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Center for International Affairs
Case Western Reserve University
10900 Euclid Avenue
Tomlinson Hall, 1st Floor, Room 143
Cleveland, OH 44106-7031
Telephone: 216-368-2517
Fax: 216-368-4561

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Visiting Committee

The Office of Global Strategy formed a Visiting Committee of accomplished professionals in the public and private sectors with expertise in international affairs. Members of the Visiting Committee serve as advisors to the Office of Global Strategy, bringing their knowledge of global business, finance, education and philanthropy. Members of the Visiting Committee to date include:

Dr. Hemant Kanakia,

Partner, Columbia Capital LLC, (Washington, D.C. and New Delhi, India), Chair

Dr. Jill G. Conley,

K-RITH Program Director, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (Chevy Chase, Maryland)

Lu-Jean Feng, M.D.

The Lu-Jean Feng Clinic, Health and Wellness Center (Cleveland, OH)

April Galda,

Managing Director, Goldman Sachs International (London, England)

Vinny Gupta,

President and CEO, InNow, LLC (Wadsworth, OH)

Robert J. Herbold,

Managing Director, The Herbold Group LLC (Seattle, WA)

James E. Hilyard,

Retired President, Roofing Products Group, CertainTeed Corporation (West Chester, PA)

Shawana P. Johnson,

President, Global Marketing Insights, Inc. (Cleveland, OH)

Cecil Jowell,

Director, Trencor Limited(Cape Town, South Africa)

Bill Anand Julka,

Smart Solutions (Cleveland, OH)

Capricia P. Marshall,


Dana M. Marshall,

President, Transnational Strategy Group LLC (Washington, D.C.)

Kevin G. Nealer,

Principal and Partner, The Scowcroft Group (Washington, D.C.)

Herman Pirchner Jr.,

Founding President of the American Foreign Policy Council (Washington, D.C.)

Richard W. Pogue, Esq.,

Former Managing Partner, Jones Day (Cleveland, OH)

Ronald B. Richard,

President and Chief Executive Officer, The Cleveland Foundation (Cleveland, OH)

Rachid Sefrioui,

Managing Director, Finaventures (Los Angeles, CA)

Joel Schwartz,

Senior Vice President and General Manager of Common Storage Platform Operations, EMC Corporation (Hopkinton, MA)

Simmi P. Singh,

Head of Healthcare Services Practice, Egon Zehnder International (Chicago, IL)

Dee Vaidya,

Vice President, Division Manager National Solutions Group, CACI (Wooster, OH)

Lewis Winarsky,

Anthony Yen,

Chairman, Tenax Corporation (Cleveland, OH)

Alfonso D. Zubizarreta,

Vice President Enterprise Solutions, Hyland Software (Cleveland, OH)