Board of Trustees

Jeffrey D. Alter ’84CBA, ’88MBA
Chief Executive Officer, Summit Health

Rev. Elmer Bauer III, C.M. ’02MBA, ’17HON
Provincial Treasurer, Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission

Paul M. Carroll ’69CBA, ’71MBA, ’79APC, ’17HON
Retired Banker

James Christmas ’70CBA, ’10HON
Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, KCS Energy

Rev. Kevin G. Creagh, C.M., Ed.D. ’91SVC, ’04PD
Vice President for Mission and Formation, Catholic Health

Robert J. Cruz ’96SVC
Senior Vice President, National Branch Officer, Director of Field Operations, Starr Companies

Margaret La Rosa D’Angelo ’70Ed, ’22HON

Barbara M. Donnellan ’79C, ’81G
Chief Executive Officer, Castle Gray Associates LLC

Margaret M. Fitzpatrick, S.C., Ed.D. ’00HON
President Emerita, St. Thomas Aquinas College
Congregational Leader, Sisters of Charity Halifax 

James E. Galowski ’85CBA
Senior Partner, Head of Credit – Europe, Apollo Global Management

Anita Gomez-Palacio ’65Ed, ’89PD
Retired Executive Director of Operations, Council of School Supervisors and Administrators

Very Rev. Stephen M. Grozio, C.M., Provincial Vice Chair of the Board
Provincial Superior, Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission

Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, C.M.
President, Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities

William J. Janetschek ’84CBA, ’17HON, Chair of the Board
Retired Partner and Chief Financial Officer, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P.

Robert F. Kalenka ’84CBA, ’91MBA
Chief Operations Officer-ICS, Broadridge Financial Solutions

Margaret M. Keane ’81C, ’87MBA, ’19HON, Elected Vice Chair of the Board
Executive Chairman, Synchrony 

Rev. Gerard H. Luttenberger, C.M., S.T.D. ’11HON
Director of Formation, Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission

Rev. John T. Maher, C.M.
Superior, St. Vincent’s Seminary

Joseph M. Mattone, Sr., Esq. ’53C, ’55L, ’94HON
Chairman, Mattone Investors, LLC

Martin A. Mbugua ’95SVC, ’06G
Associate Vice Chancellor for External Relations, NYU Abu Dhabi 

Rev. Thomas F. McKenna, C.M., S.T.D. ’73G, ’02HON
Assistant Provincial, Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission

Rev. Michael M. Nguyen, C.M. 90CBA
Rector, Formation Director, Superior, Miraculous Medal House

Kevin Reed ’75C
Retired Managing Director, Citigroup Asset Management

Lewis Rice, Jr. ’74SVC
Senior Vice President of Global Security and Trademark Protection, Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.

Rev. Brian J. Shanley, O.P., Ph.D.
President, St. John’s University

James J. Shannon ’87CBA
Partner, Chief Executive Officer, Indus Capital Partners, LLC

Patricia Castel Skarulis ’66C, ’68G, ’17HON
Retired Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Joseph A. Tarantino ’80CBA
President and Chief Executive Officer, Protiviti

Tarik S. Turner ’98C
Managing Director, Institutional Equities, Alliance Bernstein

Catherine M. Verrelli ’00CBA, ’01MBA
Tax Partner, Ernst and Young, LLP

Damon Young, M.B.A. ’93CBA
Finance Director, Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation

Board Emeriti

Hon. Joseph W. Bellacosa
Retired, New York State Court of Appeals Judge and Retired Law School Dean

Bruce R. Bent
Double Rock Corporation

Sr. Virginia Ann Brooks, D.C.
Mission Formation and Hospitality, Mater Dei Campus

Rev. Michael J. Carroll, C.M.
Former Provincial Superior
Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission

Patricia A. McLernon Castel, Esq.
Attorney at Law

Capt. James S. C. Chao
Chairman, Foremost Group

William L. Collins, Chair Emeritus
Chief Executive Officer, Brencourt Capital Management

Peter P. D'Angelo, Chair Emeritus
President, Caxton Alternative Management, LP

Paul J. Evanson
Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Allegheny Energy

James J. Gaffney 
Interim Management and Board Representation

Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D.
President Emeritus, St. John’s University

Rev. Msgr. Otto L. Garcia, J.C.D. 
Pastor, St. Joan of Arc Roman Catholic Church

Rev. John W. Gouldrick, C.M. 
Law School Chaplain, St. John's University

Suzanne M. Halpin
Executive Vice President, Rubenstein Communications, Inc.

Bernard J. Kelly 
Retired Vice President, George A. Fuller Company

Mary Ann Lawlor, Esq. 
Retired Educator and Attorney

Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., S.T.D.
President Emeritus, Niagara University

Rev. Robert P. Maloney, C.M., S.T.D.
Assistant to the Superior General, Congregation of the Mission

Teresa A. Mason, Esq. 
Retired Chief of Staff, Office of the Bronx District Attorney

Thomas E. McInerney, Chair Emeritus
Chief Executive Officer, Bluff Point Associates

Arthur J. Mirante, II, Esq. 
Principal and Tri-State President, Avison Young

William J. Montgoris 
Retired Chief Operating Officer, The Bear Stearns Companies, Inc.

Peggy Murrain 
Retired Assistant Superintendent for Personnel and Administration, Amityville School District

Joseph C. O’Connor
Retired Portfolio Manager

Rev. Hugh O’Donnell, C.M., S.T.D. 
Member of the Chinese Province of the Congregation of the Mission

Linda S. Sanford 
Senior Vice President, IBM Corporation, Retired

Joseph H. Schwartz
Retired Partner. Wellington Management Company, LLP

Brian T. Shea
Former Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Investment Services for BNY Mellon

Martin A. Stein 
Retired Vice Chairman, Bank of America

Hon. Milton L. Williams
Retired Associate Justice, New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division