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

Diya Das

Chair, Management

Janet Dean

Chair, English and Cultural Studies

Carol DeMoranville

Associate Provost

John Dietrich

Chair, History and Social Sciences

Tony Houston

Chair, Modern Languages

Kristin Kennedy

Chair, Mathematics

Gaytha Langlois

Chair, Science and Technology

Suhong Li

Chair, Information Systems and Analytics

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

Joseph Trunzo

Chair, Applied Psychology

Srdan Zdravkovic

Chair, Marketing


(As of July 1, 2017)

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

M. Anne Szostak '02H

President and CEO

Szostak Partners

Providence, RI 

David C. Weinstein

Executive Vice President (Retired)

Fidelity Investments

Boston, MA  

Secretary to the Board

Cheryl Merchant '12H

President & CEO

Hope Global

Cumberland, RI


Tim Barton '85

Managing Partner

Barton Executive Search, Inc.

Atlanta, GA  

David M. Beirne ’85

General Partner

X10 Capital

San Francisco, CA

George E. Bello '58, '96H 

Executive Vice President and

  Controller (Retired)

Reliance Group Holdings, Inc.

New York, NY

James P. Bergeron ’92

Managing Partner

108 Partners, LLC

Menlo Park, CA

Robert P. Brown ’86, P'19

Head of Institutional Fixed Income (Retired)

Fidelity Investments

Merrimack, NH

Robert J. Calabro '88 

Tax Partner


Boston, MA

Todd G. Carey ’00 MBA

Senior Vice President

UBS Financial Services, Inc.

Private Wealth Management

Boston, MA

Lisa G. Churchville ’09H


College and Retirement Savings Plans

Office of the Gen. Treasurer Seth Magaziner

Providence, RI

Nancy DeViney '75 

VP, Strategy and Solutions

  Sales & Distribution (Retired)

IBM Corporation

Armonk, NY

Scott C. Donnelly ’14H

Chairman and CEO

Textron, Inc.

Providence, RI

C. Correll Durling ’75, P'08, P'08 MBA


Quick Chek Food Stores

Whitehouse, NJ

Jeffrey W. Gardner '87

Co-Founder and CEO

Carousel Industries

Exeter, RI 

Diane A. Kazarian ’83

Partner - Assurance

  National Financial Services Leader


Toronto, ON, Canada

Morgan LaBarbera '16

(Recent Alumni Trustee)

Business Analyst

Finlays Extracts & Ingredients, USA

Atlanta, GA

F. Kurt Last ’77 BSBA, ’78 BSLE


Specialty Operations Solutions Division

Working Buildings, LLC

Kapa’a, HI

Renee Z. Lawlor ’15

(Recent Alumni Trustee)

Launch Manager

Pillpack, Inc.

Somerville, MA  

Ronald K. Machtley


Bryant University

Smithfield, RI

Kristian P. Moor ’81, P’17

President and CEO (Retired)

Chartis Insurance Company

New York, NY

Patricia O’Brien P’15

Associate Provost for Budget & Planning

Boston University

Office of the Provost

Boston, MA

Louis Page '89, P'17 

Founder & President

Window to Wall Street, Inc.

Dover, MA

Joseph Paparelli '17

(Recent Alumni Trustee)

Sr. Actuarial Analyst

The Hartford

Hartford, CT 

Joseph F. Puishys '80

President and CEO

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.

Minneapolis, MN

Gordon P. Riblet P'97


Microwave Development Labs

Needham Heights, MA

James V. Rosati '72

President and CEO (Retired)

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

Margaret M. Van Bree, MHA, DrPH

President, Rhode Island Hospital

  and Hasbro Children’s Hospital

Providence, RI

Rita Williams-Bogar '76

Founder, President & CEO

Personal Development Solutions, LLC

  and the PDS Institute, LLC

Montclair, NJ