ADVISORY COUNCIL

David Aglira
Partner
KPMG

Glenn E. Alba ’94 VSB
President
Opterra Capital

Richard T. Aljian ’88 A&S
Partner
Merion Realty Partners

Greg Becker '88 VSB
Senior Managing Director, Valuation & Advisory
Newmark Knight Frank

Michelle Bennett
Executive Vice President
Newport Capital Group

Kenneth G. Browne ’89 VSB
Partner 
Urban Development Partners, LLC

Stephen J. Butte ’84 VSB ’94 MT
Partner
Bluewater Industrial Partners

Ian Christ '04 VSB
Executive Director
PGIM Real Estate

Chris Cobb '03 VSB
Chief Investment Officer
Bonaventure

James A. Cowan ’89 VSB
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley

Edward J. DaCosta ’81 VSB
Executive Vice President

CB Richard Ellis

Gordon Daniels '18, '19 PA
Principal
Land Services USA, Inc.

Daniel M. DiLella ’73 VSB (Chair)
President & CEO
Equus Capital Partners, Ltd.

Daniel Fanelli '05 VSB
Vice President
Brookfield Asset Management

Joseph J. Garibaldi IV 
Managing Director, Capital Markets 
Jones Lang LaSalle

Jeffrey M. Glackin
Executive Director
Ernst & Young LLP

Christopher P. Haley ’90 VSB
Principal
Palladian Realty Capital

Mike Hogentogler ’10 VSB
COO
LCOR, Inc.

Andrew M. Ioannou '96 VSB
EVP, Finance & Acquisitions
Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust

Michael J. Jones ’85 VSB
Managing Director, Head of Securitized Product Sales
Nomura Securities International, Inc.

Katie Kennedy ’06 VSB
Vice President
Capital One Bank

Edward A. Liva VSB PA ’09, ’10, '12, '17
Director of Graduate Tax Program, Villanova Law School
Villanova University

Peter Lloyd '92 VSB
CFO, CCO
Milestone Partners

Albert L. Lord III '19 PA
Founder and CEO
Lexerd Capital Management LLC

Richard S. Lyon ’78 VSB
Executive Vice President, Commercial Real Estate
Capital One Bank

John Mambrino '85 VSB
Executive Managing Director
Savills Studley, Inc.

Matthew McDevitt
Partner
Transwestern

James P. Meehan ’71 VSB
President
RealMarq Corporation

Jeffrey J. Milanaik ’15 PA
CEO – Managing Member 
CrownPoint Group, LLC

Jonathan Miniman '01 VSB
Principal
CBRE Clarion Securities

Samuel J. Morreale ’81 VSB
Founder & Managing Partner
Vision Real Estate Partners

Brian Moses '88 VSB
Senior Director, Issuer & Client Relationship Management
S&P Global Ratings

Thomas M. Mulroy ’85 VSB
Chairman & CEO
T-REX Capital Group, LLC

Daniel F. O’Dea ’75 VSB
President
Delphi Affordable Housing Group, Inc.

Matt Orosz ’06 VSB
Vice President
Hanover Capital Partners

Dominic Paragano ’80 VSB
President
Paragano Real Estate Management

Paul A. Pearson ’77 VSB
Principal
Pearson Partners, Inc.

Chuck Peterson '02 VSB
Vice President- Commercial Lines
Peterson Insurance Services

Steve Rado ’94 VSB
Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

William J. Sales ’67 VSB
President
Tishman Realty Corporation

Jessica M. Scully, CPM ’96 LAS
President
Scully Company

Gary Silvi
President
Vesper Property Group LTD

Jeff Steigerwalt
President
Essa Bank & Trust

John Strzalka '04 VSB
Chief Operating Officer
Ibis Development Group, LLC

Jeffrey A. Taschler
Co-Founder and Chief Information Officer
Ladder Capital Finance, LLC

Mark Thomson '05 VSB
Senior Managing Director & Head of Philadelphia Office
JLL

Joseph F. Tufariello ’87 VSB
Managing Director, Real Estate Capital Markets
Wells Fargo Bank

James P. Vesey ’81 VSB
Principal
Vesey Capital

Ketan Vora '18 PA
Principal
Edgewater Advisors LLC

Wally Zimolong '99 VSB
Partner
Zimolong LLC

The Nova Next Council is a group of young and ambitious members of the Villanova real estate community who provide strategic guidance on the Center’s mission, activities, curricula and professional development opportunities. 


Daniel M. DiLella Center for Real Estate
Villanova School of Business
800 East Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085
(610) 519-4476
vsb.realestate@villanova.edu

Shawn Howton, PhD
Faculty Director
shawn.howton@villanova.edu

Jessica Taylor
Director
jessica.taylor@villanova.edu

Benjamin Scheick
Associate Professor & Associate Department Chair
benjamin.scheick@villanova.edu

Charlie Davidson
Assistant Professor of the Practice
charles.davidson@villanova.edu

Carly Gulasarian
Program Administrator
carly.gulasarian@villanova.edu

Tony Ziccardi
Center Fellow
anthony.ziccardi@villanova.edu