Advisory Boards

The various Eccles Advisory Boards are comprised of local, national, and international business leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators including alumni, friends and partners of the school. Serving in an advisory capacity to the dean, the Eccles advisory boards consider and provide input on important strategic choices for the school and its programs, and work to broaden and enhance the school’s reputation around the world.

The advisory boards aim to:

Eccles Advisory Board

Our international board of advisors:

Amy Rees Anderson
Managing Partner and Founder, REES Capital

David Anderson
Investor, DLA Advisors

Paul Beck
Partner, Kalypso

Anne Britt Berentsen
Owner, Hodegos

Mark Brouse
President, Vista Staffing Solutions

Stephen Caine
Partner, Bain & Company

Tom Callanan
Retired/President and CEO, Advantage Worker’s Compensation Insurance Co.

Rob Campbell
President, Wheeler Machinery

Thane Carlston
Managing Director, Moelis & Company

Tom Christofferson
Managing Director, JP Morgan Chase

Ramsay Chu
Managing Director, Global Head of Procurement, Rio Tinto

David Dougherty
Chairman, CEO and Founder, Education at Work

Zeke Dumke
President, Western States Management Corp.

Spencer F. Eccles
Chairman Emeritus, Wells Fargo Intermountain Banking Region

Spencer P. Eccles
Managing Director, The Cynosure Group

Chad England
CEO, C.R. England

Kimo Esplin
CFO and Executive VP, Huntsman Corporation

Matt Eyring
CSIO, Vivint

Christian Gardner
President and CEO, Gardner Company

Bob Garff
Chairman, Garff Enterprises, Inc.

John Garff
CEO, Garff Enterprises

Greg Goff
President and CEO, Tesoro Petroleum Corporation

Clark Ivory
CEO, Ivory Homes

Greg Jackson
Managing Partner, Jackson Park Capital

Greg Kennedy
Senior Vice President – Worldport Operations, Delta Air Lines

Yoshio Kito
President and CEO, Kito Corporation

John Kunzweiler
CEO, M Squared Consulting

Allan Landon
Retired/CEO, Bank of Hawaii

Pierre Lassonde
Chairman of the Board, Franco-Nevada Corporation

Jim Loveland
President and CEO, Xactware

Crystal Maggelet
President & CEO, FJ Management

Bob Marquardt
President, Management Training Corp.

Keith McMullin
CEO, Deseret Management Corporation

Hal Milner
Managing Partner, Kensington Company

Stirling Pack, Jr.

Dino Pappas
Owner, Roofers Supply Inc.

Scott Parker
President and CEO Emeritus, Intermountain Health Care, Inc.

Taft Price
President, TaskEasy

Keith Read
Managing Director, Cerberus Capital Management LLC

Mark Skaggs
Trustee, ALSAM Foundation

Chris Sorensen
SVP & National General Manager, Fidelity Investments

Jim Sorenson
CEO, Sorenson Companies

George Sorenson
Chairman, FE Clean Energy Group

Marilyn Winn Spiegel
Retired President, Wynn Hotels

Kirk Tanner
President, PepsiCo Global FoodService

Anne Taylor
Vice Chairman and Managing Partner, Deloitte.

Andrea Thomas
Senior Vice President, Walmart Stores U.S.

Richard Walje
President, Rocky Mountain Power

Norm Wesley
Former CEO and Chairman, Fortune Brands

Bill Wirthlin
Retired President, First American Title

Dan Woodhead
President, Associated Insurance Services, Inc.

Barbara Zimonja
Owner, Hospitality Consulting Services

School of Accounting Advisory Board
Susan Adams
Director, US Income Tax, Huntsman, LLC

Barbi Anderson
Tax Director, Deloitte Tax LLC, San Diego

Monty Botosan

Kent Bowman
Partner, Tanner LCC

Jonyce Bullock
Partner, Squire

Cleon Butterfield
Senior Vice President & CFO, Utah Housing Corp

Li Chen
Controller, VISTA Staffing Solutions Inc.

Dave Chidester
Rees Capital

Tracy Christman
Partner, EY

Katina Curtis
Sr. Manager, Grant Thornton

Cort Firth
Controller, Workers Compensation Fund

Reyn Gallacher
Assistant Dean, David Eccles School of Business

Emma Gilchrist
Director, Deloitte

Richard Green
Mantyla McReynolds LLC

Mary Kay Griffin
Shareholder, Mayer Hoffman McCann PC

David Jolley
Managing Partner, Ernst & Young LLC

Greg Randall
Office Managing Partner, KPMG

Timothy Kenny
Senior VP & General Auditor, Freddie Mac; Washington DC

Janis Kline
Vice President Finance, Pilot Logistics/Maxum

Cheri Landgren
Owner, Cheri Landgren & Associates

David Lemmon
Board of Directors – energy industry

Kim McReynolds
Managing Partner, Mantyla McReynolds LLC

Stephen Parks
Questar Corporation – Retired

Michael Reichert
Managing Partner, Deloitte, San Jose

Paul Skeen
Audit Partner and Vice President, Eide Bailly

Greg Smith
Tax Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP: Washington DC

Dennis Spackman
Manager, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Stan VanderToolen
Partner, PWC

Henry Vantienderen
President, Van Tienderen Carter Bolander

Allen Westergard
Partner, KPMG: Washington DC Area

Chad Whitehead
Partner-Assurance Services, E&Y: San Diego

Brandon Wilcox
Audit Partner, KPMG: DenverText

Master of Healthcare Administration Community Advisory Board
Dirk Anjewierden
Executive Director, Utah Long-Term Care Association

Scott Barlow
Chief Executive Officer, Central Utah Clinic

Greg Bell
President and CEO, Utah Hospital Association

Penny Brooke
APRN, MS, JD, Professor Emeritus, University of Utah College of Nursing

Bob Cash
KLAS Enterprises, Director of Hospital Relations

Terry R. Collins
Chief Financial Officer, Aspen Valley Hospital

David Entwistle
Chief Executive Officer, University of Utah Hospital

Joseph Horton
Senior Vice President Emeritus, Hospital Operations, Intermountain Healthcare

Rand Kerr
Chief Executive Officer, Lakeview Hospital

Edward Lamb
Western Division President, IASIS Healthcare

Dr. John C. Nelson
Past President, American Medical Association

Ronald Weiss

Scott Parker
President Emeritus, Intermountain Healthcare

Debra Scammon
Ph.D., MHA Program Director, Emma Eccles Jones Professor of Marketing , David Eccles School of Business

Jim Sheets
Chief Executive Officer, LDS Hospital

Jone Koford
Healthcare Advisor, Ennovative Performance Group, LLC

Steve Young
Chief Executive Officer, Salt Lake Veterans Administration Hospital

Kevin Johnson, CEO Administrator, Mountain View HospitalText

Master of Science in Information Systems Advisory Board
Vance Checketts

Tim Jarvis
CIO Carbonite

Debi Mofford

Stephen Hess
CIO, University of Utah IT

Brandon Johnson
Global Technology Operations VP, Goldman Sachs

Pat Meeks
Manager, West Commercial Applications, Williams

Brian Whitmer
CEO, Coughdrop

Dan Anderson
President, Forsythe

David Rasmussen

David Blackburn
Director of IT, David Eccles School of Business

Nhi Doan
Founder, CEO DevPoint Labs

Nick Baguley
Sr. Account Manager, Ampian Staffing

Opportunity Scholars Advisory Board
Kelly Barnett
President, WebBank

Andy Bauman
VP Treasurer, Merrick Bank

Alene Bentley
Customer & Community Manager, Rocky Mountain Power

Barry B. Bowen
First Vice President, USB Financial Services, Inc.

William Bustos
William Bustos Group

Sean Carroll
Managing Director Operations Division and Global Head of Execution and Clearing Operations, Goldman Sachs

Christine Whipple
Intermountain Research and Medical Foundation

Mark Zupon
Executive Vice President, First Utah Bank

Patrick Salazar

Melissa Ceballos
Group Talent Acquisition Manager, Enterprise

Kevin Dansie
VP and Chief Risk Officer, WEX Bank

Mary Draper
Bennion Center/Keener Foundation, The University of Utah

Gunther Fischli
CEO, Construction Capital Source

Nicholas Hintze
Vice President – RM UT Commercial Banking, US Bank

Vincent L. Merrill
Acting CFO, Continental Bank

R.D. Parsons
HR Business Partner, Target Stores

Byron Pollan
Treasurer, CIT Bank

Travis Soto
Senior Director, Financial Operations and IT, Utah Educational Savings Plan

First Ascent Scholars Board
Victoria Cabal
First Ascent Scholars Program Director, Eccles School of Business

Helen Cardon
Jeff and Helen Cardon Foundation

Jeff Cardon
CEO Wasatch Advisors & Jeff and Helen Cardon Foundation

Vicki Overfelt
Director of the Salt Lake Shambhala Meditation Group & MBSR Instructor

Mark Parker
Associate Dean, Programs, Eccles School of Business

Heidi Woodbury
Assistant Dean, External Relations, Eccles School of Business

University of Utah Business Alumni Association Board (UUBAA)
Bryce Akagi
Decision Support Manager Intermountain Healthcare

Bobbi Alexandrova
Director, Software Development Domo

Samantha Austin
Sales Operations Manager, Henriksen-Butler

Greg Boyce

Jill Briggs
Tax Director, PwC

David Burnett
President, DJB Gas

Mike Caggiano
Manager, Virtustream (Dell)

Patrick Call
VP Manufacturing and Operations, Streamline Manufacturing

Josh Cameron
CFO, Crest Financial

Jonathan Campbell
Vice President, Sales and Rental Wheeler Machinery Co.

Adam Campbell
CFO, HouseMaster

Amy Caputo
Realtor, Century 21 Real Estate

Spencer Carver
AVP of SEG Development, Mountain America Credit Union

Steve Caten
Sales Operations Specialist, Adobe

Stephen Chou
CEO, Bastion Technologies, LLC

Zack Clark
Managing Consultant, Five Degrees Consulting

Stephanie Cooley
Financial Reporting Manager II, Zions Bancorporation

Neal Courtney
CEO, Cookie Cutters

David Decker
Director of Operations, Extra Space Storage

Brent Dewsnup
Business Operations and Finance

Brad Dutson
Vice President, JPMorgan Chase

Erin Ekstrom
Manager, Outreach and Network Development, University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics

Rinar Erickson
Private Wealth Manager, Creative Planning

Trent Erickson
Sr. Director, Accounting, Extra Space Storage

John Fackler
Director, Alumni Association, University of Utah

Paul Gadd
Director of Internal Engagement, University of Utah Healthcare

Steve Goalen
Investment Manager, Jacobsen Capital Management

Mike Hale
Owner & General Manager, Mike Hale Chevrolet

Scott Hammer
Project Manager, Intermountain Healthcare

Kyle Hanagarne
VP of Professional Services, Simplus

Bryant Heath
Radiation Effects Engineer, Boeing

Evan Hiller
Corporate Counsel/VP of Operations Seed, Equity Ventures

Marla Howard
Finance Professional

Zach Howlett
Information Security Manager, Carbonite

Steve Johnson
Owner, Parker-Migliorini International

Joanna Johnston
Tax Senior, BDO USA, LLP

Brooke Karrington
Principal, Lone Peak Valuation

Lianna Kinard
VP of Marketing & Sales, Buckner Group

Matt Krull
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Olympus Wealth Management

Aaron Kuehne
CFO/CAO, Black Diamond

Jason Langston
Owner, TurnPoint Foreign Exchange

Ashley Laurella Pantone
Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch/Bank of America

Jeff Lewis
Financial Advisor, Northwestern Mutual

Jason Lowe
Sr. Manager of Product, inContact, Inc.

Chris Luras
Director of Compliance, Western Electricity Coordinating Council

Melissa Luras
Associate Director, Actavis Pharmaceuticals

Karen Macon
Controller, University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics

Bill Madsen
Retired CEO, Madsen Furniture

Matt Marsh
Vice President, Sorenson Capital

Joe Martin
Marketing Manager, Adobe

Justin Martinez
Sheriff, Summit County

Ian McDonald
Vice President of Finance, Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment

Jonathan Miller
Sr. Loan Officer, United Security Financial

Clark Morzelewski
Wealth Manager, Gentry Wealth Management

Nathan Paddock
Senior Relationship Manager, Wells Fargo

Clayton Perkins
President, DSCO

Jeff Pickett
Principal, Lone Peak Valuation

Brandon Preece
Managing Associate, MassMutual

Richard Pugmire
Director, Pavilion Corporation

Scott Rafferty
Chief Business Development Officer, DemoChimp

LeAna Robison

Jeff Rossi
Senior Director, Commerce Real Estate Solutions

Lisa Schneider
Finance Manager, State of Utah

Dianna Singh
Financial Analyst, Zions Bancorporation

Scott Sloan
Co-founder/CEO, Uptown Cheapskate

Jaclyn Sneyd
Escrow Officer, Bonneville Superior Title

Teija Springman
Head of People Operations, Lucid Software

Alonzo Thayn
Software Engineer, Intermountain Healthcare

Rebecca Troutman
Audit Manager, State of Utah

Taylor Vowles
Managing Director, Crewe Capital

SarahAnn Whitbeck
Director, Continuing Medical Ed., Intermountain Healthcare

Marc Wintriss
Chief Credit Officer, First Electronic Bank

Richard Wood
Owner Rightway Steel

Student Alumni Board
Annet Unda

Xander Ricketts
Chief Marketing Officer

Truman Ballard
Director of Alumni Relations

Abby Ivory
Co-Director of Student Advancement

Tino Reynolds
Co-Director of Student Advancement

Erik Coppa
Assistant Chief Marketing Officer

Alexa Larsen
Assistant Donor Relations

Caitlin Steed
Assistant Donor Relations

Victoria Brown
Assistant Student Advancement

Darin Winegar
BLinc. Liaison