The College of Business Board of Advisors is a unique group of individuals who generously give their time and talents to our programs, plans and purpose.  They are business leaders, entrepreneurs, visionaries, philanthropists and community activists who have impacted their industries, communities and in some cases, the world, in significant ways. Many are alumni. All are supporters of our mission and goals.

As a group they meet twice annually, but individually there are no time or frequency restraints on their access or contributions in addressing our challenges and opportunities.

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College of Business Board of Advisors

James R. Allen, BOA Chair, Chairman and CEO, Hilliard Lyons, Inc.
Robert C. Ayotte, Retired President & CEO, Saint-Gobain Ceramics and Plastics
Kent Blake, CFO, LG&E-KU Energy
Dale J. Boden, President & CEO, B F Capital, Inc.
James E. Boone, BU’76, President and CEO, CORESTAFF Services
Dana Bowers, Managing Partner, SB Holding Corporation
Mike Bowers, Managing Partner, SB Holding Corporation
Christopher D. Brennan, BU’78, Former President and CEO, Contactual, Inc.
Mac Brown, Vice President, Brown-Forman
Randall J. Bufford, President/CEO, Trilogy Health Services, LLC
Divya B. Cantor, BA, MD, MBA, Senior Clinical Medical Director, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Charles P. Denny, BU’75, GB’80, Regional President & CEO, PNC Bank of Kentucky/Indiana
Emanuel J. “Butch” Eads, BU’80, Chairman, National Parking Lighting Solutions
Terry E. Forcht, BU’59, LA’64, Chairman & CEO, Forcht Group of Kentucky
Kenneth C. Gardner, BU’72, Founder & Executive Chairman, SOASTA, INC.
C. Edward Glasscock, Chairman Emeritus, Frost Brown Todd, LLC
Kathleen Gosser, Director, Breakthrough Training & Readiness, KFC Corporation
Craig D. Grant, Regional President, PNC Bank of Florida
Margaret A. Handmaker, LA’78, Retired Director, Louisville Metro Government
Hood Harris, President-Kentucky, AT&T
GJ Hart, President, CEO & Executive Chair, California Pizza Kitchen
Nikki R. Jackson, Vice President and Regional Executive, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Louisville Branch
Charlie W. Johnson, AS’74, Immanuel Realty
Paul “Breck” Jones, Founder and CEO, US WorldMeds LLC
Stuart C. Kirk, Former President, College of Santa Fe
David M. Krebs, Retired President, Humana-Puerto Rico
Martin N. McClelland, President, Regent Investment Management
Diane B. Medley, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, MCM LLP
David C. Moran, BU’80, Executive Vice President, Heinz North America & Global Infant/Nutrition
Robert L. Nardelli, GB’75, Senior Advisor, Cerebus Capital Management, LP
Sean M. O’Leary, GB’95, CEO, EDJ Analytics LLC
Charles A. Osborn, Jr., Chairman, Osborn Enterprises
W. Kent Oyler, III, BU’80, GB’82, President and CEO, Greater Louisville Inc.
James A. Patterson, BU’55, President, Pattco, Inc.
Bruce D. Perkins, Strategic Executive, MCCI Medical Group
W. Earl Reed, III, BU’73,  Chairman of the Board, Springstone and CEO, the Allegro Group
Brad Rives, Retired Chief Administrative Officer, LG& E and KU Energy, LLC
Eddy C. Roberts, Former State President, AT&T Kentucky
Debbie M. Scoppechio, Chairman & CEO, Scoppechio
James C. Shircliff, BU’72, CEO/CIO, River Road Asset Management
Camilla Schroeder, President and Owner, Advance Ready Mix Concrete
Bosworth M. Todd, Jr., Retired Chairman Emeritus, Todd Asset Management, LLC
Daniel C. Ulmer, BU’55, Chairman, Louisville Bats, Inc.
J. Doug Whyte, BU’79, Former President, Dometic Corp’s Americas Operations
Ty Wilburn, BU’74, GB’75, Retired Chairman & CEO, Merit Health Systems, LLC
Thomas A. Wimsett, BU’86, Chairman and Managing Partner, Wimsett & Co., LLC


University of Louisville
College of Business
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Louisville, KY 40292
Phone: (502) 852-6440
Fax: (502) 852-7557


The UofL College of Business is separately accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business). Visit our Accreditation page for details.

University Accreditation:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)



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