Sawyer Business School Dean's Cabinet

The Sawyer Business School at Suffolk University Dean’s Cabinet consists of a distinguished community of loyal benefactors who are dedicated to supporting and advancing our School’s mission through philanthropy and strategic consultation.

About the Dean’s Cabinet


Selected members must pledge at least $50,000. Gift commitments can be completed through five annual contributions and must be fulfilled by the fifth year of service.


Appointed by Dean Amy Zeng, Dean’s Cabinet members are asked to:

  • Provide strategic advice and counsel to the Dean in pursuit of the Dean’s overall programmatic and fundraising goals
  • Enhance the academic profile of the Sawyer Business School by assisting the Dean with strategic corporate and individual partnerships within the New England region, around the nation, and abroad
  • Identify, cultivate, and engage alumni to become involved with the Sawyer Business School, as well as identify possible nominees to serve in the Dean’s Cabinet
  • Serve as ambassadors of the Sawyer Business School to external stakeholders, such as alumni, corporate partners, and prospective students and their parents

Members of the Dean’s Cabinet are recognized for their generosity throughout the academic year.


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Greg Balestrieri BSBA'09 Co-Founder & CEO, GreenRabbit
Michael Barretti
Michael Barretti EMBA’82 Professor Emeritus, Marketing; Former Director, Executive MBA Program, Suffolk University; Former Officer, United States Marine Corps

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Anne Marie Conway MHA'00 VP of Clinical Operations, Finch Therapeutics Group

Headshot of Andrew Demakes.

Andrew Demakes MBA’12 Director of Food Service Sales, Old Neighborhood Foods

Kevin Donahue

Kevin Donahue EMBA'84 Former CEO and Chairman, Vibram.

Headshot of Bruno Drummond.

Bruno Drummond BSBA'02, MSA'09, MST'20 Founder & Partner, Drummond Advisors
Headshot of Dan Florian
Dan Florian BSBA'01 Managing Director, Sun Capital

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David Hartstein BSBA’85, MBA’86 Founder and CEO, KaBloom; Executive in Residence, Marketing
Joe Krause
Joe Krause MBA'13 Partner, PwC Cybersecurity, Risk & Regulatory
Spencer Lake
Spencer Lake BSBA’84 Founding Partner, Element Ventures
Stephen MacDonald
Steve MacDonald, CPA, MBA'02 VP of Finance, FogPharma
Domenic Marinelli, BSBA'93, MBA'95 Managing Director, Wealth Management Financial Advisor, The Marinelli Group at Morgan Stanley

Jamie McInnes

Jamie McInnes MSF'96 President & CEO, Oculus Partners

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Joe Melville BSBA'09 Co-Founder & Chief Growth Officer, GreenRabbit

Headshot of George Moker.

George Moker MBA’03 Director of Government Contracting, Consulting, and Business Development, Ambrosi Donahue Congdon & Co., P.C.; Carol Sawyer Parks Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies and Director, Center for Entrepreneurship

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Randy Richard EMBA'96 President, Richard Brothers Financial Advisors

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Erich Smith MBA'92 Executive VP and COO, PNC Wealth Management

Headshot of Shaun Stimpson.

Shaun Stimpson BSBA'05 Founder & Managing Partner, North Iron Holdings, LLC.

Headshot of Ken Taubes.

Ken Taubes MBA'84 EVP, Chief Investment Officer of U.S. Investment Management, Amundi Pioneer; Trustee, Suffolk University