University Officers/Trustees


Ronald K. Machtley


Roger Anderson

Executive Assistant to the President, Trustee Liaison Officer, and Secretary of the Corporation

Glenn M. Sulmasy

Provost/Chief Academic Officer

Barry F. Morrison

Vice President for Business Affairs / Treasurer

Michelle Cloutier ’05 MBA

Vice President for Enrollment Management

Chuck LoCurto

Vice President for Information Services, CIO

Hong Yang

Vice President for International Affairs and Smiley Chair Professor

John Saddlemire

Vice President for Student Affairs / Dean of Students

David Wegrzyn

Vice President for University Advancement

Tim Paige

Vice President for Human Resources


William T. O’Hara

William E. Trueheart


Madan Annavarjula

Dean, College of Business

Brian Blais

Chair, Science and Technology

Diya Das

Chair, Management

Janet Dean

Chair, English and Cultural Studies

Carol DeMoranville

Associate Provost

John Dietrich

Chair, History and Social Sciences

Richard Glass

Chair, Computer Information Systems

Tony Houston

Chair, Modern Languages

Kristin Kennedy

Chair, Mathematics

Brad Martin

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Sam Mirmirani

Chair, Economics

Peter Nigro

Chair, Finance

Kevin Pearce

Chair, Communication

Saeed Roohani

Chair, Accounting

Wendy Samter

Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Nanci Weinberger

Chair, Applied Psychology

Anthony R. Wheeler

Associate Dean, College of Business

Srdan Zdravkovic

Chair, Marketing


(As of July 1, 2016)

Chair of the Board

William J. Conaty ’67

Senior Vice President (Retired), Corporate Human Resources

General Electric Company

No. Palm Beach, FL

Vice-Chairs of the Board

Robert P. Mead ’73

President (Retired)

Tyco Engineered Products and Services

Jamestown, RI

Cheryl W. Snead ’06H

President and CEO

Banneker Industries, Inc.,

North Smithfield, RI

Donald R. Quattrucci ’83

Managing Director

BNY Mellon Wealth Management

Boston, MA

Secretary to the Board

Tricia M. Kordalski ’83, P’15  


Long Elegant Legs, Inc.

Hillsborough, NJ


David M. Beirne ’85


Fantex Holdings, Inc.

San Francisco, CA

James P. Bergeron ’92

Founder and Managing Partner

108 Partners, LLC

Menlo Park, CA

Bob Brown ’86

Head of Institutional Fixed Income

Fidelity Investments

Merrimack, NH

Cameron Burke ’14

(Recent Alumni Trustee)

Global Logistics Program Manager

EMC Corporation

Franklin, MA

Todd G. Carey ’00 MBA

Senior Vice President

UBS Financial Services, Inc.

Private Wealth Management

Boston, MA

Lisa G. Churchville ’09H


LGC Advisors

Narragansett, RI

Raquel Cordeiro ’13

(Recent Alumni Trustee)

Business Development Representative

EMC Corporation

Franklin, MA

Scott Donnelly ’14H

Chairman and CEO

Textron, Inc.

Providence, RI

C. Correll Durling ’75


Quick Chek Food Stores

Whitehouse, NJ

Sameer Kanodia ’00, ’02 MBA

Executive Director

Datamatics Global Services Limited

Mumbai, India

Diane A. Kazarian ’83

National Financial Services Leader, Partner-Audit and Assurance Group


Toronto, ON, Canada

F. Kurt Last ’77 BSBA, ’78 BSLE

Executive Vice President

Specialty Operations Solutions Division

Working Buildings, LLC

Kapa’a, HI

Joanna T. Lau ’97H

CEO and Chairwoman

Lau Technologies

Kiawah Island, SC

Renee Z. Lawlor ’15

(Recent Alumni Trustee)

Program Coordinator

Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship


Cambridge, MA

Ronald K. Machtley


Bryant University

Smithfield, RI

Deborah May P’07

Wethersfield, CT

Cheryl Merchant ’12H

President & CEO

Hope Global

Cumberland, RI

Kristian P. Moor ’81, P’17

Chairman and CEO (Retired)


New York, NY

Patricia O’Brien P’15

Assistant Provost for Graduate Enrollment Management

Boston University

Office of the Provost

Boston, MA

Gordon P. Riblet P'97


Microwave Development Labs

Needham Heights, MA

James V. Rosati '72

President and CEO

Beacon Mutual Insurance Company

Warwick, RI

Edwin J. Santos '81, P'18


Prospect CharterCARE, LLC

Providence, RI

Daniel F. Schmitt '73

Partner (Retired)


Scottsdale, AZ

Shivan S. Subramaniam ’05H

Chairman and CEO

FM Global

Johnston, RI

M. Anne Szostak ’02H

President and CEO

Szostak Partners

Providence, RI

George A. Vecchione ’06H

Special Assistant to the CEO

Mt. Sinai Health System

New York, NY

David C. Weinstein

Executive Vice President (Retired)

Fidelity Investments

Boston, MA


Roger N. Begin ’76

Vice President and Sales Director, BNY Mellon Wealth

Management, Providence, RI

John D. Callahan ’56, ’05H

Chairman Emeritus, The Callahan Group, LLC,

Northfield, IL

Karl F. Ericson ‘58, ’91H

East Greenwich, RI

Monica H. Laurans

Freelance Translation & Interpretation Services,

Providence, RI

Barbara A. Papitto ’83, ’85 MBA, ’97H

Hope, RI, and Bal Harbour, FL

John S. Renza, Jr. ’70

Partner (Retired), Kahn, Litwin, Renza & Co., Ltd.,

Providence, RI

Patricia L. Sawyer

Partner, Smith & Sawyer, Vero Beach, FL

Hon. Bruce M. Selya ’96H

Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the First

Circuit, Providence, RI

Thomas A. Taylor ’63, ’98H

President and CEO (Retired), Amica Insurance,

Lincoln, RI

John E. Wolfe ’99H

MOR Associates, Inc., Medfield, MA