Leadership

2019-2020 Board of Directors

Officers
President:  Andrea Casaw – Morgan Stanley
President-Elect:  Allan Siposs – Keystone Capital Markets
Treasurer:  Larry Schultz – Moss Adams
Secretary:  Jay Thompson – Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell
Vice President:  Bob Hanger - Masthead Capital
Vice President:  Edmond Karam – Benefit Funding Retirement Services
Vice President:  Erik Roark – ROARK


Committee Chairs
Chair – Academy: Ben Everton, Knobbe Martens
Chair – Awards: Erik Roark, Roark Financial Solutions and Chris Dewhurst, Citizens Business Bank
Chair – Events:  Bob Hanger, Masthead Capital and Jay Thompson, Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell
Chair – Rising Stars:  Mohammed Elayan, Rutan
Chair – Corporate Development Peer Group: Steve Paulin, Orion Risk Management 
Chair – Membership:  Edmond Karam, Benefit Funding Retirement Services and Karl Hardesty, Hardesty LLC
Chair – Private Equity: James Hickey, McDermott & Bull Interim Leaders and Mark Looft, Fifth Third Bank
Chair – Sponsorship:  Lloyd Miller, RSM US and Vice Chair:  Darleen Armour, Marshall & Stevens
Chair – Strategic Planning:  Gregg Parker, Jacobs Engineering
Chair – Women in Leadership: Diane Wittenberg, Haskell & White and Laurel Mann, Purus Wealth Management

Directors
Marc Alcser – Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth
Kelly Anderson – CSuite Financial Partners
Darleen Armour – Marshall & Stevens
Andrea Casaw – Morgan Stanley
Larry Cerutti -- Troutman Sanders
Arthur Cohen – CSuite Financial Partners
Gerik Degner – Alpine Pacific Capital
Mohammed Elayan –  Rutan 
Frank Ellis – Silverback Advisors
Ben Everton, Knobbe Martens
Bob Hanger - Masthead Capital
Karl Hardesty – Hardesty
Caroline Harkins – Bridge Bank
James Hickey – McDermott & Bull Interim Leaders
Joseph Hirsch -- Globalview Advisors 
Mike Issa – GlassRatner Advisory & Capital Group
Scott Jones – White Nelson Diehl Evans
Edmond Karam – Benefit Funding Retirement Services
David Krajanowski – SingerLewak
Steve Krenik – US Bank
Peter Lambert – Willis M&A Group
Mark Looft – MB Business Capital
Laurel Mann – Purus Wealth Management
Samantha McDermott – SaJo Advisors
Joel Miliband – Brown Rudnick
Lloyd Miller – RSM US
Natalie Harney -- Insperity 
Steve Nassau – Morgan Stanley
Gregg Parker – Jacobs Engineering
Steve Paulin – Orion Risk Management
Melissa Pollard – Fifth Third Bank
Kami Refa – Moss Adams
Jeffrey Reisner – Irell & Manella
Chris Relth -- Artemis Search Partners
Eric Roark -- ROARK
David Rofsky – Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Jim Scheinkman – Snell & Wilmer
Larry Schultz – Moss Adams
Michael Shepherd -- The Shepherd Group
Allan Siposs – Keystone Capital Markets
Glenn Stoddard – Wells Fargo
Jay Thompson – Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell
Diane Wittenberg – Haskell & White
Randy Wood – Morgan Lewis