Advisory Board

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The Trachtenberg School’s Advisory Board is a collective resource to help determine the academic emphasis of the school and serve as a sounding board and idea generator for the school’s future planning. The distinguished members of the Advisory Board currently include: 

  • Admiral Thad Allen, United States Coast Guard, Retired -- Emeritus Member
  • Grant Ashley, Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Mallory Barg Bulman, Gartner
  • David J. Bernstein, DJB Evaluation Consulting LLC
  • Elizabeth Craig, Consultant
  • Allyson Criner Brown, Teaching for Change
  • Matthew Crouch, U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Dale Didion, Energy Solutions
  • Frank DiGiammarino, Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Susie Feliz, National Urban League
  • Robert Goldenkoff, U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • Allison Gurnitz, Coray Gurnitz Consulting -- Executive Committee Member
  • Dominique Harris, Cargill -- Executive Committee Member
  • Harry Hatry, Urban Institute
  • Cathy Helm, Smithsonian Institution
  • Garrett Jackson, Montgomery County Housing Opportunities Commission
  • Timothy Klein, U.S. Government
  • Hernan LaBorde, Banco de Mexico (retired)
  • Rosemary Marcuss, Internal Revenue Service (retired)
  • Shannon McNamee, American Red Cross
  • Andrew Morris, New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
  • Demetra Smith Nightingale, Urban Institute
  • Whitney Owen, LMI Government Consulting -- Executive Committee Member
  • Cynthia Pierre, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (retired)
  • Nancy Potok, U.S. Office of Management and Budget
  • Daniel Sheehan, Independent Consultant
  • Jay Sher, Federal government
  • Len Simon, Simon and Co.
  • Christopher Smith, Summit Global Strategies LLC
  • Aubrey Stephenson, Federal Management Systems, Inc.
  • Esther Strongman, Independent Consultant
  • Nancy Tate, 2020 Women's Vote Centennial Initiative
  • Alden Toiv, District of Columbia Public Schools
  • Franklin Urteaga, Oigetit Inc.
  • William Vantine, Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc.
  • Kimberly Vitelli, U.S. Department of Labor  -- Executive Committee Member
  • Kelly Waldron, United Way Worldwide -- Executive Committee Member