Montclair State University campus bell tower among green trees.

Board Members

Chair

Mike Capone

BS Computer Science – Dickinson College
MBA Finance – Pace University
Current: Chief Executive Officer at Qlik Technologies, Inc.
Former: Corporate Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP).

Vice Chair

Greg Collins

BS Accounting – Montclair State University
Current: Certified public accountant and the managing director of G. Collins & Company, LLC.
Former: Tax Partner in the Sports and Entertainment Division of Mitchell & Titus, LLP.

Treasurer

Robert Iacullo

BA Business Administration – Montclair State University
MBA Finance – Fairleigh Dickinson University
Former: Executive Vice President at United Water Resources, Inc. and President of United Water Resources, Inc. and Chief Operating Officer.

Secretary

Anthony M. Carlino

BA Political Science – Montclair State University
JD – Seton Hall
Current: Partner in the law firm McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLC. and co-chair of the Litigation and Insurance Services Group.
Former: Served a judicial clerkship for The Honorable Fred C. Galda, A.A.J.S.C., and was an Assistant Bergen County Prosecutor.

Board Members

Keith Ansbacher

BS Business Administration – Montclair State University
JD – Rutgers University
Former: VP and Associate General Counsel and then as Interim General Counsel at BASF before retiring in 2014.

Harold Bryant

BA Theater and Minor in Business – Rutgers University
Current: Executive Producer and Senior Vice President of Production at CBS Sports, New York, New York.

Rose Cali

BA Anthropology – Montclair State University
Current: Education Advocate; Founder, Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center
Former: Volunteer services coordinator for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities; public relations officer for training center.

Susan A. Cole

BA English and American Literature – Barnard College, Columbia University
MA English and American Literature – Brandeis University
PhD English and American Literature – Brandeis University
Current: President, Montclair State University
Former: President, Metropolitan State University in Minnesota; Visiting Senior Fellow in academic administration, City University of New York; Vice President for University Administration and Personnel, Rutgers University; Associate University Dean for Academic Affairs, Antioch University; faculty member, CUNY.

Colleen Coppla

BA English Literature — University of Scranton
MA Teaching — Fairleigh Dickinson University
Ph.D Candidate — Seton Hall University
Current: Vice President for Development at Montclair State University overseeing the University’s efforts in the areas of development, fundraising, alumni affairs, annual giving along with the activities of the University Foundation.Former: Assistant Vice President for Institutional Advancement, John D. MacArthur Jupiter Campus, Florida Atlantic University

Michael H. Forman

BA – Rutgers University
JD – Rutgers University
LLM, Taxation – New York University School of Law
Current: Partner at Cole, Schotz, Meisel, Forman & Leonard, PA and co-chairs the firm’s Tax, Trusts and Estates Department; Certified as an Accredited Estate Planner by The National Association of Estate Planners and Councils; Member of the Tax Society of New York University and appointed as a member of the Governor of New Jersey’s Tax Advisory Council.
Former: A former adjunct professor at the American College teaching business and estate tax planning.

Angelo J. Genova

BA – Montclair State University
MA Industrial and Labor Relations – Rutgers University
JD – Rutgers University
Current: Partner and firm co-founder of Genova Burns. He is a leading member of the New Jersey Bar in the practice areas of Labor and Employment Law, Election Law and Complex Litigation and Appeals.

James P. Hughes

BA Economics – Trinity College, Connecticut
Former: Market Executive with Merrill Lynch, Short Hills, NJ.

Julie Jackson

BA Economics – University of Delaware
MA Economics – New York University
Current: Principal at 1919 Investment Counsel and Senior Portfolio Manager. She is the Chair of the Third Party Committee and a member of the Fixed Income Group and the editor of the firm’s quarterly Investment Review and Outlook.
Former: Senior Portfolio Manager at US Trust Company.

Jeffrey Johnson

BA Management/Accounting – Montclair State University
Current: President and Owner of MBM Business Systems, Inc.

Audrey V. Leef

BA Mathematics – Montclair State University
MS Mathematics – Stevens Institute of Technology
MDiv – Drew University
EdD – Rutgers University
Former: Professor Emerita of Mathematics at Montclair State University and campus chaplain.

Robert Jay Lieberman

BA – University of Buffalo
JD – Brooklyn Law School
Current: Founder and president of All-Ways Advertising Company, the Bloomfield, New Jersey-based promotional advertising and marketing provider.

Marcella LoCastro

BA Mathematics – Montclair State University
MBA – Fairleigh Dickinson University
Current: CEO of MLoCastro Consulting LLC, and provides women’s leadership training and coaching for companies, and for the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA).
Former: Senior Management positions at Deloitte, LLP and Ernst & Young, LLC.

Ellen McSherry

BA Mathematics – Assumption College
MS Accounting – Northeastern University
Current: Chief Operating Officer, New Jersey Society of CPAs

Steve Resnick

BA – Montclair State University
JD – Rutgers University
Current: Counsel at Ziegler, Zemsky & Resnick, LLC
Former: Shareholder at Budd Larner, P.C.

Judith Schumacher-Tilton

Current: President of Tilton Automotive Group, parent company of Schumacher Chevrolet in Little Falls, Clifton and Denville. Serves as the Vice Chairperson of the General Motors Women’s Retail Network and the General Motors Minority Women’s Council.

John Sullivan

BS – University of Richmond
Current: President and CEO of Heritage Wealth Counselors, LLC.
Former: Founding Partner of Summit Financial Resource, LLC.

A. David Trubatch

BS – University of Chicago
MS – New York University
PhD – University of Colorado, Boulder
Current: Associate Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Montclair State University

Penelope Vance

BA Psychology — Mount Holyoke College
Current: Senior Vice President, PNC Wealth Management
Former: Assistant Vice President, Corporate and Foundation Giving, Montclair State University