Jonas Clark Hall - Clark University

Clark University Board of Trustees

The Corporation 2013-2014

OFFICERS

Peter D. Klein, B.A. '64 Clark University, M.A. '66 Boston College
Chairman
Lloyd Harbor, NY
Retired Real Estate Executive: Home Builder and Commercial Property Owner/Manager, Huntington, NY

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

Steven Swain, B.A. '89 Clark University, J.D. '92 Villanova Law School, M.B.A. '94 George Washington University
Vice Chair
New York, NY
Executive Advisor, Aquiline Capital Partners LLC, New York, NY

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

Julie L. Dolan, B.A. '81 Stanford University, M.B.A. '89 The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Treasurer
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, M.B.A. '94 New York University
New York, NY
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

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

Catherine Dunham, B.A. '67, M.A.'70, Ed.D.'81 Clark University
Westport, MA
Vice President for Resident Services and Community Improvement, Preservation of Affordable Housing, Inc., Boston, MA

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
Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Higher Education, Boston, MA

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

Peter D. Klein, B.A. '64 Clark University, M.A. '66 Boston College
Lloyd Harbor, NY
Retired Real Estate Executive: Home Builder and Commercial Property Owner/Manager, Huntington, NY

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
President and General Counsel, The Clearing House Association LLC, New York, NY
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, The Clearing House Payments Company, New York, NY

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

Jeffrey M. Siegal, B.A. '82 Clark University, M.B.A. Harvard Business School
Portsmouth, RI
Managing Director, Metalmark Capital, New York, NY

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

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
Executive Advisor, Aquiline Capital Partners LLC, New York, NY

Wendi G. Trilling, B.A. '86 Clark University
Los Angeles, CA
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/wreg.com, 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

Dimitry Anselme, B.A. '93 Clark University
Brookline, MA
Director of Program Staff Development, Facing History and Ourselves, Brookline, MA

Robert (Jay) Ash, B.A. '83 Clark University
Danvers, MA
City Manager, Chelsea, MA

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

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 Members

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

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