Finance Advisory Board

The Board of Executive Advisers is group of finance professionals that provides advice, guidance and financial support to the faculty and students of Xavier Finance. The Board assists the department with curriculum strategies with a view of insuring its currency, applicability, and relevance to the business community. Members of the Board serve as mentors for undergraduate students. In addition, they provide strategic advice on the outreach activities of the department in order to enhance the department's reputation, visibility and corporate relationships.

Name Title Organization
Beth Amyot Senior Vice President and CFO Xavier University
Michael Andriole Senior Director, Emerging Markets Business Development Eli Lilly and Company
Denise Banks Commercial Analyst NewPage Corporation
Tony Beal Great Lakes Regional Director The Travelers Companies, Inc.
J. Hunter Brown Founder, Managing Member Watson Wilkins & Brown LLC
John E. Callahan Director, Chairman of Compensation Committee Chicago Board of Trade
Thomas M. Cooney President Cooney, Faulkner & Stevens, LLC
Aida Sarajlija Dragovic Vice President, Capital Planning Macy's, Inc.
William Effler Retired American Money Management
James Eglseder Investor Relations Manager Fifth Third Bank
J. Douglas Gerstle Assistant Treasurer, Global Treasury The Procter & Gamble Company
Brian Gilmartin Portfolio Manager Trinity Asset Management
George A. Haddad, CFP® Senior Vice President - Wealth Management Merrill Lynch
Tami L. Hendrickson Vice President/Treasurer Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
Rebecca (Brattain) Hochstetler Associate Director, Finance & Accounting, West Africa/Nigeria The Procter & Gamble Company
William P. Hogan Senior Vice President - Investments American Money Management
R. Bryan Kroeger Senior Vice President, Middle Market Lending US Bank, N.A.
James Alan Lenahan Managing Principal/Director of Hedged Strategies Fund Evaluation Group
Thomas E. Lieser, Jr., CFP® Vice President - Investments UBS Financial Services Inc.
The Corman Lieser Gage Wealth Management Group
Matthew D. McCormick Vice President, Principal & Portfolio Manager Bahl & Gaynor Investment Counsel
Juan Rivera Vice President, Internal Audit Chiquita Brands International
Tina Ross Senior Vice President & Trust Officer Huntington National Bank
Christopher M. Rowane, CFA Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager Huntington Financial Advisors
Michael Schwanekamp Managing Director MFS Investment Management
Dora J. Vorherr Retired The Procter & Gamble Company
Edward N. Waldvogel Vice President - Pension Investments The Kroger Company
Kevin P. Whelan, CFA Vice President and Portfolio Manager Opus Capital Management
James E. Wilhelm, Jr. Senior Portfolio Manager Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.
Rebecca S. Wood Managing Principal Fund Evaluation Group, LLC