Alumni Association Board

Heinz College's Alumni Association Board (AAB) is elected to four-year terms by the alumni and acts as their decision-making body. The primary objectives of the Alumni Association are:

  • The promotion of communication among its members and between its members and Heinz College;
  • The provision of annual financial support for Heinz College;
  • The promotion of employment and internship opportunities for alumni and students of Heinz College;
  • The provision of feedback from alumni to Heinz College regarding the policies and programs of the College;
  • The preservation and promotion of Heinz College's legacy of diversity;
  • The promotion of the name and programs of Heinz College.

AAB Members


Teresa Allison, MSPPM 1999, President
Elected 2006-2010, 2010-2014, 2014 - 2018
Principal Consultant
3150 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church, VA 22042
Office Phone: 703-610-2227

Brenda Lee Johnston, MAM-GIOCA 2013, President-Elect
Elected 2014 – 2018
Assistant Professor of Arts Administration
Jordan College of the Arts, Butler University
Indianapolis, IN

Harrison Lou, MSIT 2002, Administrative Vice President
Elected 2012-2016
Branch Chief
Securities and Exchange Commission
Washington, DC

Lawrence Bortey, MSPPM 1996, Legislative Vice President
Elected 2012-2016

Sarah Benvenuti, MAM 2006
Elected 2012-2016
Fundraising and Management Consultant for the Arts
Benvenvuti Arts
New York, NY

Melissa Lee Bruner, MSHCPM 2010
Appointed 2014 – 2016
Vice President, Risk Management-Portfolio Strategies and Analytics
Irving, TX

Josh Bryant, MISM 2001
Elected 2014 - 2018
Business Architect
Highmark Inc.
Coze Communications
Pittsburgh, PA

Marie N. Hollein, CTP, MPM 1991
Elected 2014 – 2018
President & CEO
Financial Executives International
1250 Headquarters Plaza – 7th Floor
Morristown, NJ  07960

Michael T. LoBue, MSPPM 1985
Elected 2014 – 2018
LoBue & Majdalany Management Group
San Francisco, CA

Sandeep Munnangi, MSPPM 2013
Elected 2014 – 2018
Consultant, Business Solutions
SDLC Partners
Pittsburgh, PA

Sera Wang, MISM 2007
Elected 2012-2016
Deloitte Consulting
New York, NY 10017


Joseph De Guia, MSIT 2010, Carnegie Mellon Alumni Association, Philippines Network
IT Manager/KM Specialist
The Louis Berger Inc – Philippines
PRMF Program

Keith Eich, MISM 2004, Carnegie Mellon Alumni Association Board Representative 
VP, Product Development
Los Angeles, CA

Ron Delfine
Director of Career Services
Heinz College
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

Sharon Miller Foster, MSPPM 1998, Carnegie Mellon Alumni Association, Atlanta Network
Human Resources Operations Manager
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan
Atlanta, GA

Aaron Osterby, MSIT 2009, Carnegie Mellon Alumni Association, Australia Network

Dr. Ed Schmitz, MSPPM 1975, Andrew Carnegie Society Representative
Principal Research Scientist
3003 Washington Blvd.
Arlington, VA  22201