Board of Advisors

Contributors who have been instrumental in designing and developing individual courses and will be facilitating sessions for 2016-2017 include:

Sally Glick, Advisory Board Chair, Principal, Sobel & Co., LLC

Megann E. Anderson, Executive Director of the New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families (NJACYF) 

Anita Bennison, Associate Executive Director for the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance

Carrie Boardwick, Director of Philanthropy Operations, Meridian Health Affiliated Foundations

Paul A. Boudreau, President, Morris County Chamber of Commerce

Dennis Budinich, Senior Vice President/Chief Culture Officer at Investors Bank

Mary Ellen Clyne, Ph. D., President and CEO of Clara Maass Medical Center

Linda Czipo, Executive Director, Center for Nonprofits NJ

Joseph F. Duffy, Retired, President of Catholic Charities of Paterson and Executive Director of Straight and Narrow, Inc.

Anthony G. Gebbia, Executive Director of Montgomery Academy

Xiomara Guevara, Executive Director, Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs

Michael V. Kerwin, President & CEO, Somerset County Business Partnership 

Nancy King, President, The Willis and Nancy King Foundation

James Kirkos, Chief Executive Officer, Meadowlands Regional Chamber

Elliott D. Lee, Communities Consulting LLC

J. Anthony Manger, JD. Principal, Law Offices of J. Anthony Manger

SVP Chief Culture Officer at Investors Bank
Development Director for Trinity Counseling Service - See more at:

Cheryl Marks, Young, CFO of Easter Seals NJ

John McIlquham, President & Publisher, The Nonprofit Times

William Neigher, Chief Executive Officer, The Vantagepoint Group LLC

Jonathan R. Pearson, Executive Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, The Horizon Foundation of NJ

Gina M. Plotino, President, GMP Consulting, Inc.

Phil Salerno, Chief Development Officer of Children's Specialized Hospital

Valerie Sellers, Chief Executive Officer, New Jersey Association for Community Providers

Jim Spanarkel, Senior Vice President, Wealth Management AdvisorThe Spanarkel Browne Granzio Group, Merrill Lynch

Michael Tozzoli, CEO, West Bergen Mental Healthcare

Charles (Charlie) Venti, Executive Director, The Nicholson Foundation

Tom Weatherall, President & CEO, Make-A-Wish Foundation of NJ

Allan Weisberg, an HR Consultant and recently retired Senior Exec of J & J

Peg Wright, Chief Executive Officer, The Center for Great Expectations

FDU Officials

Lisa R. Braverman, Dean, Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies

Deborah A. Fredericks, Associate Dean, Continuing Education and Learning Outcomes Assessment, Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies

Associate Dean, Continuing Education and Learning Outcomes Assessment, Petrocelli College of Continuing Studies - See more at:

Richard Reiss, Senior Vice President for Advancement, Fairleigh Dickinson University

Kenneth T. Vehrkens
Director, Community Building Partnerships, The Angeletti Group - See more at:
President & Publisher, The Nonprofit Times