Golden Gate University Leadership

Board of Trustees

Barbara Mendelson

Barbara Mendelson | Chair, BS 84

Chip Conradi

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

Randy Merk

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

Melinda A. Dunn

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

Tracy Edwards

Tracy Edwards | Treasurer, LLM Tax 83

Cynthia Eisenberg | Secretary, MS Taxation 80
Arthur Anderson(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


Robert Patterson

Robert H. Patterson
Director, WW Tax & Trade Contollership
Microsoft Corporation


Debra Plousha-Moore

Debra Plousha-Moore
Principal & Founder
Plousha Moore Group

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




Alumni Association Board of Directors

Emmanuel Hyppolite (MBA 13)
2021 President
Associate Director
Turner & Townsend

Jeff Darger (MS 19)
Vice President 2021
Implementation Manager

Wende Amerie

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




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


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

John Hurston

John Hurston (MBA 08)
Horizon Corporate Counsel




Frances Presley Rice

Frances Presley Rice (MBA 76)
Vice President
Yocum African American History Association

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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