Hullihen Hall

Office of the
Vice President and University Secretary

University of Delaware Board of Trustees 2017

Current Member Biographies

Biographies are being updated. Full biographies will be posted soon.

Tony Allen (2009), Head of Corporate Reputation, Bank of America

Carol A. Ammon (2013), Founder and retired CEO and Chairman of Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Dennis N. Assanis (2016), President of the University of Delaware

James C. (Jim) Borel (2008), Executive Vice President (Retired), DuPont Company

Thomas J. Burns (2001), Owner, Burns & Ellis Realtors

Irwin G. Burton III (2003), President, Burton Investment Holding LLC

Mariah D. Calagione (2013), Owner and Vice President of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery & Dogfish Head Brewings and Eats

John Carney (2017), Governor of the State of Delaware

Allison Castellanos (2009), Educator, Delaware Technical and Community College

Joan F. Coker (2014), Physician in Private Practice

Howard E. Cosgrove (1993), Retired Chair, President and Chief Executive Officer, Conectiv

William F. DiMondi (2015), General Manager, The Delaware State Fair, Inc.

Donna M. Fontana (2017), Senior VP, Sales, Fidelity Investments

Chai Gadde (2015), Chief Executive Officer, Biotek reMEDys

Michael S. Geltzeiler (2011), Chief Financial Officer (Retired), ADT Inc.

Stuart M. Grant (2011), Co-founder and managing director of Grant & Eisenhofer P.A.

Teri Quinn Gray (2009), President of the State Board of Education

Michael K. Lynch (2012), Master of the State Grange

Terence Murphy (2015), CEO, Bayhealth Inc.

Claudia Peña Porretti (2015), Vice President for Development, The Latin American Community Center, Wilmington, DE

Donald J. Puglisi (2014), Managing Director of Puglisi Associates

Robert F. Rider Jr. (2017), President/CEO, O.A. Newton

Nathaniel “Niño” Rosal (2015), Recent Graduate Trustee, Graduate Student at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Edmond J. Sannini (2017), Global Audit Director, Morgan Stanley

A. Gilchrist Sparks III, Esq. (2003), Of Counsel at Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell

David W. Spartin (2016), Retired Senior Executive, MBNA Bank

Sherman L. Townsend (1988), First Vice President – Investments at Merrill Lynch

Kenneth C. Whitney (2007), Senior Managing Director (Retired) for Blackstone’s Private Equity Group, The Blackstone Group