The Dean’s Advisory Council is comprised of dedicated alumni and parents who promote the students, faculty and programs of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

The Council supports the Dean’s initiatives by offering guidance and insight to College staff, generating interest and stimulating support for the College among their professional and personal networks, and presenting ideas and strategies for the Dean’s consideration.

Thomas Attridge

Thomas Attridge '14 CLAS
Director of Southeast Production, Standard Communities

Stephanie Capello

Stephanie Capello ’97 CLAS
Executive Director, Peter's Place

Bobby Cho

Bobby Cho '07 CPS
Co-managing Owner,
Gotham FC

Mike Crawford

Michael Crawford '90 VSB
Co-Founder and Managing Partner,
enTrust Wealth Advisors

Shannon Dresch

Shannon Dresch '02 CLAS
Head of Core Programs for Global Banking and Markets Public Compliance,
Goldman Sachs

Charlie Ferraro

Charles Ferraro '90 VSB
Partner, United Talent Agency

The College seal.

Margaret (Peg) Forster '89 CLAS
Founder and CEO, Millennium Medical Education Resources

Jay Galeota

Jay Galeota '88 CLAS
President and CEO, Kallyope

Dave Greason

Walter “Dave” Greason, PhD, ’95 CLAS
DeWitt Wallace Professor and Chair, Department of History, Macalester College

Robert Hawkey

Robert W. Hawkey '69 CLAS
Founder, President and CEO (retired 2014), Neapco Holdings LLC

Joyce Hunter

Joyce Hunter ’76 CLAS
CEO, Vulcan Enterprises LLC

Georgette Kiser

Georgette Kiser '92 MS
Independent Advisor, private equity and venture capital firms

Donald Kurz

Donald R. Kurz P '08, P '11
President, Keystone Shipping Company

Holly Lawson

Holly Lawson '91 CLAS
Owner, HHL Design

Amy Lepre

Amy Lepre '98 CLAS
Former Catering Sales Manager

Margaret McCarvill

Margaret McCarvill '73 CLAS, Chair
President, MMM Consulting

Matthew O'Malley

Matthew O'Malley '92 CLAS, '06 MBA 
US Country Manager and President, Head of East US Zone, AXA XL

Lynne Pagano

Lynne Pagano '87 CLAS
Co-founder, COO and Community Manager,
The Co-Co

Susan Parkes-Cirignano

Susan Parkes-Cirignano '86 CLAS
SVP Marketing, a360Media

The College seal.

E. Andrew Southerling '90 CLAS
Partner, McGuireWoods

Christopher Spagnuola

Christopher Spagnuola '92 CLAS
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Seaview Orthopaedics and Medical Associates

Vanessa Spagnuola

Vanessa Spagnuola '92 CLAS
Attorney, Former New Jersey Assistant Prosecutor

Robert Trainor

Robert J. Trainor, Esq. ’68 CLAS
Senior of Counsel, Covington and Burling, LLP

Brian Wynne

Brian Wynne '86 CLAS, P '20
CEO, Acosta