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Dean's Executive Council

The Dean's Executive Council is a consultative body at California Lutheran University's School of Management. Members of the Dean's Executive Council are C-level executives in companies that are leaders in their industries. The members advise and support the Dean of the School of Management directly on matters related to the strategy and overall vision of the School. Through their engagement, these executives provide support to both maintain and raise the School's standing and profile in the national business community. Through its advice, the Dean's Executive Council influences advancements that will create global leaders of the future.

Don Armstrong

 Co-Founder and CEO, Vitu

Sandy Brown, CPA, PFS, CGMA

 Ret. Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, and President Transamerica Financial Advisors, Inc.

Hugh Cassar

 Chief Executive Officer, Kretek International, Inc.

Mike Colleran

 Senior Vice President, Nissan U.S. Marketing and Sales, Nissan North America, Inc.

Kim Congdon

 Vice President Global Human Resources and Talent Management, Herbalife Nutrition

Steven D. Dorfman

 Retired Vice Chairman, Hughes Electronics

Kevin Elms

 Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Dole Packaged Foods North America

Gemma Godfrey

 Board Director, Broadcaster, Quantum Physicist

Nigel Kershaw

 Chief Finance Officer, IFS (Individual Food Service)

Pam Kessler

 Co-President, Chief Financial Officer, and Secretary, LTC Properties

Dr. Harlan A. Levine, M.D.

 Chief Executive, City of Hope Medical Foundation

Marina Lubinsky

 Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, The Cheesecake Factory

Kevin Manion

 Chief Financial Officer, Calavo

David W. Meline

 Chief Financial Officer, Moderna, Inc.

Stefan L. Mund

 Corporate Vice President and Regional Head, Henkel Beauty Care Hair Professional, North America

Lior Ofir

 Senior Managing Director and Chief Information Officer, PennyMac

Mark Palamountain

 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Corporate Secretary, Limoneira Company

Bryan Palbaum

 President and Chief Operations Officer, Trader Joe's Company

Paul Ross

 Chief Financial Officer, The TradeDesk (ret.)

Ravi K. Sawhney

 President and Chief Executive Officer, RKS Design

Dr. Markus Tomaschitz

 Vice President, Corporate Human Resource Management, AVL