UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.
Nov. 16, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Penn State Board of Trustees Chairman
, upon authorization by the board, today (
) appointed members of the Trustee Presidential Selection Council, which will oversee the search process for the next president of
The council consists of 12 Trustees and the chair of
For the Future: The Campaign for Penn State Students
Trustee members are:
Marianne E. Alexander
, President Emerita, Public Leadership Education Network
James S. Broadhurst
, Chairman, Eat'n Park Hospitality Group, Inc.
Mark H. Dambly
, President, Pennrose Properties, LLC
Keith W. Eckel
, Sole Proprietor and President, Fred W. Eckel Sons Farms, Inc.
Kenneth C. Frazier
, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Merck & Co., Inc.
Edward R. Hintz, Jr.
, President, Hintz Capital Management, Inc.
Peter A. Khoury
, Graduate Student,
Ira M. Lubert
, Chairman and Co-Founder, Independence Capital Partners and Lubert Adler Partners, LP
Keith E. Masser
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,
Karen B. Peetz
, Vice Chairman, CEO of Financial Markets and Treasury Services, Bank of New York Mellon
Paul H. Silvis
, Head Coach, SilcoTek
Linda B. Strumpf
, retired Chief Investment Officer, The Helmsley Charitable Trust
The chair of
For the Future
Peter G. Tombros
, former executive at Pfizer Inc. in
and also CEO of Enzon. He currently serves as professor and executive-in-residence in
's Science BS/MBA Program.
"The selection of our next president is one of the most important decisions we, as a university, will make," said Peetz. "Consequently, the Presidential Selection Council will rely heavily on all parts of our community and constituent representatives, including faculty, academic and administrative leadership, staff, students, and alumni as members of the University Presidential Search and Screen Committee."