Corporate Advisory Board

  • The mission of Darden's Corporate Advisory Board (CAB) is to advise and support the School in developing deep and mutually beneficial relationships with global corporations, government partners, foundations and other appropriate organizations. The CAB collaborates with the dean, faculty, staff, students and other Darden boards and councils to fulfill the School's mission by driving and facilitating corporate engagement, providing counsel and feedback, and supporting and advocating for Darden.

    Members 2019-20

    Chair

    Richard C. Edmunds (MBA ’92)
    Principal, Strategy&, PwC

    Vice Chair

    Michelle B. Horn (MBA ’95)
    Chief People Officer & Senior Vice President, SoftBank Group

    Danielle Amfahr
    Director, Strategic Business Development, 3M Company

    Stuart C. Bachelder (MBA ’06)
    Vice President, DaVita Kidney Care

    J. Michael Balay (MBA ’89)
    Managing Director, Wiswell Advisors LLC

    Joseph P. Balog (MBA '88)
    Principal, PwC

    Mazen Baroudi
    Partner, EY

    Kelly Becker (MBA '08)
    Vice President, Power Solutions Division, Schneider Electric

    Mark S. Bower (MBA ’02)
    Partner, Bain & Company

    Kevin C. Clark (MBA ’01) 
    Senior Vice President, Ergobaby

    William S. Cohen (MBA ’07)
    Senior Vice President, U.S. Trust

    Robert E. Collier (MBA ’10)
    President, Danaher (McCrometer)

    Sean M. Corrigan (MBA ’05)
    Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development, The Walt Disney Company

    D. Lynnette Crowder (EMBA ’10)
    Vice President, Total Rewards, WestRock

    Daniel A. Dougherty (MBA '94)
    Managing Director, Barclays 

    Sarita T. Finnie (MBA ’01)
    Vice President, Shopper Marketing, Bayer Consumer Health

    Joseph B. Folds (MBA ’91)
    Vice President, Strategy, Business Development and Supply Chain, Global Biscuits and Snacks,
    The Campbell Soup Company 

    Theresa O. Frankiewicz (MBA '87)
    Vice President, CC Industries Inc. and Crown Community Development

    Ivy L. Ghatan (MBA ’09)
    Senior Account Executive, LinkedIn   

    Sunil K. Ghatnekar (MBA ’92) 
    CFO, Prescient

    S. Caribou Honig (MBA/JD '96)
    Cofounder, QED Investors

    Marcien B. Jenckes (MBA ’98)
    Executive Vice President, Consumer Services, Comcast Cable

    John B. Jung Jr. (MBA ’84)
    Senior Managing Director, BB&T Capital Markets

    Harry A. Lawton III (MBA ’00)
    President, Macy's 

    Jason P. Lund (MBA ’06)
    President, Fortive (Global Traffic Technologies & ANGI Energy Solutions)

    Bonnie K. Matosich (MBA ’92)
    Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer, Submittable

    H. Whit McGraw IV (MBA ’07)
    Managing Director and Americas Regional Market Leader, S&P Global Market Intelligence 

    Fernando Z. Mercé (MBA ’98) 
    President and CEO, Nestle Waters North America

    L. Michael Meyer (MBA ’92) 
    General Partner, Middlegame Ventures

    Diem Nguyen (MBA ’01)
    Executive Vice President, Biopharma Partnerships, PPD LLC

    Ann H. S. Nicholson (MBA ’01)
    Division Vice President, Investor Relations, Corning 

    Abby A. Ruiz de Gamboa (MBA ’04)
    Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP

    Joseph V. Schwan (EMBA ’13)
    Deputy General Counsel, Baxter International Inc. 

    Colin P. Smyth (MBA ’04)
    AVP Global Marketing Strategy, MetLife

    Thomas J. Steenburgh
    Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Residential MBA Program, University of Virginia Darden School of Business

    Scott A. Stemberger (MBA ’04) 
    Senior Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group

    Eric M. Swanson (MBA ’08)
    Category Leader, Video Games, Amazon.com

    Edward W. Valentine (MBA ’93)
    Managing Director, Harris Williams & Co.

    Gerrud Wallaert (TEP '18)
    Senior Vice President, Engineering US, E.ON

    Steven D. Williams (MBA ’06)
    Managing Director, Strategic Corporate Finance, Delta Air Lines Inc.

    Gary R. Wolfe (MBA ’92) 
    Managing Director and Co-head of the Leveraged Finance Group, Wells Fargo Securities