Welcome to Speaking of Success, where accomplished alumni share their career experience and discuss how Bucknell prepared them to succeed. From finance to sports, from real estate to nonprofits, they represent an array of fields and offer their best advice for students.

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Garry Thaniel '04

Garry Thaniel '04

CEO and Founder, Altered
Majors: Business Management and Religion

Jay Wright '83

Jay Wright '83

Head Men's Basketball Coach, Villanova University
Majors: Economics and Sociology

Kathryn Vizas '79

Kathryn Vizas '79

Founding Member of Maverick Collective, Population Services International
Major: Biology

Kris Leslie '86

Kris Leslie '86

Former CEO, Dreamworks Animation
Major: Economics

Tom Williams '80

Tom Williams '80

Chairman and CEO, Parker Hannifin Corp.
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Guy Williams

Guy Williams '76

President & CEO, Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice
Major: Education

Yoshi Maisami

Yoshi Maisami '01

Entrepreneur and Managing Director, The Rock Creek Group
Majors: Management and Economics

Ben Elliott

Bently Elliott '66

Managing Director of Communications, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Major: Political Science

Amy Klement

Amy Klement '96

Partner, Omidyar Network
Major: Mathematics

Gary Sheinbaum

Gary Sheinbaum '79

CEO, Tommy Hilfiger Americas
Majors: International Relations and Spanish

Jessica Jackley

Jessica Jackley '00

Entrepreneur and Lecturer, University of Southern California
Majors: Philosophy and Political Science

Daisy Auger-Dominguez '95

Daisy Auger-Dominguez '95

Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion Strategy — Alphabet, Google
Majors: International Relations and Women's & Gender Studies

Kimberly Wilson Wetty '93

Kimberly Wilson Wetty '93

Co-president, Valerie Wilson Travel
Major: Sociology

Robert Malesardi '45

Robert Malesardi '45

Major: Accounting

Jordy Leiser '06

Jordy Leiser '06

Cofounder and CEO, Stella Service
Majors: Economics and Political Science

Debra Rizzi

Debra Zapotocky Rizzi '94

President and Founding Partner, Rizco Design
Majors: Art History and Management

Doug Lebda

Doug Lebda '92

CEO and Founder, Lending Tree
Major: Accounting

Frank Davis

Frank Davis '82

President and CEO, The Horizon Group
Major: Electrical Engineering

Carolyn Miles

Carolyn Miles '83

CEO and President, Save the Children
Major: Animal Behavior

Marissa Calhoun

Marissa Calhoun '10

Field Producer, CNN Heroes
Majors: English - Film/Media Studies and Women's & Gender Studies

David Henry

David Henry '71

Vice Chairman and CEO, Kimco Realty Corporation
Major: Business Administration

Sunil Gulati

Sunil Gulati '81

President, U.S. Soccer Federation and Senior Lecturer, Columbia University
Majors: Economics and Political Science

Lance Fritz

Lance Fritz '85

Chairman, President and CEO, Union Pacific Railroad
Major: Mechanical Engineering