Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University

Clark University Board of Trustees

The Corporation 2015-2016


Steven Swain, B.A. '89 Clark University, J.D. '92 Villanova Law School, M.B.A. '94 George Washington University
New York, NY
Founder and Managing Partner, Centana Growth Partners, New York, NY

Richard Freeland, B.A. '63 Amherst College, Ph.D. '68 University of Pennsylvania
Vice Chair
Boston, MA
Professor and President Emeritus, Northeastern University

Robert Stevenish
Vice Chair
Norwalk, CT
Retired President and Chief Operating Officer, Modell's Sporting Goods

Linda R. Savitsky, B.A. '70 Clark University
Essex, CT
Owner, LRS Consulting

Julie L. Dolan, B.A. '81 Stanford University, M.B.A. '89 The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Worcester, MA
Vice President for Administration and Finance, Clark University

John L. Foley, B. A. '75 Dartmouth College
Assistant Secretary
Worcester MA
Vice President of Government and Community Affairs and Campus Services, Clark University

Katherine A. Cannon, B.A.'98 Fitchburg State University, M.A.'08 Clark University
Assistant Treasurer
Worcester, MA
Controller, Clark University




Life Member

Sumner B. Tilton, Jr., B.A. '60 Williams College, J.D. '63 Boston University Law School
Worcester, MA
Director and Attorney, FletcherTilton, P.C., Worcester, MA




Term Members

Jason Barnett, B.A. '90 Clark University, J.D. '94 Emory University
Irvington, NY
Vice Chairman and General Counsel, RXR Realty, New York, NY

Andrew T. Brandman, B.A. '91 Clark University
Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, CIT Group, Inc., New York, NY

David H. Chaifetz, B.S. '65 Clark University, J.D. '68 Boston College
Sarasota, FL
Retired Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Praxair, Inc., Fairfield, CT

Rebecca Colin, '89 Clark University, Ph.D. New School for Social Research

Greenwich, CT


Elyse Darefsky, B.A. '79 Clark University
Bloomfield, CT
Application Development Manager, Cigna Corporation, Hartford, CT


Barbara Rabinowitz Dyer, B.A. '73 Clark University
Washington, D.C.
President and CEO, The Hitachi Foundation, Washington, D.C.

Eric P. Epstein, B.A. '89 Clark University, M.S. '90 The Leonard Stern School
Saddle River, NJ
Managing Member, Davidson Kempner Capital Management, New York, NY

Richard M. Freeland, B.A. '63 Amherst College. Ph.D. '69 University of Pennsylvania
Boston, MA
Professor and President Emeritus, Northeastern University

Wolfgang H. Hammes, B.A. '86 University of Trier, M.B.A. '89 Clark University, Ph.D. '93 University of Trier
Boca Raton, FL
CEO The Vangi Group, Boca Raton, FL

Daniel O. Hirsch, B.A. '77 Clark University, J.D. '81 Harvard Law School
Chevy Chase, MD
COO/GC/CCO, Potomac River Capital, LLC, Washington, DC

Lawrence Landry, B.S.B.A. '71, M.B.A. '75 Clark University
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Chairman and CEO, Masterpiece Living, LLC

Vickie H. Riccardo, B.A. '76 William & Mary, J.D. '86 Rutgers Law School
Darien, CT
Retired attorney, former member of the Darien representative town meeting committee , Darien, CT

Steven C. Roberts, B.A. '74 Clark University, J.D./L.L.M. '77 Washington University
St Louis, MO
President and Chief Operating Office, The Roberts Companies, St Louis, MO

Paul Saltzman, B.A. '82 Clark University, J.D. '85 Boston University School of Law
Scarsdale, NY
Vice Chairman, Deutsche Bank Americas Holding Corp.

Linda R. Savitsky, B.A. '70 Clark University
Essex, CT
Executive Director, National Association of State Retirement Administrators, Essex, CT

Robert J. Stevenish, P '86
Norwalk, CT
Retired President and Chief OperatingOfficer of Modell's Sporting Goods, New York, NY

Robert J. Stevenish II., B.A. '86 Clark University
Weston, MA
Managing Director, Global Relationship Management, Citi's Markets Division, Boston, MA

David H. Strassler, B.A.'55 Harvard College, M.B.A. '11 Clark University
Great Barrington, MA
Vice President, Riverside Capital Management, Great Barrington, MA


Theresa M. Strempek, B.A. '79 Clark University, M.A. '89 Columbia University
Pacific Palisades, CA
Independent Developer and Renovator, Pacific Palisades, CA


Steven Swain, B.A. '89 Clark University, J.D. '92 Villanova Law School, M.B.A. '94 George Washington University
New York, NY
Founder and Managing Partner, Centana Growth Partners, New York, NY

Wendi G. Trilling, B.A. '86 Clark University
Los Angeles, CA
Retired Executive Vice President of Comedy Development, CBS, Studio City, CA

Ronald Walter, B.A. '71 Clark University, M.S. '74 Case Western Reserve University
Memphis, Tennessee
President and General Manager, WREG-TV/NC3A/WREG Wireless/, Memphis, Tennessee



Alumni Members

Jennifer R. Abrams, B.A. '91 Clark University, M.A. '92 University of Chicago
New York, NY
Vice President, Global Chaps at Ralph Lauren, New York, NY

Kevin Cherry, B.A. '81 Clark University
Roxbury, MA
South End Community Health Center, Boston, MA

Mona Domosh, B.A. '79, M.A. '83, Ph.D. '85 Clark University
Lebanon, NH
Joan P. and Edward J. Foley, Jr. Professor, Department of Geography at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Ross Gillman, B.A. '81 Clark University, J.D. '85 Cornell University
New York, NY
Partner, Goodwin Procter LLP


Cynthia Michael-Wolpert, B.A. '90 Clark University
Westborough, MA
Human Resources Director, Fidelity


Jodi Reiskind, B.A. '83 Clark University, M.B.A. Manhattan College, J.D. New York Law School
New York, New York
Consultant and Project Manager supporting risk projects around regulatory issues, New York, New York




Honorary Member

George D. DiRado, B.B.A. '50, B.A. '51 Clark University
Santa Barbara, CA
Chairman of the Board, Damark Industries, Inc., Ventura, CA