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Board of Visitors


In 1996, following George Graziadio's stunning endowment of the Graduate School of Business and Management at Pepperdine University, the Board of Visitors was created as a vital link to the business world being served by the school. Read More


Much has changed since George Graziadio first asked many of his personal friends to serve on the Board. Read More


The Graziadio Board of Visitors (BOV) is a high profile business advisory council whose primary objectives are… Read More

Current Members

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Zeny Agullana

Community Relations Manager

Western Region
Office of Nonprofit Engagement
JP Morgan Chase

Ali Alireza

Managing Director

Haji Husein Alireza & Co. Ltd.

Graziadio - MBA

Jack M. Area III

President & Chief Executive Officer

JMA Properties, Inc.

Cindy U. Ayloush

President, CFO/Co-Chairman


Graziadio - BSM

Michael Baldridge


Acumen Analytics, LLC

Graziadio - MBA

Phillip M. Bardack

Certified Public Accountant

Charles A. Bassett


L&R Group of Companies

Graziadio - BSM '03

A. Ronald Berryman

Chief Executive Officer

Berryman & Co.

Pepperdine College - BS & MBA

Gary Bishop

Graziadio - MBA '82

H.F. Boeckmann


Galpin Motors

Graziadio - Hon. Doctorate of Laws

Rodney E. Boone


DW Healthcare Partners

Graziadio - PKE

Mark V. Bowles

Chief Marketing Officer, Founder


Graziadio - MSTM

Stevan R. Calvillo

Chairman of the Board of Vistors
Attorney at Law

Calvillo & Meyer, LLP

Bruce Calvin

Senior Vice President - Capital Markets

Century Services

Seaver College- BA

Dennis Chang

Vice President of Programs

Project Management Institute - Los Angeles Chapter, Inc.

Graziadio - EMBA

Jan R. Cloyde

Former President - Grandpoint Bank

Retired Executive Vice President - City National Bank

Jose A. Collazo

Board Member

Clearwire Corp. & Qnective

Graziadio - PKE

Frank W. Cornell


FWC Realty Services

Graziadio - MBA

Christos M. Cotsakos

Founding Chairman, CEO & President

EndPlay, Inc.

Graziadio - PKE & Hon. Doctorate of Laws

John M. Edelston


Health Pro Associates, Inc.

Graziadio - EMBA

Luis Faura

President and Chief Operating Officer

C & F Foods, Inc.

Graziadio - PKE

John G. Figueroa

CEO, Genoa Healthcare

Chariman, Apria Healthcare Group Inc. and Coram LLC

Graziadio - MBA

Ibi Fleming

Senior Vice President
and Managing Director, North America

Herbalife International of America, Inc

Dirk I. Gates

Chief Executive Officer


Graziadio - MBA

G. Louis Graziadio III

Managing Partner

Ginarra Partners LLC

Lynn A. Hein



Graziadio - MBA

David C. Hendler

Senior Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Graziadio - EMBA

Marcus Hiles

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Western Rim Property Services


Forescee M. Hogan-Rowles

President & CEO

RISE Financial Pathways

Graziadio - MBA

Brett M. Johnson

Chief Executive Officer

Benevolent Capital Partners

Graziadio - PKE

Afshin Kateb

Chief Financial Officer

sbe Entertainment Group

Patrick Khoury

Senior Director - Sales USA

Air Canada

Graziadio - PKE

Carl J. Lambert


Lambert Investments, Inc.

Seaver College - BS

William L. MacDonald

President & CEO

PleinAire Strategies

Faye W. McClure

SME Distribution Executive, US and Canada

Seaver College - BS

David Mclaren

Executive Vice President

BBE Sound, Inc.

Graziadio - MBA

Mark J. Miller

Chief Executive Officer

Miller Family Holdings, LLC

Graziadio - MBA

Steve Milovich

Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Disney/ABC Television Group

Graziadio - PKE

William S. Mortensen

Chairman Emeritus

First Federal Bank of California

Graziadio - Hon. Doctorate of Laws

Robert Mosbaugh

Executive Vice President

Honeywell Safes

Graziadio - PKE

Richard G. Newman

Founder, Chairman Emeritus, Director

AECOM Tech Corp

Graziadio - Hon. Doctorate of Laws

Tetsuya O'Hara

Director of Advanced Research & Development


Graziadio - EMBA

Alfred A. Plamann

Retired, Chief Executive Officer

Unified Grocers, Inc.

Lynn Powers

Chief Executive Officer


Graziadio - PKE

Morgan Rector, CFA

President, Comerica Entertainment Group

Regional Manger, Comerica Wealth Management

John M. Renfro

Senior VP, Chief Human Resources Officer

The Capital Group Companies, Inc.

Christine Roberts


Los Angeles Superior Court

Graziadio - MBA

Bernt Rosli

Chief Executive Office


Graziadio - MBA

Sepand Samzadeh

CEO, President

Valley Recycling Center

Graziadio - MBA

Dan Sanders

Senior Partner

Go Think!

Graziadio - MBA

Donald K. Skinner


Skinner Development, LLC

Graziadio - PKE

David M. Smith

Interim Dean GSBM

Pepperdine University

Danni Sun


LJC Investment Inc.

Graziadio - EMBA

Susan A. Sutherland

Senior Vice President

Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Graziadio - MSOD

Robert W. Thom

Area Senior Vice President

Arthur J. Gallager & Co.

Keith A. Tobias


Red Plane Enterprises, Inc.

Dennis L. Ullrich



Graziadio - PKE

Robin L. Washington

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Gilead Sciences, Inc

Graziadio - EMBA

Cedric L. Watkins

President & Chief Executive Officer

The Watkins Group & Associates, LLC

Graziadio - MBA

Jordan P. Wiggins

Senior Manager

Deloitte Consulting

Graziadio - MBA

Britta M. Wilson

Former Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Paramount Pictures

Graziadio - EMBA

Gary C. Yomantas


NMB (USA) Inc./ NH Ball Bearings, Inc.

Graziadio - EMBA

For a list of the Board of Visitors, Emeriti, click here.