Advisory Council

The Center for Business Analytics (CBA) Advisory Council is a senior-level, invitation only forum that assists CBA leadership in connecting analytical theory to analytics practice. Membership in the Advisory Council is an ongoing educational experience and a forum for executive networking. Advisory Council members identify analytics internship and job placement opportunities for Villanova students, assist with the identification and delivery of analytics consulting projects, and provide guidance on the content of the speaker, workshop and analytics roundtable programs offered by the Center for Business Analytics.

Advisory Council members as of March 24, 2014 are:

Mark Alden
Vice President, Utility Oversight and Integration
PECO Energy Company

L. Gene Alessandrini ’86 COE
Senior Vice President, Marketing
PPL Corporation

Ronald Baumann ’05 EMBA
Senior Vice President and General Manager
Harrah’s Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack

Thomas Bertels
Partner and Life Sciences Practice Leader
Valeocon

Ryan Caplan
CEO
ColdLight Solutions, Inc.

Ronald Cline
Senior Vice President, Marketing
Bank of America

Thomas Coghlan
Business Fellow and Associate Director
Center for Business Analytics

George Diehl '70 COE
Retired Global Director Process Management
Air Products & Chemicals

Howard Fields
Programs Executive, North America Business Analytics & Optimization
IBM Corporation

Stephen Fugale '81 VSB
Chief Information Officer
Villanova University

Matthew Liberatore, PhD
Director
Center for Business Analytics

Peter Longo '70 VSB
President, Logistics & Operations
Macy's

Michael Lowenstein ’64 VSB
Thought Leadership Principal
Beyond Philosophy Inc.

William Mc Bride '96 VSB
Senior Manager, Financial Planning and Analysis
Campbell Soup Company

Roland Mosimann
CEO
AlignAlytics

Paul Mullen '91 A&S
Director, Global Analytics and Business Intelligence
Janssen Healthcare Innovation (Johnson & Johnson)

Andrew Pelcin
Vice President, Global Analytics
Aramark

Anthony Reynolds
COO, Solutions Go-To-Market
SAP America, Inc.

Michael Russomano ’79 VSB
Chief Global Commercial Officer
Wyeth Nutrition, A Nestlé Business

Craig Sanders ’90 VSB
President
Enfathom, a Northhighland company

Jim Sweeney
President
DSS

Michael L. Zubey ’01 MBA
Managing Director, Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences Advisory Practice
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP