Silberman Alumni Network

Alumni from Silberman College of Business include successful C-suite executives from Fortune 500 corporations and other well-known firms to innovative entrepreneurial start-ups. Our alumni are invested in the school and students benefit from their engagement and expertise.

Silberman Honors Alumni with “50 Under 50”

Each fall, we honor a select group of business alumni, by inducting them into the Silberman College of Business 50 Under 50

Silberman College Alumni

  • American Red Cross – John Crary, Chief Information Officer, BS‘85
  • AOL Inc. – Karen Dykstra, Chief Financial Officer/Chief Administrative Officer/Executive Vice President; MBA‘87
  • AT&T – Betsy Bernard, Former President, MBA‘91
  • Bayer – Gary S. Balkema, President, Worldwide Bayer Consumer Care Division, MBA‘81
  • BNY Mellon – Art Certosimo, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Global Markets, MBA‘82
  • Bounce Exchange – Ryan Urban, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, BS’02, MBA’03
  • Daiichi-Sankyo – Allen Welsher, Senior Vice President and Global Head of Quality Assurance, BS’73, MBA‘86
  • David’s Bridal – Robert Huth, President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired), BS‘73
  • General Motors – Nick Cyprus, Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer, BS’77
  • General Motors – Thomas S. Timko, Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer, BS’91
  • Hearst Television Inc. – Alvin R. Lustgarten Vice President, Information Technology and Administration, MBA‘82
  • Hertz – Todd Poste, Executive Vice President, Global Supply Chain and Fleet, MBA’98
  • IBM – Richard J. Carroll, Vice President and Chief Accountant, MBA‘79
  • IBM – Gregg L. Nelson Vice President and Chief Accountant, BS’76, MBA’81
  • Johnson & Johnson – John Papa, Treasurer, MBA‘85
  • J P Morgan Chase – Lester Owens, Managing Director MBA’91
  • Keurig – Dick Sweeney, Co-Founder, MBA‘86;
  • LabCorp – Thomas MacMahon, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired), MBA‘73
  • Mattel, Inc. – Jessica Dunne, Senior Vice President and General Manager – Consumer Products, MBA‘90
  • Men’s Wearhouse – David Edwab, Vice Chairman of the Board, BS’76
  • Pfizer – Chaz Calitri, Vice President of Network Performance, MBA’03
  • PNC Financial Services Group – Linda Bowden, Regional President, MBA‘83
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) – Tom Colligan, Vice Chairman, BS’69
  • Riviera Caterers NYC – Andrew Cavitolo, Chief Executive Officer, BS’07, MS’08
  • Riviera Caterers NYC – Bobby Stern, President of Special Events, BS’08
  • Roche – Patrick Zenner, President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired), MBA‘75
  • Sharp USA – Peter Weedfald, Senior Vice President, EMBA’76
  • T-Mobile USA – John J. Legere, President and Chief Executive Officer, MBA’87
  • Time Warner Cable – Maureen Link, Regional Vice President of Marketing for Business Processes, BS‘83
  • United Water – Robert J. Iacullo, Executive Vice President, MBA’80
  • Verizon Communications – Claudia Healy, Vice President – Global Talent Acquisition and Development, BS’92, MBA’94
  • Verizon Communications – Dennis Strigl, President and Chief Operating Officer (Retired), MBA‘79
  • Verizon Communications – Doreen Toben, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (Retired), MBA’78
  • Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. – Margaret Lanning, Senior Vice President, Senior Regional Credit Officer, MBA‘81
  • Wyeth Pharmaceuticals – Joseph Mahady, President (Retired), MBA’86