Advisory Board

The Newhouse Advisory Board supports the dean, faculty and staff in their efforts to make Newhouse the country's leading institution for education and research in communications.


Larry Kramer '72
Former President and Publisher, USA TODAY


Joan Adler G'76
Assistant Vice President of Regional Programs, Syracuse University

James Andrews '93
Director of Licensing, Andrews McMeel Publishing

Barry Baker '73
Managing Director/Venture Partner, Boston Ventures

Warren Bodow '60
President, The Wellangoode Agency Inc.

Dwight Caines '87
President, Domestic Theatrical Marketing, SONY Corporation of America, Columbia Tristar Motion Pictures Group

Roger Conner '70
President and CEO, Conner Communications LLC

Shanti Das '93
Owner, PressReset Entertainment

William Doescher '61
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Doescher Group Ltd.

Brian Edelman '03

Shelly Lotman Fisher '80
President and Founder, Hope Paige Designs

Alan Frank '70
President and CEO, Post-Newsweek Stations Inc.

Eric Frankel '79
CEO, AdGreetz

Pamela Giddon Freedman '73
Philanthropist, Owner/Marketing Chief, Zipline Hilton Head and Broad Creek Marina & Adventures

Steven Fuchs '79
CEO, True North Inc.

Nicholas Godfrey '02

Andrew Heller
Vice Chairman (Retired), Turner Broadcasting System Inc.

Deborah Henretta '85
Senior Adviser, SSA & Company; Retired Group President, Procter & Gamble

Joyce Hergenhan '63
President (Retired), The GE Fund

Peter Horvitz '76
Chairman, President & CEO, Horvitz Newspapers LLC

Stephen Jacoby '76
Associate Publisher and Senior Marketing Executive, Esquire magazine

Beth Ann Kaminkow '89
Global Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President, Westfield Corporation

Keith Kaplan '91
Head of Global Agency and Client Development, Yahoo

Steve Leeds '73
Vice President, Talent Relations and Industry Affairs, SiriusXM

Michael Lehman
Partner/Attorney, Lehman & Lehman LLP

Gary Lico '76
President & CEO, CABLEready

Rob Light '78
Partner & Managing Director/Head of Music, Creative Artists Agency

Arthur Liu G'66
President & CEO, Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Inc.

Donald Lockett '74
Senior Director, Media Technologies, Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Scott MacFarlane '98
Washington Correspondent, Cox Enterprises Inc.

L. Camille Massey '87
Founding Executive Director, Sorensen Center for International Peace and Justice, The City University of New York School of Law

John Douglas Miller '72
Chief Marketing Officer, NBC Universal-The NBC Sports Agency

Robert Miron '59
Chairman & CEO (Retired), Advance/Newhouse Communications

Eric Mower '66, G'68
Chairman & CEO, Eric Mower + Associates

Jack Myers '69
CEO, Myers Publishing LLC

Philip Nardone Jr. '89
President, PAN Communications Inc.

Steven Newhouse

Tonia O'Connor '91
President, Content Distribution and Corporate Business Development, Univision

David O'Neil '84
Partner, Rini Coran PC

Michael Perlis '76
CEO & President, Forbes Media

Bruce Perlmutter '81
Senior Vice President, E! Entertainment Network

Howard Polskin '73
Founder, CEO & Editor-in-Chief, Thin Reads

Philip Quartararo '77
President, Rhythm Nation Music Tripod Entertainment Partners LLC

Anthony Renda '60
President, Renda Broadcasting Corporation

Melissa Richards-Person '89
Vice President, International Marketing, Papa John's International

Angela Robinson '78
President & CEO, A.R.C. Media LLC

Douglas Robinson '85
Partner, Happy Madison Productions (SONY Pictures)

Stephen Rogers '62
Publisher & Editor in Chief, The Post-Standard

Walter Sabo '73
CEO & Owner, Sabo Media Inc.

Marianne Samenko '79
Senior Director, Marketing, Chase Card Services, JP Morgan Chase

Mark Sena '76
President & Managing Partner, MediaSphere Partners, LLC

Seth Solomons '91
CEO, North America, Wunderman

Shari Misher Stenzler '92
Chairman & Co-founder, London Misher Public Relations

Charles Stevens '77
Editor-at-Large, Bloomberg News

John Sykes '77
President, Entertainment Enterprises, iHeartMedia

Michael Terpin '78
Founder/Chief Executive Officer, SocialRadius

Mike Tirico '88
Sportscaster, ABC and ESPN Inc.

Luis Torres-Bohl '82
President/Founder, Castalia Communications Corporation

Joyce Tudryn-Friberger '81
President, IRTS Foundation

George Verschoor '83
Producer/Director, Television and Film, Hoosick Falls Productions Inc.

Bryan Wiener '92
Chairman, 360i LLC

Stephen Wilkes '80
Photographer, Stephen Wilkes Photography Inc.

Melinda Witmer
Executive Vice President, Chief Video Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Time Warner Cable Networks

Howard Woolley '80
Senior Vice-President, Wireless Public Policy and Governement Relations, Verizon Wireless

Dana Zimmer '92 
President, Distribution, Tribune Media

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