Department of Finance

Prominent Alumni:

  • Nick D' Angelo , B.S., Finance and Management, 2000, Wachovia Securities, Charlotte , NC .
  • Keith Burford, B.S., Finance, 1977, and Chris Williams, B.S., Finance, Virginia Asset Management, Richmond , VA.
  • Mike Clarke , President and CEO, Access National Bank, Reston , VA. , B.S., Finance, VT, 1983.
  • Rob Ferguson (President RE/MAX Allegiance) - Alexandria, VA.
  • Vic Gilchrist, Senior Vice President, Bank of America, Roanoke, VA.
  • William Glasgow (Vice President U.S. Trust – Fiduciary Services Division) - Washington, DC.
  • Mark A. Heberle, Vice President, Taxable Fixed Income Research, Wachovia Securities, Inc. - Charlotte, NC.
  • Russell J. Herakovich, Vice President, GE Healthcare Financial Services - Atlanta, GA.
  • David Hogan , Director of Business Development - New York City District, Merrill Lynch, B.S., Finance, 1983.
  • Matthew A. Jones, Associate Asset Manager, Harbor Group International - Norfolk, VA.
  • Mike Kender , Managing Director and Head of U.S. High Yield Research Citigroup, New York, B.S., Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1983, MBA, University of Virginia (Darden School), 1987.
  • Drew Lichtenberger (Managing Director, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network) - Roanoke, VA.
  • Samuel P. McNeil, Jr., Managing Director, River Capital Advisors - Charlotte, NC.
  • Mark D. Moore, Executive Vice President & Chief Lending Officer, John Marshall Bank, 6601 Little River Turnpike, Suite 110, Alexandria, VA 22312.
  • Steven C. Pierson (Managing Director and Head of New York & Toronto Investment Banking, Putnam Lovell NBF) - New York, NY.
  • Jack Read (Vice President, Investments Salomon Smith Barney) - New York, NY.
  • James Rosenstock, Senior VP Bus Development and Strategy, Discovery Communications, 850 Third Ave, New York, NY 10022.
  • Stephen J. Skripak (Associate Dean, MBA and International Programs, VA Tech) - Blacksburg, Virginia
  • John B. Williamson, III, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO and Dale P. Moore, Vice President and Secretary of RGC Resources, Inc.
  • Chris Woronka (Assistant Vice President-Equity Research, BB&T Capital Markets) - Richmond, VA.
  • Peter Zippelius, Research Analyst, Framework Investment Group - New York.
  • Sharon Brown-Hruska, Vice President, NERA, 1255 23rd Street NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20037.
  • Gregory L. Carter, Senior Vice President Home Builder Div. Debt Products Exec, Bank of America, 18W140 Butterfield Rd., Suite 300 Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181.
  • Tracy L. Castle-Newman, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley, 1685 Broadway 5th Floor, NY 10036.
  • Gerald Knight, Retired CFO, GE, Pillsbury, Toro, and Fingerhut, Primarily Minneapolis, MN.
  • Stephen Hole, Manager, New Technology, 100 Plaza Drive, 3rd Floor, Secaucus, NJ 07094.
  • Marshall M. Minor, Jr., Asst. Vice President - Corp Fin, MGM Mirage, 3600 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109.
  • Wm. Braun Jones, III, Partner, WWC Capital Group, 11911 Freedom Drive Suite 1010, Reston, VA 20190.
  • Michael D. Neese, Director, Business Planning, Philip Morris U.S.A.
  • Rob Patzig, Senior Managing Director, Third Security, 1881 Grove Ave, Radford, VA 24141.
  • John Paul, Chief Financial Officer, Embedded Sytems, General Electric, PO Box 8106, Charlottesville, VA 22906.
  • Nancy Springer, Sales Manager, Reico Kitchen & Bath, 6790 Commercial Drive, Springfield, VA 22151.
  • Mary Beth Sullivan, Managing Partner, Capital Performance Group, 1025 Thomas Jefferson St. NW Suite 310 East, Washington, DC 20007.
  • Sunil Vaswani, Alternative Investments/Private Fund Group, Credit Suisse Sec (Europe) Limited, 17 Columbus Courtyard, London E14 4DA, England.
  • Steve Williamson, Senior Financial Advisor, Ameriprise Financial, 14350 Somerville Ct, Midlothian, VA 23113.

Pamplin College of Business Outstanding Young Alumni Award:

  • 2002-2003 J. Cedrick Reynolds '93; Bunge Foods
  • 2003-2004 James A. Rosenstock '95; Discovery Communications
  • 2004-2005 Michael Neese '94; Altria
  • 2007 Marshall M. Minor, Jr. '00; MGM Mirage
  • 2008 Brian C. Slingerland '00; Qatalyst Group
  • 2009 Nicholas D'Angelo '00; Wachovia Securities