Board of Trustees Officers
Daniel Cardell is chairman and CEO of Roadwave LLC, a provider of transportation services to the energy business operating in the Marcellus shale region of Pennsylvania. Mr. Cardell received a B.S. in finance from Wilkes University in 1979 and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh. Mr. Cardell has served on the board of trustees since 2008.
Bill Miller is founder of Miller and Co., a consulting business that specializes in retail and brand consulting. He received a B.S. in business administration and communications from Wilkes University in 1981. Mr. Miller has served on the board of trustees since 1999.
Daniel Klem is a professor of biology and the Sarkis Acopian Professor of Ornithology and Conservation Biology at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa. He received a B.A. in biology from Wilkes University in 1968, an M.A. in biology from Hofstra University in 1973, and a Ph.D. in zoology from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1979. Dr. Klem has served on the board of trustees since 2000.
Dr. Charnetski graduated with a B.A. in Psychology in 1997 and from Pennsylvania College of Optometry with a B.S. in Visual Science and Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) in 2001. She is employed by Northeastern Eye Institute, Scranton. Dr. Charnetski is the President of the Alumni Association Board at Wilkes and has been a member of the Board of Trustees since 2013.
Attorney Edward Ciarimboli graduated from Wilkes University with a dual degree in Political Science and Engineering and Applied Science. Attorney Ciarimboli became a named partner at Fellerman & Ciarimboli in 2005 where his practice focuses on truck and car crash litigation and medical malpractice. He serves on the Board of Governors for the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, the Board of Governors of the National College of Advocacy, the Board of Regents of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys and the Board of Governors for the Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. Attorney Ciarimboli has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer since 2005. He was recently named one of the Top Ten Attorneys – Pennsylvania Trucking Trial Lawyers Association, The Nations Top One Percent, National Association of Distinguished Counsel and The National League of Renowned Attorneys. Attorney Ciarimboli has been a member of the Board of Trustees since 2018.
Ray Dombroski has been with Comcast Corporation since 1999 and is currently senior vice president of product development and deployment for Comcast Business, a national provider of advanced, flexible communications solutions for small- and mid-sized businesses. After receiving his electrical engineering degree from Wilkes in 1978, Ray began his career at RCA Laboratories in Princeton, N.J. Always entrepreneurial by nature, Ray was part of a start-up long distance telephone and data communications company called Argo Communications in the early 1980s. In 1987, Ray joined an early-stage cellular telephone company, Metrophone/Metromedia, as vice president of engineering and operations. After several successful years, the company was acquired by Comcast. Ray still has roots in the Wyoming Valley area and returns to Wilkes-Barre to visit his parents. He and his wife, Colleen DeMorat, live in Malvern, Pa., and are the parents of two grown children, Allison and Ian.
William J. Grant is the Founder of Hildebrandt Learning Centers, LLC, based in Dallas, PA, a provider of employer related early learning programs for colleges and universities, state and federal governments and corporations in the Middle Atlantic region. Mr. Grant received a B.S. in Business Administration from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1975 and a MBA from Wilkes College in 1986.
Richard L. Bunn '55
Lawrence E. Cohen '57
Esther B. Davidowitz
Pattie S. Davies
Jerome R. Goldstein
Frank M. Henry
Beverly B. Hiscox '58
Allan P. Kirby, Jr.
Gerald A. Moffatt '63
Robert A. Mugford '58
Mary B. Rhodes M'77
William H. Tremayne '57
Norman E. Weiss