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Wilkes is pleased to announce members of the newly formed Mesa advisory board. The advisory board will help steer the University's efforts in presenting degree programs in Mesa, Ariz.They will serve as advocates and ambassadors for the University while providing insight about the region and its educational needs and goals. The board will also make recommendations on opportunities for enrollment growth, community and business partnerships, community service and internship and job placement.
Two advisory board members, Robert Castellani, regional manager for the Principal Financial Group, and Ellen Van Riper, an attorney with Holloway, Odegard & Kelly, are alumni of the University.
Mesa Advisory Board
Rhonda Anderson, CEO, Cardon Children’s Medical Center
Patrick Burkhart, provost, Mesa Community College
Brian Campbell, Esq., attorney, Campbell Law Group
Robert Castellani ‘85, regional managing director, Principal Financial Group
Dr. Michael Cowan, superintendent, Mesa Public Schools
Dr. Debra Duvall, executive director, Arizona School Administrators, Inc.
Sally Harrison, president and CEO, Mesa Chamber of Commerce
Cindy Ornstein, director of arts & culture, City of Mesa; executive director, Mesa Arts Center