Leadership

For general inquiries, please contact Rutgers University Foundation at 848-932-7777 or rufoundation@rutgersfoundation.org

Kimberly Hopely, President, Rutgers University Foundation

Kimberly Hopely

Email: president@rutgersfoundation.org

Mark Antonucci

Mark Antonucci, Ed.D.

Senior Vice President, Advancement and Strategy

Lavinia Boxill

Lavinia Boxill

Vice President, Development, Rutgers–New Brunswick

William Green

William Green

Vice President, Development, Rutgers Health

Varsha Nakum

Varsha Nakum

Senior Associate Vice President & Chief of Staff

Irene O’Brien

Irene O’Brien

Vice President, Central Fundraising and Engagement

Scott Owens

Scott Owens

Associate Vice President for Engagement

Robin Semple

Robin Semple

Vice President, Development, Rutgers–Newark

Shawn Tucker

Shawn Tucker

Vice President, Development, Athletics

Charles Wright, Vice Chancellor for Development, Rutgers—Camden

Charles Wright

Vice President, Development and Alumni Engagement, Rutgers–Camden

Christopher Zraly

Christopher Zraly

Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Rutgers University Foundation enhances Rutgers’ mission of excellence in education, research, and public service.

The foundation is governed by a Board of Directors, at least 25 percent of which shall be ex officio directors and elected directors who, at the time of their election, also served as members of the Board of Governors or Board of Trustees of Rutgers. Rutgers University Foundation is a New Jersey nonprofit corporation established under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code for educational and charitable purposes. Gifts made through the foundation are deductible for federal income, gift, and estate tax purposes to the extent allowed by the law.

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  • Amy L. Towers, Chair
    Gary Chropuvka, Vice Chair
    Lisa Dolly, Vice Chair
    Betsy McNeilly, Vice Chair
    Kimberly A. Hopely, President
    J. Michael Gower, Treasurer
    Christopher P. Zraly, Associate Treasurer
    Duncan L. MacMillan, Secretary
    Mark Antonucci, Assistant Secretary

    • James P. Berg, RC’99, NLAW’03
    • William E. Best, Ex officio
    • Bruce Bingham, RC’68
    • Gary W. Chropuvka, RC’93
    • Alan Crosta, Jr., RC’86, NJMS’90, Ex officio
    • Margaret T. Derrick, NCAS’71
    • John A. DiCiurcio, ENG’79
    • Daniel DiFilippo, NCAS’83
    • Lisa Dolly, DC’88
    • Robert Falzon, RC’81
    • Michael Gower, Ex officio
    • Peggy Guiliano, DC’92
    • Mark P. Hershhorn, RC’71
    • Jonathan Holloway, Ex officio
    • Kimberly A. Hopely, Ex officio
    • Frank Hundley, RC’86
    • Carolynn L. Johnson, RBSG’12
    • Kenneth R. Johnson, ENG’67
    • Richard Kent, RC’72
    • Bruce P. Kerzic, RC’83
    • Tilak Lal, ENG’84
    • Donald Lomurro, RC’73
    • Duncan L. MacMillan, RC’66
    • Michael A. Margolis, PHARM’97
    • Elizabeth J. McNeilly, RC’85
    • Omotayo Okusanya, RC, RBSNB’96
    • Mary Papamarkou, DC’90
    • Mia Christine Park, RC’87
    • Sean M. Pattwell, GSNB’91, GSC’14
    • Reema Puri, COOK’98, GSNB’01
    • Patricia Devitt Risse, PHARM’85, DPRM’93
    • Philip Scalo, RC’75, NLAW’78, Immediate Past Chair
    • John J. Sivolella, RC’87
    • Richard D. Stanzione, RC’67
    • Ann M. Stock
    • Amy Towers, Chair
    • Peter Tverdov, UCNB’09
    • Gloria Vanderham, RC’00, SCILS’00, Ex officio
    • Atiya Aftab, RC’88, NLAW’91
    • Richard A. Alaimo, ENG’56
    • Michael J. Angelides, RC’82
    • Subha Barry
    • Steven B. Boehm, RC’75, NLAW’78
    • Marlene A. Brandt, RC’80
    • Arthur Certosimo, RC’77
    • Charles Chang, GSNB’75
    • Edward Chaplin, RC’78
    • Peter D. Cherasia, ENG’84
    • Kevin J. Collins, NLAW’64
    • Alan M. Crosta, Jr., RC’86, NJMS’90
    • Steven M. Darien, RC’63
    • Louis T. DiFazio, PHARM’59
    • James Dougherty, RC’74, GSNB’75
    • Harriett Druskin
    • Scott Franzblau, LC’79
    • Albert R. Gamper, Jr., UCNWK’66
    • Ronald Garutti, RC’67
    • Ronald W. Giaconia, RC’58
    • Michael N. Goodkind, ENG’65
    • Leslie Goodman, RC’65, RBSG’70, CLAW’80
    • Keiko T. Harvey, ENG’72
    • Carleton A. Holstrom, GSNB’62
    • Gretchen W. Johnson, DC’63
    • Sharon M. Karmazin, DC’67, SCILS’69
    • Allan Maitlin, RC’58
    • Ernest Mario, PHARM’61
    • Kevin D. McGrath, LC’88
    • Thomas McKay III, RC’69
    • Vaughn L. McKoy, LC’90, NLAW’93
    • Joseph Moroney, ENG’94
    • Bruce S. Nicholas, ENG’49
    • Gene O’Hara, UCN’62
    • Brian D. Perkins, RC’76
    • Daniel Reinhardt, RC’91
    • Thomas A. Renyi, RC’67, RBSG’68
    • Gary M. Rodkin, RC’74
    • Philip S. Schein, RC’61
    • Leo B. Schoffer, RC’74
    • Richard H. Shindell, RC’57
    • Steven H. Temares, RC’80
    • Bernice P. Venable, DC’62, GSNB’67, GSED’83
    • Lucas J. Visconti, SEBS’82
    • Thomas Werblin, RC’76
    • Scott E. White, RC’95, RBSG’95

The Rutgers University Alumni Association (RUAA) Board of Directors is the primary leadership body of the association and has authority over the affairs of the affiliated chartered organizations.

The board serves as advisors to the alumni engagement staff of the Rutgers University Foundation (RUF) to further the values and initiatives of the University and are ambassadors for all alumni university-wide.

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