Headquarters, Inc.

Norman Reitman

Norman Reitman  —  Highland Park, NJ
Rutgers College, B.S., 1932
New York University School of Medicine, M.D., 1936
Emeritus
Emeritus, Cardiology Associates of New Brunswick

James H. Rhodes

James H. Rhodes  —  Westmont, NJ
Camden College of Arts and Sciences, B.A., 1994
Alumni Trustee–2016
Deputy County Administrator, County of Camden

Alejandro Roman

Alejandro Roman  —  Downingtown, PA
Rutgers College, B.A., 1994
University of North Carolina, Kenan Flagler Business School, M.B.A., 2002
Charter Trustee–2016
Relationship Manager, Institutional Client Services, Vanguard

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Asha Samant  —  Livingston, NJ
Govt. Dental College, India, B.D.S., 1966
Govt. Dental College, India, M.D.S., 1971
New Jersey Dental School-Newark, D.M.D., 1981
Faculty Representative–2016
Department Restorative Dentistry, Rutgers School of Dental Medicine

Carole Sampson-Landers

Carole Sampson-Landers  —  Flemington, NJ
Douglass College, B.S., 1969
UMDNJ-Rutgers Medical School, M.M.S., 1974
Temple University Medical School, M.D., 1976
Alumnae Trustee–2020
Director, Global Development, Women's Health, Bayer Healthcare

Sidney D. Seligman

Sidney D. Seligman  —  South Orange, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1971
School of Social Work, M.S.W., 1975
School of Law-Newark, J.D., 1985
Charter Trustee–2019
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, St. Barnabas Health

Richard H. Shindell

Richard H. Shindell  —  Furlong, PA
Rutgers College, B.A., 1957
Charter Trustee–2016
Retired, Vice President, T. Rowe Price Association

Menahem Spiegel

Menahem Spiegel  —  Millburn, NJ
Hebrew University, Jerusalem, B.A., 1967
University of Chicago, M.A., 1973
University of Chicago, Ph.D., 1975
Faculty Representative–2016
Department of Finance and Economics

Susan Stabile

Susan Stabile  —  West Orange, NJ
College of Nursing, B.S., 1984
Seton Hall University, M.S.N., 1994
Alumnae Trustee–2017
School Nurse, Newark Public Schools

Dorothy M. Stanaitis

Dorothy M. Stanaitis  —  Gloucester City, NJ
University College–Camden, B.A., 1982
Emerita
Retired, Children's Program Director, Gloucester City Library

Abram J. Suydam, Jr.

Abram J. Suydam, Jr.  —  Somerset, NJ
Cook College, 1951
Emeritus
Senior Partner, Suydam Insurance Agency, L.L.C.

Kate Sweeney

Kate Sweeney  —  New Brunswick, NJ
Cook College, B.S., 1979
Alumnae Trustee-2020
Senior Vice President - Financial Advisor, Certified Financial Planner, Morgan Stanley

Heather C. Taylor

Heather C. Taylor  —  North Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers College & Rutgers School of Business, B.S., 1989
Charter Trustee–2020
Director, EisnerAmper LLP

Anne M. Thomas

Anne M. Thomas  —  Flemington, NJ
Middlebury College, B.A., 1951
Emerita
Retired, Board Chair, Hunterdon County Democrat, Inc.

Edgar Torres

Edgar Torres  —  Arlington, MA
Rutgers College, B.S., 1985
The American University, M.S., 1987
Academy of Health Sciences/U.S. Army Baylor Program in Physical Therapy, Master of Physical Therapy, 1991
Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, D.Sc., 2007
Alumnus Trustee-2020
Assistant Professor, Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions

Michael R. Tuosto

Michael R. Tuosto  —  North Brunswick, NJ
School of Business, B.S., 1962
Graduate School of Management, M.B.A., 1965
Emeritus
General Manager, Public Affairs, Public Service Enterprise Group

Laurel A. Van Leer

Laurel A. Van Leer  —  East Brunswick, NJ
Cook College, B.S., 1982
Alumnae Trustee-2016
Community Volunteer and Communications Consultant

Lucas J. Visconti

Lucas J. Visconti  —  Princeton, NJ
Cook College, B.S., 1982
Alumni Trustee–2019
Chief Executive Officer, DiversityInc Media LLC

Ronald D. Wilson

Ronald D. Wilson  —  Spring Lake, NJ
Rutgers College, B.A., 1971
Alumni Trustee–2019
Retired, President and Chief Operating Officer, Philadelphia Coca-Cola Bottling Company