The 2011-2012 Advisory Board
SVA is blessed by the support, guidance and friendship of a core group of men and women who serve as members of our Advisory Board.  Our two major annual fundraising events, Friends in Concert  and the Baltusrol golf outing, were created and are sponsored by the Advisory Board.

Officers of the Board
Chairperson Michael Long, Managing Director , Prudential Financial
Vice Chairperson Maria Pinho
Vice Chairperson Kathleen Regan, Senior Vice President, Capital One Bank  

Members of the Board

Donnett Barnett Verley
Director, Public Affairs and Corporate Responsibility
Verizon Corporation

Tai Beauchamp ’96 
MCJ Amelior Foundation

Barbara A. Curran

Dana Dowd William

Lenore C. Ford

Mary Cruse Gannon ‘63
Hon. Thomas P. Giblin 
Assemblyman, District 34

Sister Carol Johnston, SC ‘62
Director of Special Programs,
Ironbound Community Corporation

Michael King, A.I.A.
Einhorn Yaffee Prescott, PC



Ruth Lipper   
Lipper Family Charitable Foundation

Kim Logsdon

Gail Marino    
Century 21 Construction Corp.

Paula Marino 

Sister Mary Louise Moran, SC  
Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth

Mary Lawrence Norton '74

Carla Norris Bey ‘67

Maureen O'Hara Vice President, Wachovia Wells Fargo

Meme Omogbai    
Chief Operating Officer
The Newark Museum
Margaret E. Padovano, Esq.’64 
Padovano Law Office  
Terry D. Pollin   
Vice President of Operations
Economic Project Solutions, Inc.

Kevin Quinn, Vice President, PSEG Services Corporation

Sister Joan Repka, Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth


John J. Scally, Jr., Esq.  
Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP

 Rosa M. Silvestre Schmidt '74
Rosa Schmidt Consulting

Arthur R. Stern    
CEO, Cogswell Realty Group, LLC
Gerald P. Sullivan  
Chief Investment Officer
Claremont Investment Partners

Mary Sue Sweeney Price 
Director, The Newark Museum

Paul E. Thornton   
Vice President - Development
St. Benedict’s Preparatory

Joseph W. Walsh    

Hilary M. Wandall, Esq.  
Attorney and Corporate Compliance Officer, Merck & Co.
Junea M. Williams-Edmund, Esq. ‘96 
Gibbons P.C.
Karen S. Zimmerman, Esq. 
Vice President and Corporate Counsel
Prudential Financial





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