Advisory Board

The Advisory Board for the Master of Science in Finance provides valuable input in curricular content and programmatic development, enhances student's professional and career development, and brings industry leaders and finance professionals to the classroom. 

  • Joe Buenavista, Vice President, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
  • Derek Bystrom, Vice President, Charles Schwab
  • Kevin Coldiron, Owner, Rockridge Capital, LLC, Lecturer at Haas Business Schoo. UC Berkeley
  • Kevin Jones, Director of Risk Management, Chevron
  • Ravi Mallela, Senior Vice President of Finance, First Republic Bank
  • Bob Mark, Founder and CEO of Black Diamond Risk
  • Mary McDonald, Chief of Staff for Care Management, Sutter Health Bay Area
  • Simon Nocera, Principal & Chief Investment Officer, Lumen Advisors
  • Paul Aage Runge, Director of Institutional Sales, Analytic Investors, LLC
  • Ryan Thompson, Director of Finance and Strategy, Salesforce.com
  • Phillip Todd, Director of Securities Lending and Financing, BlackRock