Advisory Council

cba advisory panel

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 1, 2018 are:

Mark Alden
VP & Chief Grid Officer
Exelon Utilities

Peter Armstrong '91 VSB
Vice President, Enterprise Business Intelligence

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

Arup Das ’16 MSA
Chief Executive Officer
Alphaserve Technologies

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

Joe Engel
Client Executive

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

Stephen Fugale '81 VSB
Chief Information Officer
Villanova University

Anne Marie Heil ’80 MA
English Literature
Sr. Director NA Marketing Programs – Healthcare

Sarvath Jones '03 VSB, '12 MBA
Analysis Center Manager
Wawa, Inc.

Matthew Liberatore, PhD
Founding Director
Center for Business Analytics

Paul Melchiorre '83 VSB
Global Customer Officer

John Minalga '16 MSA
Director, Reporting and Analytics

Peter Mooiweer
Chief Data Officer

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 

Bernhard Ritz
Chief Strategist, Database & Data Management Solutions

Daniel Wright, PhD
Faculty Director
Center for Business Analytics

Michael L. Zubey ’01 MBA
Executive Vice President, Life Sciences Strategy
HighPoint Solutions