George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

Board of Advisors


Honorable Dr. John Hillen
Chairman of the Board; and
Executive in Residence and Professor of Practice

School of Business, George Mason University
Threase Baker, CSP
ABBTECH Professional Resources
Jeanine Callahan
Chief Marketing & Customer Development Officer
Eagle Ray, Inc.
Fran Craig
Chief Executive Officer
Richard Duvall
Senior Partner
Holland & Knight LLP
Sue Evans
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Evans Incorporated
James C. Fontana
Co-Founder & Principal
Dempsey Fontana, PLLC
Ellen D. Glover
Executive Vice President
ICF International
Jerry Grossman
Managing Director Aerospace, Defense & Government Group
Houlihan Lokey
Jeffrey Houle
Co-Chair Aerospace, Defense and Government Services Transactional Practice
DLA Piper, LLP
Jolanda Janczewski
Co-founder & Chairman of the Board
JD Kathuria
Founder and President
WashingtonExec, Inc.
Brian Kearney
Chief Operating Officer
Kearney & Company
Thomas R. Lamoureux, PMP
Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer
Veracity Engineering
Richard Larsen
Distinguished Professor, Accounting
School of Business
George Mason University
Wayne Lucernoni
Harris IT Services
Ali R. Manouchehri
Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer
MetroStar Systems
Tom Marcinko
Principal Consultant
Aronson, LLC
Kim Molthen
CEBS, Employee Benefits Consultant
Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC
Ian A. Northrop
Eric Pietras
Senior Vice President, Global Corporate Bank
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Craig R. Reed
Founder & Managing Member
Growth Strategy Leaders, LLC
Ola Sage
President & Chief Executive Officer
Brian C. Seagrave
Seagrave & Associates, LLC
Chad Sehlke
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Sehlke Consulting, LLC
Sumeet Shrivastava
Array Information Technology, Inc.
Andy Smith
The McLean Group
Courtney B. Spaeth
Chief Executive Officer
Karen Trowbridge
President and Chief Executive Officer
Trowbridge & Trowbridge, LLC
Lenn Vincent, RADM USN (Ret.)
William L. Walsh, Jr.
Hirschler Fleischer
Michael Waple
Vice President and Controller, US
CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc.
Teresa Weipert
Senior Vice President, Government Group
Sutherland Global Services
Christine Williamson, CPA, PMP
Cohn Reznick
Dusty Wince
Vice President and Division Manager
ManTech International Corporation
Ray Winn
Managing Partner, Federal Audit and Enterprise Risk Services
Deloitte & Touche, LLP
ex officio
Maury Peiperl
School of Business
George Mason University
Eleanor Weis
Director, Advancement and Alumni Relations
School of Business
George Mason University


Opinion: 5 things you must do after winning a contract

Christine Williamson, Washington Technology, Sep. 12, 2016
The recent limitation imposed on the Defense Contract Audit Agency to perform audits means private sector accounting firms now have the opportunity to work more closely with federal agencies to help assess proposals, indirect rates, and business systems of qualifying government contractors. With that in mind, we've identified the top five areas government contractors need to shore up to ensure their services are efficient and profitable. [...]

How to Delight Customers Through Public-Private Partnerships

Teresa A. Weipert, Netgov, Tech Insider, Aug. 26, 2016
This collaboration allows for fiscal accountability and provides a vehicle for efficient and fruitful programs. [...]

Congrats to JD Kathuria and Sumeet Shrivastava

On the evening of June 2, 2016, JD Kathuria, CEO of WashingtonExec, celebrated five years of business at its annual appreciation event at Congressional Country Club. JD Kathuria recognized and thanked a few first customers and advisors for their contributions to the success of WashingtonExec's professional networking initiatives and digital magazine.

One of the honors presented was the WashingtonExec Early Adopter Award, received by Sumeet Shrivastava, President of Array Information Technology. "Sumeet is responsible for the growth of WashingtonExec's programs, big and small, in so many ways. It was an absolute honor to present him with the Early Adopter Award," said JD. [...]