Meet the American Conference on Diversity’s

Dynamic Board of Trustees


​L to R  Tom H., Ava-Marie M, Elizabeth W-R, Linda S., Angela G., Vanessa N., Carol Evans (2015 honoree), Craig M.,  Springboard Consulting (2015 honoree), Kevin Cummings (2015 Honoree), Barbra Siperstein (2015 honoree), Daniel E., Patricia R., Michelle G., Lola H., Ryan P., Angelo G., and Katherine K.

Angela Guy

Angela Guy Co-Chair Senior Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion L’Oreal USA


Tom Hayes

Thomas F. Hayes Co-Chair Director, Customer & Community Relations New Jersey Natural Gas

Michele C. Meyer-Shipp, Esq. Vice Chair Chief Diversity Officer Prudential Financial



Ava-Marie Madeam

Ava-Marie Madeam Vice President, State Government Relations Verizon


Michael Rodburg, Esq. Lowenstein Sandler


Craig Mourton Assistant Provost of the Metropolitan Campus Fairleigh Dickinson University









Vanessa Nazario, RWJBarnabas Health, Director of Diversity & Inclusion


Katherine Kish

Katherine Kish President Market Entry, Inc.


Pam Kwatra.

Pam H. Kwatra President Kripari Marketing


Linda Savino President of Hospice and Advanced Care Programs and Services VNA Group

















Patricia Rossman

Patricia Rossman Chief Diversity Officer and HR Communications BASF



Dr. A. Zachary Yamba President Emeritus Essex County College










William Sumas Executive Vice President Village Super Market, Inc.










Andrew Joseph Esq. Partner Drinker Biddle & Reath









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Tim Giordano

Manager, Jumpstart

Montclair State University







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Tabiri Chukunta, Director, Saint Peter’s University Hospital

Daniel Eatman, Jr., AVP Branch Manager Piscataway Investors Bank

Lola Holness, Director HR Client Relations Services PSEG




Trustees Emeritus

Allen I. Bildner +
SME Co., Inc.
Anne Evans Estabrook
Elberon Development Co.
Thomas D. Sayles, Jr.+