Dean's Advisory Council

William E. Arthur
Broad Street Financial

David I. Beatson
Chief Executive Officer
GlobalWare Solutions

Dr. J. A. “Fred” Brothers
Executive Vice-President (Retired)
Ashland Inc.

R. Kerry Clark
Chairman and CEO
Cardinal Health

Kenneth L. Coleman
Chairman of the Board
Accelrys, Inc.

Christopher M. Connor
Chairman, President,
and Chief Executive Officer
The Sherwin-Williams Company

Tanny Crane
President and CEO
Crane Group Company

Clayton C. Daley, Jr.
Vice Chair and Chief Financial Officer
Procter & Gamble

Jonathon S. Eesley
Vice-President and Financial Advisor
Bernstein Global Wealth Management

Dr. Ruann F. Ernst
President and
Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
Digital Island

Robert M. Eversole
Stonehenge Partners, Inc.

John F. Finn
President and Chief Executive Officer
Gardner Inc.

Phillip Wm. Fisher
The Fisher Group

Sander A. Flaum
Managing Partner
Flaum Partners, Inc.

W. G. “Gary” Fleming, Jr.
Liati Group LLC

John B. “Jay” Gerlach, Jr.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Lancaster Colony Corporation

Mark R. Goldston
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer
and President
United Online

Thomas R. Green
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Lancaster Pollard and Co.

Ray J. Groves
Chairman and CEO (Retired)
Ernst & Young

Malcolm J. Gudis

Chairman and CEO
Second Tranché Investments

Sandra W. Harbrecht
Paul Werth Associates, Inc.

Lawrence A. Hilsheimer
Executive Vice President
and Chief Financial Officer
Nationwide Insurance

W. G. “Jerry” Jurgensen
Chief Executive Officer
Nationwide Insurance

Timothy P. Keenan
Chief Executive Officer
High Performance Technologies

William C. Killgallon
Chairman and CEO
The Ohio Art Company

Charles Klatskin
Managing Director
Forsgate Industrial Partners

Holly Keller Koeppel

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
American Electric Power

Dr. David T. Kollat
22, Incorporated

Patrick J. Martin
Chairman, President and CEO (Retired)
Storage Technology Corporation

Timothy A. Michael
Michael Freres & Associates

Elizabeth Aston Mily
Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning
and Corporate Development
Thermo Fisher Scientific

Martin C. Murrer
Managing Director
Sagent Advisors, Inc.

Carl A. Nelson, Jr.
Managing Partner (Retired)
Arthur Andersen

Lionel L. Nowell III
Senior Vice President and Treasurer
PepsiCo Inc.

James G. Oates
President (Retired)
Leo Burnett Worldwide

James J. O’Brien
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Ashland Incorporated

Ed L. Overmyer
Willis HRH

Lawrence I. Pollock
CEO and President
Lucky Stars Limited

Corbett A. Price
Chairman and CEO
Kurron Inc.

David A. Rismiller
Chairman, President,
Chief Executive Officer (Retired)
FirsTier Financial, Inc.

John A. Russell (Deceased)
President and CEO
Competitive Communications Partners

Robert H. Schottenstein
President, Chairman, and CEO
M/I Homes, Inc.

Donald B. Shackelford
Fifth Third Bank, Central Ohio

John M. Shepherd
Chief Executive Officer
Shepherd Chemical Company

George Sladoje
North American Energy Credit and Clearing Corporation

Jesse J. Tyson
Director, Global Aviation Business
and Fuels Marketing
ExxonMobil Petroleum and Chemical

Charles R. Webb
Executive Vice President (retired)
Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.

Yihua Yang
MBA candidate, Class of 2010
Harvard Business School

Paul T. Yin
Dah Chung Industrial Company Ltd.

Gordon B. Zacks
Senior Chairman of the Board (Retired)
R.G. Barry Corporation

For more information visit the Dean’s Advisory Council Web site.


Fisher’s Dean’s Advisory Council, comprised of top-level business executives, provides invaluable expertise, program evaluation, assessment of new initiatives and counsel regarding new activities to support the planned growth of the college. With their guidance, Fisher continues to maintain its status as a global leader in business management education.