Board of Trustees

Officers of the Board


Kevin L. Clayton '84 '13P*

Kevin L. Clayton ’84, ’13P

Chairman of the Board
Trustee: 1993-1999, 2005-2010
Corporate Trustee, 2010-2022
Interim President, 2014-2015

Kevin Clayton earned a B.A. in Government from Lehigh University in 1984 and an M.B.A. from St. Joseph’s University in 1988. Clayton began his business career with Chrysler Corporation, holding a variety of management positions in the U.S. Automotive Sales and Marketing Division. In 1990, he moved to Trust Company of the West, an institutional investment management firm, rising to senior vice president. He joined Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., a publicly traded global investment management firm, at its inception in 1995. Clayton served as a principal and director of the firm, and as supervising principal at OCM Investments, LLC, Oaktree’s registered broker-dealer entity. He was a partner at Energy Capital Partners, a private equity and credit firm focused on investing in North America’s energy infrastructure. Clayton also served on the boards of Blair Academy and Aquicore, a commercial real estate energy management company in Washington, DC. Clayton is currently the managing partner of the Finley Ridge Group, a private family office.

Clayton became chair of the Board of Trustees at Lehigh University on July 1, 2017. He previously served as vice chair of the board since 2012 with the exception of the 2014-2015 academic year in which he served as Lehigh’s interim president.

Maria Chrin

Maria L. Chrin ’87 ’10P

Vice Chair of the Board
Corporate Trustee, Trustee Since 2004
Current Term: July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2023

Maria is the founder and managing partner of Circle Wealth Management, LLC, a women-owned, independent investment management and wealth advisory firm based in NYC. Prior to launching CWM, she spent 15 years at Goldman Sachs, where she built a premier practice within the Private Wealth Management Division. She is a member of the Board of Overseers of Columbia Business School. She received a B.S. in Economics from Lehigh University in 1987 and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School in 1989.

Philip B. Sheibley ’81 '19P*

Philip B. Sheibley ’81 ’19P

Vice Chair of the Board
Corporate Trustee, Trustee Since 2011
Current Term: July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2022

Philip B. Sheibley is a venture capital investor with a primary focus on the alternative energy and life sciences industries. He is also the chairman of Fiberight LLC, an advanced biofuel company, and serves on the board of directors for a number of his other portfolio companies. He retired as a managing partner with Accenture in 2010, where he was industry director for the Life Sciences industry practice. He earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Lehigh in 1981.

Frank A. Roth, Corporate Secretary

David L. Hammer, Treasurer

Members of the Board

Lia Iacocca Assad

Appointed Trustee Since 2016, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2022

Lia Assad

Lia Iacocca Assad is co-founder of Tuscan Kiss, LLC, a Modern Rosé. She serves on the boards of the Iacocca Family Foundation, and Planet Hope. Lia earned a B.A. in communications from Oakland University in Rochester, Mich. She is the daughter of the late Lee and Mary K. Iacocca.

Jeffrey Bosland ’88 ’22P

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Jeffrey Bosland

Jeffrey Bosland, of Basking Ridge, NJ, is a senior managing director of Cerberus Capital’s Operations and Advisory Company, where he is responsible for advising and driving improvement in portfolio companies as head of the financial institutions advisory group. Prior to Cerberus, Jeff worked for JPMorgan Chase for 12 years, where he was a managing director and member of the Corporate & Investment Bank management committee. He served as global head of client treasury services, head of U.S. public finance, U.S. agencies debt, and Americas sales and marketing. Earlier in his 30-year business career in banking and fixed income sales and trading, Bosland managed U.S. interest rate swaps derivatives trading at Bankers Trust Co. and Deutsche Bank, where he also led the U.S. agencies debt trading business. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Lehigh University in 1988.

Jay Clayton

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Jay Clayton

Appointed trustee Jay Clayton, of New York, NY, is a Senior Policy Advisor and Of Counsel at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, advising on corporate governance, capital markets and financial regulatory matters. He also is the Non-Executive Chair and Lead Independent Director of Apollo Global Management, an adjunct professor at the Wharton School and Carey Law School at the University of Pennsylvania, and has advisory roles with several privately held companies and nonprofit organizations.

Jay Clayton served as the Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from May 2017 to December 2020. As Chairman of the SEC, Mr. Clayton focused on modernizing the regulation and oversight of our equity and fixed income markets, concentrating on the interests of long-term investors. He was an active member of the Financial Stability Board, the International Organization of Securities Commissions, the Financial Stability Oversight Council and the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets.

Prior to Mr. Clayton’s time at the SEC, he was a member of Sullivan & Cromwell’s management committee, co-managing partner of its General Practice Group and co-head of its Cybersecurity Group. He was a lead lawyer in an array of complex M&A and capital markets transactions, as well as regulatory and governance matters, in the financial, telecoms, energy, transportation and e-commerce sectors. Mr. Clayton also advised a number of individuals and families in connection with their public and private investments and succession planning matters.

Mr. Clayton earned a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degree in economics from The University of Cambridge (Kings College; Thouron Scholar) and a Juris Doctor degree from The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School.

Eric Clement ’99

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Eric Clement

Appointed trustee Eric Clement ’99, of Long Island City, NY, is SVP & Fund Manager, overseeing the social impact and sustainability portfolios at RXR Realty, LLC. In this capacity, he is responsible for setting the strategic vision and investment strategy for the organization’s investments in this area, with the goal of generating attractive returns while delivering on tangible social outcomes.

Prior to RXR, Eric was Senior Managing Director and head of the Strategic Investments Group at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), where he oversaw the negotiation of tax incentives, taxable/tax-exempt debt issuance, New Markets Tax Credit investments, in addition to a portfolio of debt & equity funds. The group helped drive inclusive economic development by unlocking access to finance, mobilizing private capital, and supporting the growth of strategic sectors on behalf of the City of New York.

Eric spent time working in London, sub-Saharan Africa, and the United States - as a partner at Blue Frontier Group, an emerging markets private equity firm, SGI Global Holdings, Ltd., and various executive and management-level positions at Accenture plc, Citigroup and JPMorgan.

Eric received his MBA from Saïd Business School, University of Oxford with specializations in Finance & Strategy and is currently an Associate Fellow at Saïd Business School. He also received his undergraduate degree in History with a minor in Writing from Lehigh University and is currently serving his second term on the Dean’s Advisory Council to the College of Arts and Sciences at Lehigh.

Frederick “Freddy” Coleman ’17 ’19G

Alumni Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024


Frederick “Freddy” Coleman ’17 ’19G, of Wood Bridge, NJ, is a technology strategy consultant for Accenture and the founder and Managing-Director of GhanaMade, a cultural digital media company with a footprint in New York, London, and Accra. His work contributions in professional services have made impacts of +$20 million in sales with national financial institutions.

Coleman also serves on the professional executive board of the National Society of Black Engineers. He is a member of the CPA societies of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, NABA, and the NBMBAA. His sustainability work includes promoting and supporting black higher education, with a focus on the African community in the US and students from his ancestral country of Ghana. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in business information systems and a Master of Engineering in technical entrepreneurship with honors from Lehigh University. He later obtained a Master of Business Administration from the Quantic School of Business and Technology.

Coleman has served Lehigh as a board director for the Alumni Association, a member of the Young Alumni Council, a leadership member of the BALANCE alumni affinity group, and a volunteer for the Alumni Admissions Outreach program. As an undergraduate, he was the President of the Class of 2017, Assistant Treasurer of the Student Senate, Chapter Senator for the National Society of Black Engineers, Council Elder for the African Student Association, and a Carl Greer Scholar. He is a Lehigh Legacy as his father, John Coleman ‘97G graduated with a graduate degree in chemistry.

Vincent A. Forlenza Jr. ’75

Corporate Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2025


Vincent Forlenza, of Franklin Lakes, NJ, is the retired executive chairman of the Board of directors of Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD), a global medical technology company, a position he held since January 2020 after stepping down as its chief executive officer. Mr. Forlenza serves as lead director on Moody’s Corporation Board of Directors, is chairman of The Valley Health Systems Board of Trustees, and previously served as chairman of The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He was also the Chairman of the board of AdvaMed, the medical device industry association. He is a past member of the Dean’s advisory council for the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Forlenza has a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Lehigh and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Pennsylvania.

Drew Freed ’83 ’17P

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Andrew Freed

Appointed trustee Drew Freed ’83 ’17P, of Bluffton, SC, served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Micro-Coax, a Carlisle Interconnect Technologies Company. Micro-Coax, based in Pottstown, PA, is a manufacturer of RF microwave transmission cables and connectors used in satellite and aerospace applications. Freed was appointed CEO in 2015 after serving on the Board of Directors since 2003. He also served as Chairman and CEO of UTI Corporation, which operated 13 manufacturing facilities throughout North America and Europe. Drew is an Emeritus Trustee of Ursinus College, a past member of the Board of Trustees at the International House of Philadelphia, and a past member of the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Board of Trustees. He was a member of the Engineering Advisory Council at Lehigh University and is the sponsor of the David and Lorraine Freed Research Symposium. He is also a past Chapter Chair of the Philadelphia chapter of the Young President’s Organization. He was a member of the Board of Directors of Benjamin Obdyke, a manufacturer of building products, located in Jenkintown, PA. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in metallurgy and materials engineering from Lehigh University in 1983 and holds a master’s degree in industrial administration from Carnegie Mellon University.

Jordan Hitch ’88 ’20P ’21P

Corporate Trustee, Trustee 2014-2015
Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024

Jordan Hitch ’88

Jordan Hitch of Wellesley, Massachusetts, was formerly a Managing Director of Bain Capital, one of the world’s leading private, alternative asset management firms. He joined Bain Capital in 1997. Jordan graduated from Lehigh in 1988 with a B.S. in mechanical engineering, and he earned an MBA from the University of Chicago in 1995. As an undergraduate, Jordan was a member of the Pi Lambda Phi fraternity. He is currently an active private investor and serves on the board of Bright Horizons Family Solutions, Burlington Stores, and Helix Sleep.

Mary T. Kush '88

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023


Mary Kush, of Mantoloking, NJ, is a principal in Douglass Winthrop Advisors, LLC. Previously, she was the chief operating officer, chief financial officer and senior equity analyst at Eagle Capital Management LLC, where she oversaw day to day operations and was responsible for equity research and idea generation for the firm’s portfolio. Kush was an early partner at Eagle, helping grow the firm from $300 million in assets under management to almost $30 billion when she retired in 2018. Kush is on the Board of the Park Avenue Armory, where she serves on their Audit and Finance Committee. She is a member of the Lehigh University Investment Subcommittee and a member of the Cornelia Connelly Finance Committee. Kush has a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from Lehigh and a Master of Business Administration in finance and Master of Science degree in taxation from Fordham University.

Ann Lewnes ’83 ’22P

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Ann Lewnes

Appointed trustee Ann Lewnes ’83 ’22P, of Palo Alto, CA, is Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Development of Adobe, one of the largest and most diversified software companies in the world. Ann has held the position of Adobe CMO for more than a decade. Under her leadership, the Adobe brand has become synonymous with creativity, digital marketing and the design and development of transformative digital experiences. In addition to its consistent focus on creativity, Adobe’s marketing organization pioneered the company’s shift to digital—deploying advanced digital marketing technology, establishing an insight-driven culture, and setting a template for marketing’s impact on business. As EVP of Corporate Strategy & Development, Ann also leads Adobe’s corporate strategy and strategic M&A efforts globally. Prior to Adobe, Ann spent 20 years building the iconic Intel Inside brand as VP of Marketing. Ann has been named one of the world’s most influential CMOs by Forbes and one of the most innovative CMOs by Business Insider. The American Advertising Foundation elected her into its Hall of Achievement. In 2019, Ann was inducted into the American Marketing Association’s Hall of Fame. In 2020, she received the New York Women in Communications Matrix Award. Ann received her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and journalism from Lehigh University. She currently serves on the boards of Mattel and Sundance Institute. Believing everyone has a story to tell, Ann is a strong advocate for empowering diverse creators, including women, youth and other under-represented groups.

Mark V. Mactas ’74

Corporate Trustee, Trustee Since 2011
Current Term: July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2022

Mark V. Mactas ’74*

Mark V. Mactas is retired chairman and chief executive officer of Towers Perrin (now part of Willis Towers Watson). Since he retired, he has served on numerous boards, including Accolade, Envision Healthcare and Save the Children. He is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries and the Conference of Consulting Actuaries. He received a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and economics from Lehigh in 1974.

James R. Maida ’85 ’17P ’19P

Corporate Trustee, Trustee Since 2015, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024

James R. Maida ’85 ’17P ’19P

James R. Maida is the president and chief executive officer of Gaming Laboratories International, LLC, the preeminent testing laboratory worldwide for electronic gaming devices and systems in the gaming industry. In addition to serving on the Lehigh Board of Trustees, he is a member of the university’s Leadership Council and the Computer Science and Engineering Advisory Council. He is also a member of the Monmouth Medical Center Board of Trustees and a member of the Monmouth Medical Center South Campus Foundation. James earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science engineering from Lehigh in 1985 and a juris doctorate degree with high honors in taxation from Rutgers School of Law in 1990.

Lauren M. Manduke ’05

Alumni Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023


Lauren Manduke, of Far Hills, NJ, is a commercial litigator at Cole Schotz P.C., a mid-size law firm based out of Hackensack, New Jersey. She is also a member of the District IIB Bergen County Fee Arbitration Committee and active in a host of important industry organizations, including the Fellows of the American Bar Foundation, the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association and the Bergen County Bar Association. Manduke served Lehigh as President of the Young Alumni Council and remains active with the varsity crew team. She joined the Lehigh University Alumni Association as a Board member in 2015 and served as its senior vice president before becoming the president in 2019. Manduke has a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Lehigh and a Juris Doctor degree from Fordham University School of Law.

Deidre M. Martin ’06

Alumni Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2022

Deidre Martin

Deidre Martin is a real estate agent at the Van Dyk Group on Long Beach Island (LBI), as well as the owner of Law Office of Deidre M. Martin, Esq. LLC. Prior to opening her own firm, Deidre worked as a Co-Op for Schnader, Harrison, Segal and Lewis, and was an intern for the Honorable Carolyn Engel Temin, in Philadelphia. Since her graduation, she’s been involved with the Lehigh Lawyers Association (Current: Director and Co-Chair of On-Campus Events; Past: President 2018-2020, Director and Chairperson for the Fall Events Committee and member of the Fall Events Committee.) She was a member of the Lehigh Young Alumni Council and the Lehigh Club of Philadelphia. Martin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business and economics from Lehigh and a Juris Doctor degree from Drexel University School of Law (2013).

Kendall B. O’Brien ’84

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023


Kendall O’Brien, of Cranford, NJ, is a retired financial executive and group chief financial officer for Johnson & Johnson. Over her +35-year tenure at Johnson & Johnson, O’Brien held several senior positions across the enterprise sector finance groups, Medical Devices & Diagnostics, Pharmaceuticals and Consumer, as well as roles in Health and Wellness and Corporate. Her most recent role was supporting the Vice Chairman/Chief Scientific Officer in strategic and financial decisions regarding the +$10B innovation spending and new early stage enterprise investments. She also designed and led Enterprise Acquisition & Divestiture Operations, supporting over 12 divestitures and 20 acquisitions. O'Brien was a key leader in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion including sponsorships of the Women’s Leadership Initiative, African Ancestry Councils and Open & Out. She served on the Task Force for Talent Innovation (now Coqual) and the Conference Board Leadership Council for Advancing Women. O’Brien is currently a member of the College of Business Dean’s advisory council. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in both accounting and finance from Lehigh.

Michele Scaringella ’90

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2022

Michele Scaringella

Michele Scaringella was formerly the Executive Vice President, Business Operations and Chief Financial Officer of CBS Television Stations, based in New York City. In this role, Michele had financial and strategic oversight for the twenty-eight local television stations owned and operated by ViacomCBS. Prior to assuming this position in 2010, she was Senior Vice President Internal Audit, for CBS Corporation. Michele earned a bachelor’s of science degree in accounting from Lehigh in 1990. She also served as a member of the Lehigh Accounting Program Advisory Board for many years and is actively involved in Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC Mentoring program.

Christopher Scott ’94

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Christopher Scott

Appointed trustee Christopher Scott ’94, of Manhasset, NY, is a Managing Director in Morgan Stanley’s Fixed Income Division, where he is responsible for residential mortgage trading, warehouse lending & financing, and securitization & underwriting as Head of the US Residential Mortgage Business. Before joining Morgan Stanley, Chris worked for Ally Financial Inc. for 11 years, where he was an Investment Management Executive responsible for Ally Bank’s investment and mortgage portfolios. Prior to that, Chris spent 14 years at Bear Stearns & Co. Inc., where he was a Senior Managing Director in the Mortgage Trading Department. Chris is past Chair of the College of Business Dean’s Advisory Council and a current member of the Council. He also served as a member of the Lehigh Leadership Council from 2003 to 2008. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in finance from Lehigh.

Sarat Sethi ’92

Corporate Trustee, Trustee Since 2004, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024

Sarat Sethi ’92

Sarat Sethi is a Managing Partner and member of the firm’s Executive Committee at Douglas C. Lane & Associates, a registered investment advisory firm. He is a chartered financial analyst, a chartered investment counselor, and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts. He is president of the Winged Foot Foundation, president of Lehigh’s Martindale Society and also serves on the Children’s Hope Advisory Board. Sarat is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO). He received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Lehigh in 1992 and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1997.

Julie Smiga ’11

Alumni Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Julie Smiga

Alumni trustee Julie Smiga (née Frehafer) ’11, of Neptune, NJ, is a Program Manager at Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, NJ, leading an integrated team across various functional areas and managing cost, schedule, and performance for several aircraft carrier Visual Landing Aid (VLA) programs.  These programs encompass cradle-to-grave lifecycle management of the primary and backup optical and visual systems that guide fixed wing pilots to land safely on carrier flight decks, as well as their landbased training systems located at naval and Marine Corps air stations throughout the world. She is currently on temporary assignment as a supervisor for the Joint Strike Fighter Support Equipment branch. Previously, she was a Systems Engineer supporting air/ship integration efforts for an unmanned air system and L-Class ship design. Julie holds a Bachelor of Science in integrated business and engineering and a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering with an aerospace engineering minor from Lehigh, as well as a Master of Engineering in systems engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology with a graduate certificate in space systems engineering. Julie is a former president of Lehigh’s Young Alumni Council and volunteers with hospice patients in her free time.

Sandra Stelling ’91

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024

Sandy Stelling

Appointed trustee Sandra Stelling ’91, of Seattle, WA, is the Vice President of Strategy, Analytics and Transformation at Alaska Airlines. A Pacific Northwest aviation leader, she uses her experience in commercial and airline operations, technology and culture to develop guest experience and operations strategies.

Sandy joined Alaska in 1999 as a project manager and in her 22 years has held various leadership positions in Technology, Airport Operations & Customer Service, Maintenance & Engineering and Marketing. In addition to these positions, she has also led several transformation programs that span from real estate development to operations to guest experience to aircraft transitions and beyond. When Alaska acquired Virgin America in 2016, Sandy led the integration program, which delivered a single guest experience across Alaska’s flight schedules, website, mobile apps, kiosks, airports and call centers.

Currently, she works closely with the Executive team executing Alaska’s multi-year strategic plan. She also leads the Enterprise Project Management Office, Analytics & Strategy, Change Leadership, Process Design and Transformation Leader practices, which deliver multiple programs and initiatives throughout the organization.

She is a graduate of Lehigh University with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering. In 2018, Sandy completed the McKinsey Executive Leadership Program. She is the Woodland Park Zoo’s Chair of its Board of Directors. She also serves on the Education Committee for the Boeing Academy of STEM learning at the Museum of Flight.

Jill Triani ’94

Alumni Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2022

Jill Triani ‘94

Jill Triani is the Past President of the Springfield Elementary PTA and an adult volunteer with the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, Troop 258. She is the Team Manager for two PA Rush soccer teams and has managed and coached other youth teams. She has led successful fundraisers, along with her daughter, Emma, for the Save-A-Limb Fund at the Rubin Institute of Advanced Orthopedics. Jill worked in high-end residential architecture for six years before leaving the field to start a family. Her last role was as project manager and consultant for Mark Johnson and Association in Michigan. Jill previously served as the President of the LUAA Board. She served one term as SVP and one term as director-at-large on the board. Jill served as the Michigan Alumni Club president, a member of the Lehigh Leadership Council, the Reunion Chair Class of 1994, and the Class of 1994 flag bearer at the first-year student rally. She received the Alumni Award at her 20th reunion in 2014. As a student, Jill was a member of the Lehigh University Wind Ensemble, the American Institute of Architecture Students, and was the President of the Residence Hall Association.

Richard Verma ’90

Corporate Trustee, Trustee 1999-2002 and 2018-present, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024

Richard Verma

Richard Verma, of Bethesda, MD, is the General Counsel and Head of Global Public Policy at Mastercard. He previously served as the U.S. Ambassador to India from 2014 to 2017, where he is credited for the historic deepening of bilateral ties. A leading expert on trade, diplomacy and national security, Ambassador Verma was previously the Assistant Secretary of State for Legislative Affairs, where he led the State Department’s efforts on Capitol Hill. He was also the Senior National Security Advisor to the Senate Majority Leader for many years and also worked in the House of Representatives. He is a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, where he served on active duty as a Judge Advocate. His military decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal and Air Force Commendation Medal, and he is a recipient of the State Department's Distinguished Service Award. He holds his doctorate (Ph.D.) from Georgetown University with a specialization in international relations and his law degree (J.D.) from American University.

Frank E. “Ted” Walsh III ’88

Appointed Trustee Since 2014, Current Term: July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2023

Frank E. “Ted” Walsh III ’88

Ted Walsh of Morristown, New Jersey, is founding partner of WR Capital Partners, LLC, a private equity investment partnership and a Vice President of Jupiter Capital, a New Jersey based family office. Ted earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Lehigh in 1988. As an undergraduate, he was a member of the Newman Association and Beta Theta Pi fraternity. As an alumnus, Ted was a member of the College of Business and Economics Dean’s Advisory Council and the Career Advisory Network. Ted has served as a director for Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTG), Veritone, Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI) and First Constitution Bank Corp. (NASDAQ: FCCY). He is currently a director for World Point Holdings and True Green Capital. World Point owns and operates approximately 15 million barrels of petroleum storage facilities throughout North America. True Green has developed over 600MW of commercial solar either in operation or under construction throughout the US. Ted also serves as a trustee for St. Benedict’s Prep School in Newark, New Jersey, and the Chick Evans Scholars Foundation, in addition to several other private foundations. Ted’s father, Frank E. Walsh Jr., graduated from Lehigh in 1963.

Amy Weaver ’22P

Appointed Trustee, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2022

Amy Weaver

Amy Weaver is President and Chief Financial Officer at Salesforce. Amy Weaver leads the legal, ethics & integrity, compliance, internal audit, security, and government affairs teams at Salesforce. She is a member of the company’s executive committee. Prior to joining Salesforce, Amy was executive vice president and general counsel of Univar Inc. Previously, Amy served as senior vice president and deputy general counsel at Expedia, Inc. She also practiced law at Cravath, Swaine & Moore (Hong Kong), and Perkins Coie LLP (Seattle). Prior to entering private practice, she was a Luce Scholar, serving as a legislative aide to a member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council, and was a clerk on the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Weaver holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Wellesley College and a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School.

Mark R. Yeager ’81

Corporate Trustee, Trustee Since 2012, Current Term: July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2024

Mark R. Yeager ’81

Mark R. Yeager is the founder and owner of MRY Associates, LLC, a private equity real estate organization. He is a member of Lehigh’s Wall Street Council, Lehigh Leadership Council and the Athletic Partnership Advisory Board. He also served on the board of directors of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties and the Regional Business Partnership. He received a bachelor’s degree in business and economics from Lehigh in 1981 and an M.B.A. from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1983.

Trustees Emeriti

Nancy Berman ’97H

Peter E. Bennett  ’63  ’93P

Michael J. Caruso ’67

James J. Duane, III ’73 ’04P ’06P ’06PG

Murray H. Goodman ’48 ’88H

William F. Hecht ’64 ’70G

Francis J. Ingrassia ’75 ’16P

Jane P. Jamieson ’75

Douglas C. Lane ’67

Paul N. Leitner ’76

Eugene Mercy, Jr. ’59 ’98H

Philip R. Peller ’60

Joseph R. Perella ’64 ’06H

Edwin F. Scheetz, Jr. ’54

Brad E. Scheler ’74 ’05P ’08P ’09PG

Dennis E. Singleton ’66

Daniel E. Smith, Jr. ’71 ’14H

Karen L. Stuckey ’75 ’10P

James B. Swenson ’59

James R. Tanenbaum ’70 ’13H

Ralph Albert Thomas ’76  ’77G  ’16P

R. Charles Tschampion, III ’67 ’68G

Ronald J. Ulrich ’67 ’05H ’98P ’99P

Honorary Trustees

Lee A. Iacocca ’45 ’69H*

Warren V. Musser ’49*

Robert E. Zoellner '54*

Victoria Zoellner


Ex Officio

President Joseph J. Helble '82, President