Search Committee Members

The Presidential Search Committee comprises 13 members (12 voting), including trustees, faculty, staff, and a student representative.


Thomas Kendris, Esq., ’78
US Country CEO
Novartis Pharmaceuticals (retired)

Vice Chair (non-voting)

Angelo Araimo
Wagner College

Trustee Representatives

Mary Caracappa-Hurtado ’82
Partner & Chief Operating Officer
Zenda, LLC

Andrew F. Cortese ’72
Senior Vice President & Business Information Officer
AIG Global Services (retired)

Graham Fox
GI Specialists of Georgia, PC

Anita Sabatino ’69
Senior Executive, Clients and Innovation
IBM Corporation (retired)

Faculty Representatives

Dr. Racquel Campo DeCicco
Associate Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Katia Gonzalez
Professor & Chair of Education

Prof. Nelson Kim
Associate Professor of Film

Administrator Representatives

Jazzmine Clarke-Glover
Vice President, Workplace Culture & Inclusion

Jo Ann Esposito
Executive Director, Student Financial Services

Student Representative

Valerie Guan ’24
VP for Finance, Student Government Association; Accounting Major

Staff to the Committee

Mark Harmon-Vaught
Chief of Staff & Secretary to the Board of Trustees