CBA Advisory Board

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 June 30, 2020 are:

Timothy Barkdoll ’12 MBA
Senior Vice President, Quantitative Operations Executive, Consumer Optimization
Bank of America

Brian Carolan ’93 VSB
Chief Financial Officer
CommVault Systems

Ron Cline
Head of Marketing Analytics
TD Bank

Frank Codey ’17 MSA

Chief Operating Officer


Arup Das ’16 MSA
Senior Director, Enterprise Automation & Analytics


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

Patrick Farrell ’96 ENG
Senior Director of Analytics
Penn Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System

Greg Gartland  ’94 VSB

Chief Product Officer

S&P Global Market Intelligence

Dennis Johnson ’07 MBA

Chief Financial Officer


Katie Taubar '13 MBA
Manager of Business Insights
Wawa, Inc.

Bernadette Kogler ’87 VSB

Co-founder and CEO


Timothy Krall
Director, Customer Analytics

Dennis Johnson ’07 MBA
Chief Financial Officer

Matthew Liberatore, PhD
Founding Director
Center for Business Analytics

Scott Megill ’07 EMBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Coriell Life Sciences

Paul Melchiorre '83 VSB
Operating Partner

John Minalga '16 MSA
Director, Global Demand Generation

Paul Mullen '91 CLAS
Director, Payer/Provider Insights & Analytics
Janssen Healthcare Innovation (Johnson & Johnson)

Roger O’Donnell ’91 VSB
Global Head of Data and Analytics, Audit 

Cory Shouse
VP, IT Global Commercialization Services and Animal Health

Josh Truppo
Senior Director, Financial Planning and Analysis
Five Below

Michael L. Zubey ’01 MBA
Executive Vice President

Daniel Wright, PhD
Faculty Director

Allyson Daley
Director, Center for Business Analytics

Sharon Ballard
Program Coordinator


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