The School of Communication Dean’s Advisory Committee consists of a group of communication professionals, alumni, and UM trustees who meet regularly to review and advise the School’s leadership regarding its strategic goals and program accomplishments. In particular, the committee is dedicated to:
- Providing the Dean with ongoing input and feedback on strategic plans.
- Helping the Dean and the School obtain the necessary resources for the success of its strategic plan.
- Providing the Board of Trustees and the Academic Affairs Committee with regular updates on the progress of the School.
Current Dean’s Advisory Committee Members
President, CEO and Director, Durex, Inc.
Parent B.S.C. ’03
Co-Founder and EVP Communications and Corporate
Development, The Mighty Networks, Inc.
Former EVP Communications, Viacom International
Professor, University of Southern California School of
Writer/Script Consultant, Cheers, Frasier, M*A*S*H, and
Producer, Life on Mars, Mad Men, and more
Parent B.S.C. ’15
President, Panama Jack International
Parent B.S.C. ’23
President, Minassian Media
Executive Producer of New Day, CNN
President & Founder, Dolphin Digital Media
President, USA TODAY NETWORK and
Publisher, USA TODAY, Gannett Co., Inc.
Parent B.B.A. ’23
Chairman & CEO, iHeartMedia
Parent A.B. ’23
Operating Partner, Virgo Investment Group, LLC
Partner, NURAY HOLIDINGS
Parent B.S.C. ’10
Founder, Storm Capital
Board Member, Partido NOVO
Circuit Court Judge, 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida
Chairman/Owner, M. Shanken Communications, Inc.
President, Staub, Warmbold & Associates, Inc
Parent M.A. ’11
Associate Director, The NFL Today
Parent M.F.A. ’07, B.S.C. ’08
CEO & Managing Partner, Markham & Stein Unlimited, Inc
President, CEO, SHRM (Society for Human Resource
Partner, Toppel Family Foundation
President, Marine R. Corporation
Grandparent B.G.S.C. ’14/M.A.L.S. ’17
President, Jeri L. Wolfson Foundation
Art Consultation, JLW Collection