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The Board of Overseers

The business leaders who make up Stern's Board of Overseers play a critical role in shaping the School's programs, policies, and procedures and in directing its future course. Collectively, the Board ensures that Stern's academic programs continue to meet - and anticipate - the needs of today’s business marketplace. Individually, its members help to forge and enhance relationships between Stern and the business community.

Edward E. Barr (BS '57)
Chairman, United Water Resources;
Chairman (Retired), Sun Chemical Corporation
Harvey Beker (ARTS '74, MBA '75)
Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-Chairman
The Millburn Corporation
Steven J. Bensinger (BS '76)
Senior Managing Director
FTI Consulting
William R. Berkley (BS '66)
Vice Chairman, NYU Trustees
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
W. R. Berkley Corporation
Ronald E. Blaylock (MBA '89)
Managing Partner
GenNx360 Capital Partners
Jerry L. Cohen (BS '53, MBA '59)
Tishman Speyer Properties
Mary C. Farrell (MBA ’76)
President, Howard Gilman Foundation
Todd Fellerman (MBA ’09)
Alumni Council Liaison
Senior Manager and Industry Lead, CPG / Food Beverage
Nomi Ghez (GSAS '76, ADCRT '81)
Co-Founding Partner, Circle Financial Group
Partner (Retired), Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Henry Kaufman (ARTS '48, PhD '58)
NYU Life Trustee
Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Overseers

Henry Kaufman & Company, Inc.
Edward M. Kerschner (ENG '74, MBA '75)
E.M. Kerschner, LLC
Richard J. Kogan (MBA '68)
NYU Life Trustee
President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
Schering-Plough Corporation
Andre J.L. Koo (MBA '94)
Chairman, Chailease Group
Kenneth G. Langone (MBA '60)
Vice Chairman, NYU Trustees
Vice Chairman of the Board of Overseers

President and Chief Executive Officer
Invemed Associates LLC
Reuben S. Leibowitz (MBA '75, LAW '79)
Managing Director
JEN Partners, LLC
Alison Mass (BS '80, MBA '81)
Chair of the Board of Overseers
Partner and Global Co-Head
Goldman Sachs & Co.
Howard M. Meyers (BS '64)
NYU Trustee
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Quexco Incorporated
Philip L. Milstein (MBA '74)
Ogden CAP Properties, LLC
John A. Paulson (BS '78)
NYU Trustee
Paulson & Co. Inc.
William J. Pesce (MBA '75)
President and Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
Member, Board of Directors
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Ira Leon Rennert (MBA '56)
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
The Renco Group, Inc.
Robert L. Rosen (MBA '71)
Managing Partner
RLR Capital Partners, LP
Gerald Rosenfeld (ENG '73)
Senior Executive, Lazard;
Mitchell Jacobson Leadership Program in Law and Business
Jane Dresner Sadaka (MBA '80)
Private Investor
Stewart A. Satter (MBA '82)
Chief Executive Officer
Consumer Testing Laboratories, Inc.
Ellen J. Schapps Richman (MBA '79)
Adjunct Professor
Columbia University Graduate School of Business
Peter M. Schoenfeld (ARTS '66, MBA '68)
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP
Thomas W. Sidlik (BS '71)
Member of the Board of Management (Retired)
DaimlerChrysler AG
Michael Jay Solomon (P '99)
Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Truli Media Group, LLC
Leonard N. Stern (BS '57, MBA '59)
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
The Hartz Group, Inc.
Chandrika Tandon
NYU Trustee
Tandon Capital Associates
Paul P. Tanico (BS '77)
Managing Principal
CastleRock Management
John L. Vogelstein (P '98)
NYU Trustee
Vice Chairman of the Board of Overseers

Senior Advisor
Warburg Pincus LLC
Martin J. Wygod (BS '61)
NYU Trustee
Wygod Group