Alumni Chapter Board of Directors

Meet the 2022-2023 School of Business Alumni Chapter Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for executing the mission of the Alumni Chapter through volunteer efforts. 

The Board's mission is to enhance the interests and reputation of the School of Business and to nurture an enduring fellowship between alumni, students, faculty, staff, and the community. Achievements of the Board include raising funds for scholarships, holding events, working with students in a variety of ways, and collaborating with other alumni chapters across the university. All School of Business graduates are alumni members and are welcome to join as a Friend of the Board to learn about opportunities.  

President

  • School of Business Community Partner | Pamela Maple

    Senior Vice President, Business Development and Head of Sales, Empower Energies
    President, School of Business Alumni Chapter

    Pam Maple is the senior vice president, business development and head of sales at Empower Energies. Maple has over 25 years in the energy industry ranging in areas from utility power plant design, to retail and wholesale energy market trading and analytics, to renewable and cutting-edge energy technologies deployment.

President Elect

  • School of Business Community Partner | Dave Roe

    Retired, George Mason University Foundation
    President Elect, School of Business Alumni Chapter

    Dave received both a BS in Accounting and an MBA from George Mason. He worked for the George Mason University Foundation for 26 years before retiring in September of 2016.

 

Immediate Past President

  • School of Business Community Partner | Scott Hine

    Deputy Director, Corporate Business Systems
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Immediate Past President

    Scott Hine is a member of the executive leadership team within the Department of Energy, Office of the Chief Financial Officer where he is the Deputy Director of Corporate Business Systems. Scott has over 30 years of portfolio, program and project management experience.

Committee Chairs

  • School of Business Community Partner | Jonathan Borrajo

    Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Chair of the Outreach Committee

    As a former professional athlete having competed on a world stage for over a decade, Borrajo brings the same discipline and commitment from the field to helping clients live the best life possible with the resources they have.
  • School of Business Community Partner | John Hall

    Chief Financial Officer, Notal Vision
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Treasurer

    John Hall is a proud George Mason University graduate who has had a successful career in the technology and life science industries in Northern Virginia, including being recognized as a Greater Washington Technology CFO of the Year Honoree in 2021.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Sehar Hooda

    Business Operations Analyst, Amazon Web Services
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Secretary

    Sehar graduated from George Mason University with a degree in Information Systems and Operations Management part of the Class of 2020. She is now a Business Operations Analyst at Amazon Web Services.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Clivia Lainez

    Senior Manager, Industry Specialty Services - Government Contracts, BDO USA LLP
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Chair of the Program and Events Committee

    Clivia Lainez is a 2004 School of Business finance alumna and a 2009 graduate of the MBA program. Mason afforded Lainez the opportunity to obtain a quality global education while she was a working student, both through undergrad and with the part-time MBA program.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Paul Wilkinson

    Chief Growth Officer, 1901 Group a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Leidos
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Chair of the Fundraising Committee

    Paul is the Chief Growth Officer at 1901 Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, leading business development for managed service offerings for cloud computing, cyber security, end user support, software as a service, and artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML).
  • School of Business Community Partner | Michelle Wu

    Information Security Compliance Manager, College Board
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Chair of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

    Michelle Wu graduated from George Mason University in 1996 with a degree in Accounting. She is a seasoned professional with over 20+ years of experience in risk management, auditing, project management and technology implementation.

Directors-at-Large

  • School of Business Community Partner | Gustavo Agosto-DaFonseca

    Logistics Officer, U.S. Army Reserve
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Director-at-Large

    Gustavo Agosto-DaFonseca is a Director-at-Large for the School of Business Alumni Chapter, 2022-2023. He is a 2018 graduate of the MBA Program (Golda Cohort at Mason Square Campus), serving as Chief Operating Officer (Vice President) of the MBA Student Association (MBASA) from 2017 to 2018.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Chaimaa Fekkak

    Finance Consultant, Accenture LLP
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Director-at-Large

    Chaimaa Fekkak is a Finance Consultant at Accenture LLP, specializing in providing financial analysis, deal shaping and pricing, and deliverables for proposals throughout a variety of portfolios within the commercial sector in North America.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Charmine Khilji

    Tax Manager, Deloitte’s Global Employer Services
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Director-at-Large

    Charmine graduated from George Mason with a BS in Accounting (2011) and MBA (2013). She is a Certified Public Accountant in Virginia and a Tax Manager in Deloitte’s Global Employer Services practice, which supports multinational clients with all aspects of deploying their people across borders.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Stephanie Miles

    Senior Vice President of Membership Lifecycle Management, AARP
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Director-at-Large

    Stephanie brings teams together to transform vision into reality. A skilled and passionate executive, she consistently inspires teams to work in new ways to achieve challenging and unprecedented enterprise results.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Kristin Norris

    Commercial Lender and Assistant Vice President, John Marshall Bank
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Director-at-Large
    Events Chair, School of Business Alumni Chapter Real Estate Industry Group

    Kristin Norris is a commercial lender and assistant vice president at John Marshall Bank, focusing on commercial real estate financing to local builders, developers, and investors.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Andrew Sanchez

    Assistant General Counsel, Splash Financial
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Director-at-Large

    Mr. Sanchez graduated with an MBA from George Mason University, with a focus in Financial Management in 2018. With both his business and legal experience it has helped him become a corporate attorney with six (6) years of experience.

Friends of the Board

  • School of Business Community Partner | Joseph Abraham

    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Joseph Abraham offers a unique perspective on decision making and advocating for the financial welfare of students.
  • School of Business Community Partner | John Gustavo Blair

    Assistant Director, National Business Investment, Fairfax County Economic Development Authority
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    John Gustavo Blair is the director of business development at ILERRA, a software development and process improvement company based in Reston, Virginia.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Keith Callahan

    Senior Financial Advisor, KBC Advisory
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Keith Callahan, elected for a third term on the School of Business Alumni Chapter, is a successful George Mason University graduate with significant leadership, business strategy, corporate finance and treasury experience. He is currently working with Not-For-Profits and INGOs to improve their treasury, risk and finance functions.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Chuck Gahun

    Adjunct Faculty, Information Systems and Operations Management
    Additional Roles: Managing Director, Shift7 Digital

    Chitwan Gahun is an adjunct faculty member within the Information Systems and Operations Management Area in the School of Business at George Mason University.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Zack Hancock

    Senior Manager, PriceWaterhouseCoopers
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Zack Hancock is a Certified Public Accountant and tax senior manager at PriceWaterhouseCoopers.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Ali Kahil

    Tax and Financial Analyst, PagnatoKarp
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Ali Kahil is a Tax & Financial Analyst at PagnatoKarp. In this role, he provides full-cycle tax compliance for ultra-high-net-worth clientele of the multi-family office.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Frank L. McLaughlin

    Managing Attorney, MBH Settlement Group
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Born in Philadelphia, but raised in New Jersey, Frank L. McLaughlin earned his undergrad degree at George Mason University in finance, where he was also a captain of the wrestling team and an NCAA division one academic all-American.
  • School of Business Community Partner | James R. Monson

    Retired
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Jim Monson is a seasoned executive with 30+ years of experience and a knack for anticipating future trends in market sentiments and technology.
  • School of Business Community Partner | Bhagya Nair

    Technical Discover Analyst at Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board

    Bhagya Nair is a graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Operations Management (ISOM) and minors in Business Analytics and Health Information Technology.
  • School of Business Community Partner | E. Ryan Najjar

    Founder and President, Business Management Consulting, Entrisor
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Friend of the Board
    School of Business Alumni Chapter Council of Presidents

    E. Ryan Najjar is a member of the School of Business Alumni Chapter Council of Presidents.