Golden Gate University Leadership

Board of Trustees

Randy Merk

Randy Merk | Chair, MBA 85
Executive Vice President
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (retired)

Barbara Mendelson

Barbara Mendelson | Vice Chair, BS 84

Cynthia Eisenberg | Secretary, MST 80
Arthur Anderson(retired)

Tracy Edwards

Tracy Edwards | Treasurer, LLM Tax 83

David Arakelian

David Arakelian, MBA 87
Del Rio Nut Company

Dilmohan S. Chadha

Dilmohan Chadha, MS 80
Integrated Resources Group

Russell Colombo, MBA 79
President & CEO
Bank of Marin

Chip Conradi

Chip Conradi, JD 78 MBA 81
Treasurer & VP of Tax
Clorox Company(retired)


Melinda A. Dunn

Melinda Dunn, MBA 81
Global CFO / CCO
Sequoia Capital(retired)


Roi L. Ewell

Roi L. Ewell, MS 85
Ewell & Associates, LLC


Frank Felicelli

Frank Felicelli, MBA 82
Managing Director & Regional Leader
Fiduciary Trust International of California(retired)


Scot Ferrell, EMBA 90
Managing Director
Marsh Risk Consulting


Yvette Hollingsworth Clark
Regulatory Innovation Officer
Wells Fargo

Francis Ryu

Francis Ryu, JD 95
Ryu Law Firm

Van Ton-Quinlivan
Executive in Residence
Institute for the Future


Nancy Tully

Nancy Tully, JD 92



Michael Vomund, JD 94
VP of Americas Products
Chevron Corporation

James Wallace

James Wallace

Janice Wilkins

Janice Wilkins, MBA 87
VP of Finance & Director of Internal Audit
Intel Corporation(retired)


Alumni Association Board of Directors

Linda Pratt

Linda Pratt (MBA 14)
2017-2021 President
Project Manager, Goodwill Industries
of San Francisco, San Mateo & Marin




Position Currently Vacant

Wende Amerie

Wende Amerie (MBA 13)
Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer
Corporate Edge, Inc.


Jeff Darger (MS 19)
Interim Vice President 2021
Implementation Manager


Pleshetta Dauzart (MS 11)
Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant
Stanford Health Care


Ryan Griffith (JD 12)
Attorney & Associate Receiver
Bay Area Receivership Group

John Hurston (MBA 08)
Horizon Corporate Counsel

Emmanuel Hyppolite (MBA 13)
Associate Director
Turner & Townsend



Position Currently Vacant

Jenny Liang (MS 19)
Tax Consultant

Dr. Talia Moore (MA 05)
Associate Professor of Criminology
Holy Names University

Jodi Phillips (JD 13, LLM 14)
Associate Attorney
Vaught & Boutris, LLP

Dr. Benjamin Shuford (DBA 18)
IT Analyst
VA Palo Alto Healthcare System


Stephen Smith (MBA 08, MS 17)
Sr. Director, Program Management
Encoded Therapeutics Inc.


Tanisha Smith (MS 11)
Human Resources Consultant
Greenough Consulting Group


Sutheavi Tiv (BA 2012)
Care Coordination Nurse Case Mgr.
Health Plan of San Mateo


Murat Wahab (BA 12, MBA 14)
Founder & Principal Consultant
Hakim Saya (Global Navigation)

Jennifer Wang (MBA 10)
Dir, Business Development 
ChangHong North America

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