Dean's Advisory Board
The Dean's Advisory Board is a unique leadership forum dedicated to helping make the College of Business and Economics the premier business school in Southern California.
Through its visionary guidance, this Board is committed to ensuring that the College's curriculum, programs, and activities relate to the most current business trends the corporate community faces in this new era of unprecedented risk, change and opportunity.
Membership is limited to top executives including Chairmen, Chief Executive Officers, Presidents and Managing Partners. Board members contribute their expertise to the College's annual strategic plan and promote the College's preeminence as it educates, challenges, mentors and nurtures the business leaders our future demands.
"We are most grateful to our Board members for their visionary leadership and generous contributions in support of educational excellence in the College of Business and Economics. The Board's investment in the College helps fund student scholarships, enhance student programs, and provide valuable resources for faculty research and recruitment."
Anil K. Puri
Dean of Mihaylo College of Business and Economics
|Cindy Ayloush||President and Chief Financial Officer
|K.P. "Bala" Balkrishna 78||President & Chief Executive Officer
Commercial Bank of California
|John Belli||Managing Partner
Ernst & Young
|Chris Callero||President and Chief Executive Officer
|Kevin Costner ’78||President
|Bryan Fitzpatrick ’78||Managing Partner
|Paul Folino||Chairman of the Board
|Frank Greinke||Chief Executive Officer
|James Gutmann ’80||Partner
Wood Gutmann & Bogart
|David Hirz ’96||Chief Executive Officer
Smart and Final Holdings Corporation
|Clark Jones||Vice President, Finance Global Marketing,
Worldwide Sales and Travel Operations, WDPRO, Public Affairs
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts
|Knute Kurtz||Orange County Managing Partner
|Robert Lucenti||Managing Partner
|Debra Luther 80||President
Exceptional Restaurant Company
|Steven Mihaylo 69||Chief Executive Officer
|Joseph Moderow ’70||Senior Vice President and General Counsel (Retired)
|Anand Nallathambi||President and Chief Executive Officer
|Scott O’Brien ’77||President
|Dennis Parrott||Managing Partner
|Thomas D. Phelps||
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
|Kim Redding '80||Chief Executive Officer
Brookfield Investment Management, Inc.
|Frank Robitaille||Executive Vice President
|Dean Samsvick ’81||Partner
|Ernie Schroeder '67||President & Chief Executive Officer
Schroeder Management Co.
|Dan Struve '71||Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Helpmates Staffing Services
|James Woods ’67||Chairman Emeritus and Retired Chief Executive Officer