The MBA advisory board, established in 2002, is an alumni board which focuses exclusively on Tuck's MBA program, providing advice and perspective on issues of importance to the MBA experience.
The board meets twice a year to discuss matters related to the MBA curriculum, the admissions process, student life, career planning, and alumni activities. Its members are prominent business practitioners who offer a perspective based on their experience of Tuck's MBA program and informed by significant expertise in the workforce.
Members for 2016-17
Ann Akichika T'93
COO, Global Equities, Artisan Partners
Errik B. Anderson T'07
President, COO & Co-Founder, Compass Therapeutics LLC
Thomas R. Arnold T'91 P'14
Head of Americas, Real Estate, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
Darci Darnell Bolenbaugh T'00
Partner, Bain & Company
Alastair M. Borthwick T'93
Head of Global Commercial Banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Inc.
Michael A Carusi T’93
General Partner, Lightstone Ventures
Gordon J. Coburn T'90
President, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp.
Diane Daych T'85
Partner, Apple Tree Partners
Alexander A. Dichter T'99
Director, McKinsey & Company
Deirdre Marlane Findlay T'00
Director, Hardware Consumer Marketing, Google, Inc.
Peter J. Friedman T'03
Managing Partner, Five by Five Capital
John B. Hill T'95
President & CEO, Calpine Corporation
Allison Polley Hirsch '89 T'98
Former Director, Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc.
Roger C. Hochschild T'90
President & COO, Discover Financial Services
Amy E.B. Houston T'97
Managing Director, Management Assistance and Administration, Robin Hood Foundation
Michael E. Koester T'99
Partner and Managing Director, Goldman Sachs & Co.
Helen W. Kurtz T'97
VP, Yoplait, General Mills, Inc.
Todd T. Liker T'00
Managing Director, Oaktree Capital Management, L.P.
Mark D. Mandel T'94
Director, Global Industry Research, Wellington Management Company, L.L.P.
Dan Myers T'95
General Partner, Crosslink Capital
Charles W. Newton T'97
Managing Director and Co-Head of Healthcare Investment Banking in the Americas, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Theodore E. Niedermayer T'88 P'17 (Chair)
EVP & CFO, The Fitch Group
Matt Rightmire T'96
Managing Director, Borealis Venture Management, L.L.C.
Michael T. Sload T’89
VP & GM, Global Personal Care, Colgate Palmolive Company
Karl A. Spielmann T'97
Portfolio Manager and Partner, Silvaris Capital Mangement
Yancey L. Spruill T'97
COO/CFO, SendGrid, Inc.
E. Langley Steinert T'91
Founder & CEO, CarGurus, L.L.C.
Marco A. Tablada T'98
Managing Director, Lone Pine Capital, L.L.C.
Ex Officio Members
The Paul Danos Dean; The Earl C. Daum Professor of International Business, Tuck School of Business
Sally O. Jaeger
Assistant Dean and Director of the MBA Program, Tuck School of Business
Associate Dean for the MBA Program, Tuck School of Business