Dean's Advisory Council Listing
The activities of the College of Business and Economics are supported and monitored by the Dean's Advisory Council (DAC). This Council, a select group of successful alumni and friends of the college, was organized in 1990. A primary function of the DAC is to provide advice and support to the Dean in his efforts to attain the highest level of quality in undergraduate and graduate education. This distinguished body meets in plenary session twice a year, either in New York City or at Lehigh.
The chair of the Dean's Advisory Council is John Chrin '85, '86, '10P. Mr. Chrin is the Council's seventh chair following Brad Scheler '74, '05P, '08P, '09PG (2011-2012), Bob Brown '78 (2004-2011), Fred Fraenkel '71, '03P (2000-2004), Paul N. Leitner '76 (1996-2000), Frank Speigel '57 (1995-1996), and Joseph Welch '56 (1990-1994).
Council members have a business focus with broad representation from diverse organizations and working backgrounds. The current Dean's Advisory Council consists of a cross-section of Lehigh alumni and friends who are in various phases of their business careers.
James Bardinelli '93
Partner and Chief Financial Officer, Adage Capital Management, L.P.
James Kelly '90
Associate Director of US Research, Investment Banking Division, Credit Suisse
Deirdre McGraw '92
Executive Vice President of Marketing, Communications and Community Relations, Ameriprise Financial
Eddie Ramos '89
Senior Vice President and Lead Portfolio Manager of International Equities, Cornerstone Capital Management
Jennifer Wayman '91
Executive Vice President and Group Director of Social Marketing Practice, Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide