Advisory Council

Russell (Russ) Hill – Chairman
Chairman, CEO, Halbert Hargrove Global Advisors LLC

Kenneth J. Bacon
Co-Founder and Managing Partner, RailField Partners

Hon. Timothy (Tim) Broas
Former United States Ambassador to the Netherlands; Of Counsel, Holland and Hart, LLP

Kathleen Brown
Partner, Government and Regulatory Healthcare Financial Services & Banking
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

M. Michele Burns
Former CEO, Mercer

Tushara Canekeratne
Founder & CEO, Nadastra, Inc.
Co-Founder Virtusa Corporation

R. Martin Chavez
Partner & Vice Chairman at Sixth Street Partners

Kathleen E. Christensen
Former Program Director, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Chip Conley
Strategic Advisor for Hospitality and Leadership, Airbnb

Kim Dorgan
Managing Director, SIGNAL Group

Mike Duffy
Contributing Editor, TIME

Ric Edelman
Edelman Financial Engines

Mary Jane Elmore
Former General Partner and Present Consultant, Institutional Venture Partners

Matt Fellowes 
Head of Investments, Capital One


The Honorable George P. Shultz
Distinguished Fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University

Jane Fonda 
Actress, Activist, Advocate, Author, and Fitness Guru

Christopher Harte
Former Publisher and CEO, Minneapolis Star Tribune

Frank (Gard) Jameson
Author and Professor, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Heather Johnson
Managing Director and Private Banker, Deutsche Bank Wealth Management, New York

Jodee Kozlak
Founder and CEO Kozlak Capital Partners, LLC

Robert Levin
Director, Ellie Mae, Inc.; Consultant to Redbrick Partners

Irene Mecchi
American Writer

Thomas E. Moore, III
Senior Managing Director, First Republic Bank

Ryan O’Hara
CEO, President, Board Director, Investor

Paul Pagnato
Chairman, Transparency Technologies

Catherine B. Reynolds
Chairman and CEO, The Catherine B. Reynolds Foundation

John (Jack) Rowe – Founding Chairman
Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Amit Sachdev
Executive Vice President, Chief Regulatory Officer and Chief of Staff to the CEO, Vertex

Maureen Schafer
President, The Schafer Company

Andy Sieg
Merrill Lynch Wealth, Management, Bank of America Corporation

Rick Smith
President, Pinkerton Foundation

Ann Bennett Spence
Managing Director, Cambridge Associates, LLC

Sarah Stoker, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychologist

Margaret (Margie) Sullivan
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Sullivan Strategy

Linda Tarplin – Vice Chair
Cofounder, Tarplin, Downs and Young, LLC

Allen Thorpe
Managing Director, Hellman & Friedman, LLC

Solomon Trujillo
Chief Executive Officer, Trujillo Group, LLC

Norman Volk
Chairman, The John A. Hartford Foundation, New York, and Member of the Hartford Board (1979)

Geraldine (Gerri) Walsh
President, FINRA Investor Education Foundation
Senior Vice President, FINRA Investor Education

Laysha Ward
Vice President and Chief External Engagement Officer, Target

Barbara Waxman