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Williams School Board of Advisors

The Williams School Board of Advisors consists of alumni and parents of Washington and Lee who offer advice to the Dean and faculty on all areas of the school's curriculum and programs. The board consists of industry leaders from across the country and the world. Members represent both business and government and reflect the school's four departments: accounting, business, economics, and politics.


Active Board

James L. Baldwin, Jr., '83
Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Dr Pepper Snapple Group
Plano, TX

John H. Church, '87
Managing Director
Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
New York, NY

William J. Cosgrove, Jr., '67
Vice President (retired)
Ford Motor Company
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Andrew D. Crawford, '96
Chairman & CEO
Palliacare, LLC
Nashville, TN

John S. "Jay" Darden, '93
Partner
Patton Boggs LLP
Washington, DC

John A. Ebner, '91
Jacksonville, FL

Jane Gilday
Managing Director
Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss, LLC
Dallas, TX

John V. Howard, Jr., '84
Bounds Green, LLC
(turnarounds & angel investing)
Boulder, CO

Peter A. Hunt, '86
Managing Director
JMP Securities, LLC
San Francisco, CA

Glen O. Jackson, '85
Principal/Co-owner
Jackson Spalding, Inc.
Atlanta, GA

Kenneth A. Lang, '82
Managing Director
J. P. Morgan
New York, NY

Lawrence J. "Jim" Lawson III, '77
Chairman
Lincoln International
Chicago, IL

John E. McManus, '91
President
The McManus Group, LLC 
Washington, DC

John M. Oliver, '87
Washington Metro Financial Services Leader
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
McLean, VA

Beth M. Provanzana, '95
Senior Vice President &
Global Head, Market & Liquidity Risk
Northern Trust Corporation
Chicago, IL

Frank M. Sands, Jr., '89
Chief Executive Officer &
Chief Investment Officer
Sands Capital Management, LLC
Arlington, VA

Mary Katherine C. "Cammie" Seymour, '90
Supply Chain Manager Earthmover Product Line
MFP Michelin
Clermont-Ferrand, France

Thomas J. Sheehan, Jr., '90
Managing Director
Morgan Stanley & Company
London

W. Ross Singletary II, '89
Managing Partner
Arcus Capital Partners
Jacksonville, FL

Howard W. Smith III, '80
Executive Vice President and COO
Walker & Dunlop
Bethesda, MD

John S. Surface, '94
Executive Vice President
EverBank
Jacksonville, FL

William K. Thornton, '88
Atlanta, GA

James M. Underhill, '78
Chief Executive Officer, Americas
Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
Washington, DC

Christopher H. Williams, '85
Managing Director, Co-Founder
Harris Williams & Company
Richmond, VA

Robert Q. Wyckoff, Jr., '75
Managing Director
Tweedy Browne Co. LLC
Stamford, CT

Advisors Emeriti

Jeffrey A. Babka
L. Price Blackford, '73
John Boardman, '51
Marcus E. Bromley, '71
Robert G. "Bo" Brookby, '72
Earle Palmer Brown, '44
Jeremy E. "Jeb" Brown, '69
Russell W. Chambliss, '74
John E. Chapoton, '58
J. Donald Childress, '70
Gina C. Cocklereece
Frederick E. Cooper, '64
Rogers L. Crain, '75
Paul M. Davey, '86
Rush Dickson, '76
Jorge E. Estrada M., '69
C. Douglas Fuge, '77
Valerie Pierson Gammage, '89
J. Baker Gentry, Jr., '88
J. Barton Goodwin, '69
Robert P. Guyton, Jr., '89
R. Allen Haight, '84
Megan Hess, '97
William R. Johnston, '61
Douglas B. "Doug" Lane, '79
Arthur S. Loring, '69
James S. "Chip" Mahan III, '73
James A. "Jay" Meriwether, '70
Marc F. Monyek, '85
Lee W. Muse, Jr., '78
Philip W. Norwood, '69
Samuel L. Perkins, '80, '83L
Harry J. Phillips, Jr., '72
Thomas P. Rideout, '63
James T. "Jim" Roselle, '78
Steven B. Sandler, '70
Ingrid M. Schroeder, '91
Peter H. Sheppard, '72
Hatton C. V. Smith, '73
Martin E. Stein, Jr., '74
David H. Stovall, Jr., '69
Harold C. Stowe, '68
Paul Suthern, '73
Megan M. Taylor, '96
Rowan G. P. Taylor, '89
Glenn O. Thornhill, Jr., '63
Kenneth S. Voelker, '77
Charles R. Yates, Jr., '70
Robert H. Yevich, '70