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University of Michigan School of Information


UMSI Advisory Board

The UMSI Advisory Board is a volunteer board that serves at the request of the dean of the School of Information. The purpose of the board is to advance the mission of the school by providing expertise to UMSI leadership, engaging with UMSI graduates and students and providing philanthropic support for the school.

UMSI Advisory Board Members (as of July 1, 2022)

Anthony Abernathy
VP of Team Communications and Brand Strategy
Cleveland Cavaliers

Desiree Awasum
Senior Analyst
Vizient, Inc

Anne Beaubien
Retired, Librarian
University of Michigan

Nick Benson
Strategy Director

Jason Blessing
President and CEO
Model N

Fran Blouin
Retired, Professor of Information
School of Information, University of Michigan

Emily Bowman
Global Director, Experience Design
General Motors

John Cameron
Managing Partner
Brigante, Cameron, Watters & Strong, LLP

Matt Cheesebro
Wilshire Construction LP

Irene Cheung
Vice President, Marketing Operations
Major League Baseball

David Choi
Head of User Research

Dave Cole
Co-founder and CEO
Open Raven

Kyle Cozad
Identity and Access Management Business Systems Analyst SeniorĀ 
University of Michigan, ITS

Rodger Devine
Assistant Vice President, Advancement Operations
Pomona College

Lou Devine Sanders
Retired Professor & Librarian Emeritus
Jackson State University

Carin Levine Ehrenberg
Clinical Psychologist
Private Practice

John Evans
Retired, Co-founder

Lynn Feeney
Management Consultant
Lynn Feeney Consulting

Jon Gant
Dean and Professor
North Carolina Central University School of Library and Information Sciences

Marla Gomez
Principal Engineer and Manager
Intel IT

Kevin Hoffman
Founder & President
Timbertrail Holdings

Steve Horowitz
Alpha Edison

Avalon Hu
Staff Designer

Kenneth Jones
Retired, Vice President
Northrop Grumman Corp.

Cory Knobel
CEO and Principal
RAW Consulting

Ashiss Kumar Dash
Executive Vice President

Andrew Kunkel
Bain & Company, Inc.

Kelvin Lam
Executive Director
J.P. Morgan

Elizabeth Larson
Director of Knowledge Management
Effectv (Comcast)

Daniel Moon
Founder & Chief Investment Officer
Apertura Capital

Nate Oostendorp
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Sight Machine

Loretta Parham
CEO and Director
Robert W. Woodruff Library, Atlanta University Center

Latif Peracha
General Partner

Sue Quackenbush
Retired, Medical Librarian

Kenlee Ray
Information Management Consultant

Ian Rosen
GM Financial Answers
The Tifin Group

Atul Rustgi
Accolade Partners

Amit Singh
Chief Business Officer
Palo Alto Networks

Jamie Voris
Chief Technology Officer
The Walt Disney Studios

Veronica Wilkerson Johnson
Integrated English Professor
Lansing Community College

Thomas Wilson
Retired Associate Dean
University of Alabama