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        The Harbert College of Business Advisory Council

        Harbert College of Business Advisory Council

        The Harbert Advisory Council is a talented group of business leaders who keep Harbert's faculty, curriculum, and strategy on the leading edge of business. The expertise of Dean’s Advisory Council, in addition to that of our globally-renowned faculty, shapes our accredited programs—ensuring students receive the highest standard of education and enter the workforce with practical knowledge in their field.

        Council members provide valuable insight and thoughtful guidance related to current trends in various industries. Members are selected based on geographic area and business sector needs. Each member is committed to supporting the mission and vision of the Harbert College of Business.

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        Nominations are currently closed.

        Check back in Spring 2023 for official nominations to reopen. You may email Emma Johnson at with any questions.


        Harbert Advisory Council Members


        Rick Salanitri
        President of Delta Flight Products
        Delta Airlines
        Advisory Council Chair

        Fred Blatchford
        Vice President of Sales
        Ethicon, Inc. 
        Past Chair

        Apollos Abercrombie
        Respiratory Medical Sales
        Reckitt Benckiser

        Bill Allen
        Allen Advisors, LLC

        Jenny Bedard
        VP, Mobility Group Finance & Ops
        Cox Automotive, Inc.

        Jay Brandrup
        Chief Executive Officer

        Josh Brant
        CEO & Chairman
        Allegiance Merchant Systems

        Stephanie Bridges
        Profitability & Economic Analyst
        Alabama Power Company

        Bob Broadway
        Chief Executive officer
        The Broadway Group, LLC

        Sharon Byers
        Chief Executive Officer

        Cheryl Casey
        Dreyfus Investments

        Ben Cook
        Managing Director
        Reliability and Maintenance Engineering (RME) at CBRE

        Sean Cook
        Co-Founder and CEO
        Frontier Labs, Inc.

        Dee Duncan
        President & CEO
        Keystone Bros.

        Mark Forchette
        President & CEO

        Greg Gagliano
        EVP & CIO- Corporate Computing
        Regions Bank

        Stuart Haselden
        Chief Financial Officer and EVP, Administrative Support Services 
        Lululemon Athletica, Inc.

        Brandon Holcomb
        VP, Application Systems Development

        Lacey Lewis
        Senior Vice President, Finance
        Cox Enterprises, Inc

        Melissa Love-Greenfield
        National Bank Examiner
        Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

        Trey Lowe
        National Account Sales Manager
        Great Dane Trailers

        Brannon McDaniel 
        Senior Leader, Finance Technology

        Patrick Murphy
        VP, Marketing & Economic Development
        Alabama Power

        Kim Read
        Chief Accounting Officer
        Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

        Graham Roberts
        Managing, Family Wealth, Sports & Entertainment Director
        RM Compass Group @ Morgan Stanley

        Steve Robinson
        EVP/Chief Marketing Officer (retired)
        Chick-fil-A Inc.

        Cindy Rogers
        Senior Executive VP (retired)
        Regions Financial Corporation

        John Roth Nassau
        VP and Chief Compliance Officer
        Reinsurance Group

        Glenn Scott 
        Senior Manager, Performance Improvement
        Ernst & Young 

        Cindy Taylor 
        Solutions Partner

        Kyle Tothill 
        Managing Director and Partner

        David Walker 
        President & CEO
        EBSCO Industries, Inc. 

        Dennis Weese
        Line-X Protective Coatings

        Tara Wilson
        Chief Executive Officer
        Tara Wilson Agency

        Joseph Young
        Transatlantic Network Planning Specialist
        Delta Airlines

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