Advisory Committee


Dr. George A. Pruitt Ph.D. (Chair)
Former president of Thomas Edison State University

Brenda Ross-Dulan (Vice Chair)
Principal of The Ross-Dulan Group

Rev. Darrell L. Armstrong
Pastor of the Shiloh Baptist Church

Thomas Bracken
President & CEO of New Jersey Chamber of Commerce

Joseph Caruso
Founder and Principal of Omnifirst Capital Corporation

Robert Curley
South Jersey Market President at TD Bank

Thomas Gilmour
Executive Director of the Trenton Downtown Association (TDA)

John Harmon
Founder, President, and CEO of the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey

Reverend Karen Hernandez-Granzen
Pastor at Westminster Presbyterian Church

Brian J. Kelly
Senior Director State Government at Novo Nordisk

Jeannine Frisby LaRue
Senior Vice President of the Kaufman Zita Group

Carlos Medina
CEO & President of Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

John L. McGoldrick
Retired Chairman of Zimmer Holdings

Joseph Plumeri *
Vice Chairman of First Data Board of Directors

Ramona Romero
VP and General Counsel at Princeton University

Michele Siekerka
President of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA)

Rebecca Tillet
Vice President, Regional Communication & Public Affairs Leader at Johnson & Johnson

Nelida Valentin
Vice President Grants and Programs at Princeton Area Community Foundation

* approved by Board, awaiting confirmation