Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Board of Advisors

The Dean’s Board of Advisors, chaired by Rocco J. Martino (MBA ’78), brings together global business leaders to offer strategic direction for the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University Chicago.

Learn more about each of our members by clicking on the member name and being redirected to a LinkedIn profile.

NameTitleOrganization
Melissa M. Ballate (BBA '01, MBA '03) President Blue Daring 
Shaun L. Budnik (BBA ’88) Partner KPMG US
Jennifer Campe (BS '88, MS '97) Senior Vice President and Chief HR Officer Wintrust Financial 
Kassie Davis (MBA '78) Executive Director  CME Group Foundation 
Francesca DeBiase (BBA '88) Chief Supply Chain and Sustainability Officer McDonald's
Mark G. Essig
(BBA ’81)
CEO FKI Security Group
Patrick J. Gainer (BBA ’82) Chief Financial Officer Pernix Group, Inc.
Anthony Gargiulo (MS ’87) Vice President, Human Resources World's Finest Chocolate
John J. Hartman (MBA ’82) President SDI Presence LLC
Michael E. Hora (MBA ’72) Former Senior Vice President A.T. Kearney
Lawrence (Larry) Hund (BBA '78) President and Chief Operating Officer Harley-Davidson Financial Services, Inc.
John G. Iberle
(BBA ’75)
  Help the Children of NPH
Philip Isom (MBA '94) Global Head of M&A KPMG Corporate Finance, LLC
Jeffrey Jarczyk (BBA '86) Executive Vice President / Chief Auditor Fidelity Investments 
William G. Kistner (BBA ’72) Vice President, Internal Audit Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Mimi LeClair President and CEO  Boys and Girls Club Chicago 
Patrick C. Lynch (BBA ’82) President Chicago Equity Partners 
Rocco J. Martino (MBA ’78) Cofounder and Partner LaSalle Capital Group
Philip R. May
(BBA ’67)
Principal Philip May & Associates LLC
Carol A. McCarthy (MBA ’85) President and Owner Remedy
Kevin C. McGirr (BBA ’72) Principal  McGirr Financial Services
James McHugh (BBA '04) Managing Director Navigant 
Kenneth (Ken) Meyers (BBA '76) President and Chief Executive Officer U.S. Cellular 
Nicki Pecori
(MBA ’96)
Director of Community Affairs Illinois Housing Development Authority
Jeffery J. Robinson (BBA ’74) Retired Partner Grant Thornton LLP
Stephen Sweeney Vice President Glenair, Inc.
William Towns (BBA '02) Executive Director  Benefit Chicago 
Rene Velazco, Jr. (BBA ’02, MBA ’12) Accounting Manager  Uptake
Christopher (Chris) Vincent Head of Fixed Income Team William Blair