Board of Trustees Names New Officers
As of Jan. 1, Villanova’s Board of Trustees has new leadership. Justin G. Gmelich '90 VSB, partner and head of Global Markets at King Street Capital Management, has been elected chairperson. Gmelich has served on the board since 2011 and had been vice chair since 2017. He is also a former member of the Villanova School of Business Dean's Advisory Council.
“Justin’s vast professional experience, coupled with a demonstrated commitment to our mission, will serve him well as he takes on this new leadership role,” says University President the Rev. Peter M. Donohue, OSA, PhD, ’75 CLAS.
The board’s other new officers are Beth Mazzeo ’81 VSB, chief administrative officer of Bloomberg LP, who serves as vice chair, and the Rev. Francis J. Doyle, OSA, ’67 CLAS, prior of Bellesini Friary, who is secretary.
“I look forward to working closely with Justin and all of our new officers and board members to build on Villanova’s recent successes and realize our ambitious goals for the future,” says Father Peter.