The Kean University Foundation Board of Directors

The Kean University Foundation Board of Directors is charged with raising and managing private donations for the ultimate benefit of the University and its students. The Directors are alumni and friends who provide invaluable counsel in securing and safeguarding the application of gifts in accordance with the donor's wishes and "Bill of Rights" for the benefit of the University. Below are the current Foundation Directors.



Audrey Kelly
Acting President of the Kean University Foundation
Interim Vice President, Institutional Advancement

Steve Fastook H'06
Foundation Chair
Senior Executive Vice President

Maria E. Bordas '74 '80
Foundation Vice Chair
General Manager, Strategic Planning 
and Policy, Aviation Department
The Port Authority of New York & New Jersey 

Anthony Giordano III '87
Foundation Treasurer
President and Chief Executive Officer
Colonial American Bank

Linda Tuma '83 '89
Foundation Secretary


Patricia M. Barksdale '95
Vice President and Wealth Management Advisor
Merrill Lynch

Donald Brady
Senior Consultant
iXP Corporation

Edward A. Esposito '69 '72
Kean University Alumni Association

James K. Estabrook, Esq.
Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper, PC.

Dr. Dawood Farahi
Kean University

James G. Hynes '63 H'09
Churchill Plastics, LLC

William F. Loehning '70 H'15
Executive Vice President
Institutional Distribution Group

Diane Miron '61

Ada Morell '97
Chair of the Board of Trustee
Deputy Chief of Staff for Representative Albio Sires
(D-NJ 8th)

James Mullaney '92
T-Shirt & Jeans/Marais Designs/Foley + Corinna

Scott N. Schober '92
Berkeley Varitronics Systems, Inc.

Barbara Sobel '71
Kean University Board of Trustees
President, Sobel Family Foundation

Gerald Tarantolo
Sr. National Account Manager
Lincoln Financial Group

John A. Turner '92 '97
Corporate Synergies Group

Kathleen D. Wilkinson '78
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP

Lifetime Emeriti Members

Dr. W. John Bauer
Professor Emeritus

Daniel J. Charleston '83
Chief Investment Officer
DJC Capital Management, LLC

Susan Kogan
Retired Adjunct Professor
Kean University

Nancy Ann Schleicher '72
Decorative Artist

Directors Emeriti

Dr. Gail E. Fraser '85
Associate Professor
Kean University
Li-Woan Yang '83 H'01
President and Chief Executive Officer
Yang Enterprises, Inc.

Distinguished Lifetime Emeritus

Don Conklin H'94
Schering-Plough Worldwide

Dr. Dorothy G. Hennings H'10
Retired Faculty
Kean University

Ex-officio members are italicized

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