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Dean's Advisory Council

Chair 

Sharon D. Randaccio

President
Performance Management Partners Inc.
Williamsville, N.Y.

Vice Chair

Richard M. Ferranti

Executive Vice President and COO
Rich Products Corp.
Buffalo, N.Y.

Members 

Kenneth M. Barna

Partner
Rubin and Rudman LLP
Boston, Mass.

Thomas M. Barney Jr.

Vice President - Finance for Parks and Resorts
Delaware North Companies Inc.
Buffalo, N.Y.

Douglas C. Bean

Chief Operating Officer 
Eric Mower & Associates Inc.
Buffalo, N.Y.

Joseph H. Bell

V.P. Acquisition Integration
Moog Inc.
East Aurora, N.Y.

Daniel E. Cantara

Buffalo, N.Y.

Paul F. Ciminelli

President & CEO
Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation
Williamsville, N.Y.

Mary L. Collins Sanborn

President and CEO
Collins Advisors, LLC
Buffalo, N.Y.

Michael W. Cropp

President and CEO
Independent Health
Williamsville, N.Y.

Donna L. DeCarolis

Vice President for Business Development
National Fuel Gas
Williamsville, N.Y.

Louis A. DiBerardino Jr.

Partner - Tax Services
Ernst and Young LLP
Boston, Mass.

Edward Dong

Arcadia, Calif. 

Richard R. Floersch

Executive Vice President &
Chief Human Resources Officer
McDonald's Corporation
Oak Brook, Ill.

Glenn A. Fosdick

Retired, President and CEO
The Nebraska Medical Center
Ann Arbor, Mich.

Leonard S. Gaby

CEO
Gaby Consulting
Paradise Valley, Ariz.

Mary L. Hoffman

Senior Vice President of Operations
Erie County Medical Center
Buffalo, N.Y.

Howard D. Koenig

CEO
Aruspex
San Francisco, Calif.

James Lederer

Former Executive Vice President
Qualcomm Inc.
San Diego, Calif. 

Daniel T. Liebel

President
School of Management Alumni Association
Regional Finance Director
Unifrax I LLC
Niagara Falls, N.Y.

Toshio Matsutani

President and CEO
Beniya Co.Ltd.
Kobe, Japan

Gerald E. Murak

Principal
Murak and Associates LLC
Williamsville, N.Y.

Michael J. Murray

Retired Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP
Hamburg, N.Y.

Mark C. Rizzo

Vice President - WNY Commercial Banking
M&T Bank
Buffalo, N.Y.

Andrew B. Rosengard

Chief Executive Officer
Rosengard & Associates, Inc.
Melville, N.Y. 

Steven H. Shepsman

Executive Managing Director 
New World Realty Advisors LLC
New York, N.Y.

David F. Simon

Executive Vice President and 
Chief Legal Officer
Jefferson Health System Inc.
Radnor, Pa.

Mara E. Swan

Executive Vice President Global Strategy and Talent
ManPower Group
Milwaukee, Wis.

Sujata Yalamanchili

Partner & Practice Area Leader
Real Estate Finance & Bankruptcy Practice Area
Hodgson Russ LLP 
Buffalo, N.Y.

Robert M. Zak

President and CEO
Merchants Insurance Group
Buffalo, N.Y.