Entrepreneurship Advisory Board

The School's Entrepreneurship Advisory Board helps the School promote awareness and collaboration between its entrepreneurship program and the local and international entrepreneurship communities.

Board members also provide entrepreneurship-related strategic advice to the School, paricipate as executive speakers and serve as mentor and judges in the School's annual Business Plan Competition.
               

Board Members

Robert D. Rubin, JD '84 (Chair)
CEO
Topp Group Inc.

Adam Apatoff, Esq., BBA '93
Attorney
Apatoff|Peters|Ebersohl

Oscar Callejas, BBA ‘04
Co-Founder and Vice President, Operations
Voalte

Dean Fogel, BBA ‘70
President
DMF Capital

Steven E. Gold, BBA '00
Senior Vice President
UBS Financial Services

Sean Goldstein, BBA’12, MBA ‘13
SAP Consultant
IBM

William G. Heffner, BBA '77
Founder and President
Agg Rok Materials

Norma S. Kenyon, PhD
Vice Provost, Innovation
University of Miami Life Science & Technology Park

Ben Kosinski, AG ‘11
Managing Principal
Kosinski Ventures

Roberto Palenzuela, BBA ’84, JD’88
Chief Operating Officer
Community Medical Group

 Thomas E. Pfeiffer, AB '93, MBA '02
Vice President, Investment Management
Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Michael Rangel, BBA ‘09
Co-Founder and CEO
NOVO

Elliot Scott Smerling, MBA ‘97
Managing Principal
JES Global Capital GP LLC

Rick Tonkinson, MBA '84, MPA '85
Founder and Senior Associate
Tonkinson Financial Inc.

William R. Silverman, PhD, MBA '10,
Director
University of Miami Launch Pad

Monica Wood, MBA ‘89
Vice President, Global Consumer and Member Insights
Herbalife Nutrition

 Ex-Officio Members

 Betty G. Amos, BBA '73, MBA '75
President
The Abkey Companies
UM Trustee

 David L. Epstein, MD '05
Managing Partner
Presidential Capital Partners

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