Board of Advisors Members
The Board of Advisors is comprised of alumni and friends of Thayer School of Engineering, including the President of Dartmouth, the Provost of Dartmouth, a Trustee of Dartmouth, and the Dean of Thayer, who serve in ex-officio positions.
Michael Adams '83
Senior Advisor, Blackstone Group
Christine Burnley Bucklin '84 P'18
Managing Director (Retired), Gryphon Investors
Todd M. Cook '93 Th'94 P'25
Managing Partner, Bain Capital Double Impact
Richard "Dick" W. Couch Jr. '64 Th'65
Chairman, Hypertherm, Inc.
Peter M. Fahey '68 Th'69 Th'70 P'92 P'94 P'97 P'06 GP'22 GP'25 HON'18
Partner (Retired), Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
Ashifi Gogo Th'09 Th'10
Founder and CEO, Sproxil
William "Will" J. Griffith '93
Partner, Iconiq Capital
Nemirovsky Family Dean, Penn Engineering
Jian Lu Th'93
President, LinkedIn China
Barry L. MacLean '60 Th'61 P'87 P'94 P'95 ThP'95 ThP'96 HON'10 GP'25
Chairman, MacLean-Fogg Co.
Monica A. Martin de Bustamante '08 Th'09
Senior Partner, Trinity Life Sciences
Terrance G. McGuire Th'82 P'08
Founding Partner, Polaris Partners
Christopher J. McKenna '88 P'20 P'23 P'26
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Carleton McKenna & Co
Charles E. Nearburg '72 Th'73 Th'74 P'10
President/Owner, Nearburg Producing Company
Luis Paz-Galindo '93 Th'94
Founding Partner, Blue Road Capital
Catherine Sellman '93
Founder/Portfolio Manager, Aperimus Funds
Edward "Skip" P. Stritter '68 P'16
President, Stritter Consulting
Samantha Scollard Truex '92 Th'93 Tu'95 P'22 (Chair)
CEO, Upstream Bio
James "Jim" TenBroek '83
Founding Partner, Growth Catalyst Partners, LLC
Tracey Pettengill Turner '93
Founder & Executive Chairman, Copia Global
Katherine G. Osborne Valdez '94 Th'95
Board President, The Powell Foundation
Thayer's Dean, in addition to Dartmouth's President and Provost, serve as members of the Board of Advisors by virtue of their roles.
Board members who have served with distinction are sometimes granted emeriti status at the end of their term.
Brent Bilger '80 Th'81 P'11 ThP'12 P'13 ThP'13 ThP'16
Vice President of Solutions Architecture, Vidder Inc.
Clinton P. Harris '69 Th'70 P'04
Senior Advisor and Co-Founder, Grove Street Advisors, LLC
Christopher K. Hu '69 Th'70 P'15
Counsel, Blank Rome LLP
John H. "Jake" Krehbiel Jr. P'87 ThP'89 P'91 ThP'92 P'94
Former Co-chairman, Molex, Inc.
Christopher F. McConnell '75 P'09 P'11 ThP'12 ThP'13 P'14
Co-Founder, Nth Round, Inc.
Michael J. Ross '71 P'08
General Partner, SV Life Sciences
Scott D. Sandell '86 P'23 P'23
Managing General Partner, New Enterprise Associates
Brian J. Thompson
Provost Emeritus and Distinguished University Professor (Retired), University of Rochester
S. David Wu
President, Baruch College of the City University of NY