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Kent School Alumni Council 2016-17

Philippe E. Alexandre 1984, P’17,’20    
Old Greenwich, CT                 
President, Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY  
Kenyon College

Samantha J. Chu 2005        
New York, NY      
Attorney, NYC Department of Finance
Wellesley College
University of Connecticut School of Law

Beverly G. Cole Costello 1973    
Old Lyme, CT                  
Cross Insurance, Boston, MA  
Pitzer College

Ashley L. Cooke 1998            
New York, NY                  
Deutsche Asset Management
Skidmore College    

Jeffrey K. Crowell 2001            
San Francisco, CA             
Client Executive, Forrester (business and technology research and advisory firm)
University of Maine    

Meg E. Dodge 2004                
New York, NY      
Attorney, Goldman Sachs Trust Company  
Colby College
Syracuse University College of Law

Ernest W. Franklin IV 1987, President    
Dallas, TX          
Senior Vice President, Baylor Scott & White Health  
Tulane University
MD, Tulane University School of Medicine
Residency in General Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
MBA, Washington University in St. Louis

Adam W. Friedman 2003      
Greenwich, CT              
Friedman Equities, LLC, New York, NY  
Vanderbilt University

Leslie H. Gleason Smith 1966        
Manasquan, NJ              
Inlet Communications  
University of Pennsylvania
MBA, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Paige L. Host 2010                
New York, NY 
Graduate student, NYU, Master of Public Administration (MPA) 2017
Elon University 

Jesse B. Kimball 1998, Vice President            
New York, NY          
Founder, Windswept Royalties, oil and gas mineral and royalty acquisition company
Washington and Lee University
MA and MBA, University of Texas, Austin 

Samantha A. Krupnick Sollof 2005    
New York, NY              
Dir. of Partnership and Audience Development, Paddle8 Auction House     
Dickinson College

Peter E. Lewine 1965            
New York, NY              
VP Sales, Conrad & Associates, Potomac, MD                     
(formerly, Associate Publisher, Fairchild Publications; Foreign Assignment Desk, ABC News)    
Colgate University
MBA, Columbia University

James W. Mell 1960                
Blairstown, NJ              
Co-Founder, Step Ahead, Inc., outpatient addiction treatment agency
Washington and Lee University

Jean A. Nihoul 2005            
New Haven, CT
Museum of Food and Drink        
Franklin & Marshall College
MA, Art History, University of Connecticut    

Catherine M. O'Brien Yaffa 1982     
Harrison, NY          
President, AAM Brand Management Group
Co-Founder, Bona Fide Beauty Lab, New York, NY  
University of Vermont
MBA, Harvard Business School 

Paul A. Pavlis 1973, Secretary                
Sherman Oaks, CA              
Attorney (retired)
Stanford University
J.D., New York University School of Law

Adam S. Peck 1982            
Los Angeles, CA          
President, Synchronicity Productions, Inc., film and television production company
Northwestern University     

Frederick B. Pickering Jr. 1965        
Stamford, CT              
Finance professional, including investment banking and private equity (retired)
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
MBA, New York University    

Benjamin L. Seidenstein 2007        
New York, NY              
Vice President, Investment Management, Goldman Sachs
Santa Clara University     

Aisha R. Simpson Williams 1998    
Dobbs Ferry, NY
Retail marketing, most recently with Brooks Brothers
Boston University

Charles R. Smith 1974, P’10    
Groton, MA    
Business Development and Marketing, Boeing Defense, Space & Security 
University of North Carolina
MBA, Emory University

Brett I. Waibel 1997        
Arlington, VA 
National Background Investigations Bureau (NBIB), Washington, DC    
Boston University