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Leavey School of Business Santa Clara University

LSB Advisory Boards

A distinguished group of industry leaders work with the Dean, faculty members, and senior staff to develop programs that enhance business education at the graduate and undergraduate levels, as well as improve industry processes and techniques.

Advisory Board members lecture in the classroom, collaborate with faculty on research projects, mentor students, and provide guidance in curriculum development. 


Global Vice Chair, OCA/Industry

Steve Almassy

BSC '77

Chief Human Resources Officer & Advisor

Wendy Barnes

BSC '99

Chief Executive Officer, Board Member

Charles Berger

MBA '80

CEO/Principal, The Bronson Group
LLC Advisory Director, GCA Savvian Advisers

Joseph Bronson

Vice President of Operations

Tara Bunch

MBA '90

Founder & CEO,
Xactly Corp.

Chris Cabrera

MBA '97

Vice President, Scaled Operations

Arun Chandra

MBA '96

Senior Managing Director, US West

John DelSanto

BSC '86

Wealth Advisor at The Ayco Company,
L.P. A Goldman Sachs Co.

Mark Delucia

EMBA '06

Founder and CEO,
ESM Prep

Billy Downing


John Ebner

BSC '89

Former VP of Finance,
Verigy, LTD

Thomas Furey

BSC '69, MBA '72

Vice President and Founding Member,
TM Financial Forensics

John Hansen

BSC '89

Aspect Software

Robert Krakauer

BSC '88, MBA '92

Managing Director
Lazard Asset Management

Jay Leupp

BSC '85

Head of Emerging Manager Practice
Silicon Valley Bank

Jim Marshall

BSC '89

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Marketing
Seagate Technology PLC

Jim Murphy

BSC '81

Director, Strategic Projects,
Chief of Staff to the President, Global Markets & Customers,
Seagate Technology

Christine O'Malley

BSC '01

Finance and Business Operations Manager,
Lockheed Martin

Angela Robbiano

BSC '80

Founding Partner, Moneta Ventures

Lokesh Sikaria

VP of HR and Finance Systems Transformation Office,

Jodee Sinclair

Founding Partner,

Manav Singh

CEO Chief Home Design,
Executive Professor of Business

Theresa Strickland

EMBA '04

Board Member,
Entefy, Inc.

Edward Thompson

MBA '68

Chief Marketing Officer and Chief People Officer, Uniphore

Annie Shea Weckesser

BA '01


Mark Weiner

MBA '93

CEO & Founder,
Sensei Partners

Patrick Yam

MBA '75

Founding Partner,
XG Ventures

Andrea Zurek

B.A. '92, MBA '99