Guided by industry

The Tippie College of Business utilizes a number of advisory boards to help refine and continuously improve our programs. Members are typically business professionals and many are alumni of the University of Iowa. Advisory boards in the college include:


Tippie Advisory Board (TAB) Members: 

Alan G. Bunte (BBA 1975/MBA 1977)
Co-founder, COO, and Board Member

Mark Buthman (BBA 1982)
Vice Chairman of the Board, Pavillon International
Member, Board of Directors, West Pharmaceutical Services Inc.

Jack Evans (MBA 1972)
The Hall-Perrine Foundation

Perry A. Glassgow (BBA 1986)
Vice President and Controller
Harley-Davidson Inc.

Christopher J. Hoffman (BBA 1985)
Senior Partner

Kevin Holt (BBA 1989)
Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager
Invesco Funds Ltd.

James Israel (BBA 1978/MBA 1984)
Member, Board of Directors
Great Western Bancorp Inc. and Great Western Bank

Chris Klein (BBA 1985)
CEO and Board Member
Fortune Brands Home & Security

Thomas A. Kloet (BBA 1980)
Chairman, NASDAQ Stock Market LLC
Member, Board of Directors, NASDAQ Inc. and Northern Trust Mutual Funds

Kyle Krause (BBA 1985)
President and CEO
Kum & Go LC

Curtis K. Lane (BBA 1973)
Co-founder and Portfolio Manager
Concordant Partners

Terrance Lillis (MS 1982)
Executive Vice President and CFO (retired)
Principal Financial Group Inc.

Jeffrey Lorenger (BBA 1987/MBA 2001)
Executive Vice President
HNI Corporation

Leonard McLaughlin (BBA 1989)
President (former)  
Aon Cornerstone Innovative Solutions  

John Miclot (BBA 1981)
President and CEO
Lingua Flex

Laura Newinski (BBA 1987)
Vice Chair of Operations

Sheri Salata (BBA 1980)

Maureen Sammon (BBA 1985) 
President and CEO 
HomeServices Mortgage

Andy Sassine (BBA 1987)
President and CEO
Avea Capital LLC

Kent Statler (MBA 1998)
Executive Vice President and COO, Commercial Systems
Rockwell Collins

Margaret (Peg) M. Stessman (BSN 1984/MBA 2012)
CEO and Chairman

Anne-Marie Thomas (BBA 1983) 
Corporate Director
The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group

Elizabeth Villafana (BBA 1980)
Business Development 
Baird Private Asset Management 

Michael J. Wokosin (BBA 1988)
Vice President, Digital Marketing

Eden Y. Woon (BA 1967)
Vice President for Institutional Advancement 
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

School of Management Advisory Council (SOMAC) Members:

Bill Bremner (MBA 1990)
Vice President of Merchandising
Gander Mountain

Marshall Bridges (MBA 2001)
Vice President and CFO
HNI Corporation

Paul Buchanan (BBA 1975)
President and Founder
BUCS Analytics

Tim Chen
CEO, President, Chief Growth Office, Global Leader
B2B Product and Service Solutions Domestic and International 

Dianne Dillon-Ridgley
Board Director 
Interface, Inc

Jill Enabnit (BS 1997/MBA 2000)
Product Strategy & Pricing Science
US Bank 

Michael Ferguson (MBA 1995)
Global Compensation & Marketing Operations Executive
Rockwell Automation 

Matthew L. Finnegan (BSE 1996/MBA 2009)
President of Resource Management
Berkshire Hathaway Energy Pipeline Group

Cindy Goody (MBA 2008)
Senior Director - Nutrition
McDonald's USA, LLC

Bart Hendryx (MBA 2002)
Founder and CEO
Brandsoul LLC

Matthew Hoogerland (MBA 1995)
Chief Financial Officer 


Robert E. Johnston (MBA 2009)
Corporate Vice President, Strategy and Planning 
New York Life Insurance Company 

Sarah Kramer
Executive Vice President and Managing Director

Matthew G. Lane (BS/BSE 1991/MS 1994/MBA 1995)
Streamline Brands

Larry Menke (BS 1991/MBA 1994)
Vice President, Global Research and Development 
The Nielsen Company 

Chuck Mersch (BBA 2007/MBA 2008)
Director of Finance 

Matthew Mouw (MBA 2004)
Chief Technology Officer
Ball Horticultural Company 

Calvin Norris (BBA 1992/MBA 2001)
Director, Mortgage Backed Securities 

Mark W. Roach (BSE 1992/MBA 1999)
Global Deployment Manager, Materials Resource Division 

Jeff Roseman (BGS 1989/MBA 1994)
Director, Information Technology & Security 
Wilton Brands 

Chad Stone (BBA 1992)
Chief Financial Officer 
Renewable Energy Group, Inc. 

Doug Yoder (MBA 1988)
Head of Marketing Research
Bayer Animal Health