Yale School of Management

Yale SOM West Coast Advisory Board

The West Coast Advisory Board provides advice to the dean and the school’s senior leadership for engaging alumni, student recruitment, and fundraising on the West Coast. The Board creates opportunities for members to remain connected to the school and build a stronger school community on the West Coast. 

Co-chairs

Maud S. Daudon ’83
Executive Leader
Career Connect Washington

Khush  F. Mehta ’92
CEO
Cellwork Group Inc.
Chairman
Arterys Inc.

MEMBERS

Mina Choo ’94
Managing Director
RBC Capital Markets Corp.

David Christensen ’85
Co-President
Milestone Holdings

Sriram P. Das ’04
Managing Director
Das & Co.

Joseph P. Fahey ’97
Principal
Balboa Retail Partners

Chris  Gklaros-Stavropoulos ’00 B.A., ’06
Managing Director, Global Partnerships
Google Inc.

Peter H. Hambling ’82
Retired Co-Founder & Co-Owner
Digital Control Incorporated

Stacy S. Hammond ’01
Senior Vice President
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.

Jason R. Harp ’12
CEO
Pacific Air Industries / Air Cert

Rocky Ho ’93
Retired Senior Managing Director
Transaction Advisory Services
Ernst & Young Capital Advisors, LLC

Robert C. Katter ’89
President
First Databank Inc., a Hearst Company

JK Kearns ’11
Group Product Manager
Google Inc.

Tim J. Lasocki  ’02, ’02 MEM
Vice President of Origination & Finance
Orion Renewable Energy Group LLC

Elliot E. Mainzer  ’98, ’98 MES
President & CEO
California System Independent Operator

Peter T. Martenson ’00
Partner
Eaton Partners, a Stifel Company

Dipika M. Matthias ’94
Senior Program Officer
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Marcus A. Matthias ’94
Former Group Product Manager
Al Jazeera Media Network

Meaghan R. McGrath ’15, ’16 MEM
Senior Business Development Manager
Plenty Unlimited, Inc.

Robin Mendelson ’96
Senior Fellow
Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative

Jake Miller  ’07 B.A., ’14
Fairview Capital

Usha R. Nesamoney ’90

Deryck O’Brien ’99
Vice President, Investment Analyst
Payden & Rygel

Craig Paullin ’85
President
PSM Industries

M. Barton Waring ’87
Retired CIO for Investment Policy & Strategy
Barclays Global Investors

Michael Winnick ’93
Head of Institutional Sales
Charles Schwab

Erik M. Wohlgemuth ’89 B.A., ’97 MES, 97
COO
Future 500

Yale SOM Board of Advisors Members
Ex-Officio Members of the West Coast Advisory Board

Santino Blumetti ’99
Partner & Managing Principal
Rimrock Capital Management

Philip Davis ’85
Managing Director
Accenture Strategy

Edward J. De La Rosa ’81
Founder and Past President
De La Rosa & Co.

Brad Z. Huang ’90
Chairman
Lotus Capital Management

Jon P. Schotz ’77 B.A., ’81
Managing Partner
Saybrook Fund Advisors, LLC

John Shrewsberry ’92
Former Senior Executive Vice President & CFO
Wells Fargo & Co.

Charles L. Slaughter ’85 B.A.,  ’90
Founder & Chairman
Living Goods
Senior Advisor
TPG Growth