Past Speakers

The 2017-2018 Executive-in-Residence is Roberta MacDonald ’72, SVP of Marketing for Cabot Creamery Cooperative

Following is a list of past participants in this important program at the University of Mary Washington

1989-1990
Warner N. Dalhouse
Chairman and CEO
Dominion Bankshares
1990-1991
Robert S. Jepson, Jr.
Chairman and CEO
Jepson Industrial Corporation
1991-1992
Phyllis B. Brotman
Founder and President
Image Dynamics, Incorporated
1992-1993
Frank A. Cappiello
President
McCullough, Andrews and Cappiello, Incorporated
1993-1994
Edward H. Utley
Vice Chairman
GEICO Corporation
1995-1996
Wallace Stettinius
Retired Chairman of the Board
and CEO
Cadmus Communications Corporation
1996-1997
John G. Macfarlane III
Managing Director
Salomon Brothers, Incorporated
1997-1998
David R. Goode
CEO
Norfolk Southern Corporation
 1997-1998
Distinguished Visitor

Warren E. Buffett
CEO Berkshire Hathaway, Incorporated
1998-1999
Karen C. Radley
CEO
Radley Automotive Group
1999-2000
O.M. “Tony” Nicely
CEO
GEICO Direct
1999-2000
Distinguished Visitor

Richard “Sandy” Alderson
Executive Vice President Baseball Operations
Major League Baseball
 2000-2001
James E. Ukrop
Chairman
Ukrop’s Supermarkets, Incorporated
2000-2001
Richard L. Sharp
Chairman
Circuit City Stores, Incorporated
2001-2002
Katherine C. Hegmann
General Manager
Application Management Services,
Americas for IBM Global Services
 2001-2002
G. Gilmer Minor III
Chairman and CEO
Owens & Minor, Incorporated
2002-2003
John M. Albertine
Chairman and CEO
Albertine Enterprises
2003-2004
James W. Brinkley
President and COO
Legg Mason Wood Walker, Incorporated
2003-2004
Rebecca L. Adamson
Founder and President
First Nations Development Institute
2004-2005
Richard F. Barry III
Vice Chairman
Landmark Communications, Incorporated
2004-2005
Charles H. Foster, Jr.
Chairman
LandAmerica Financial Group, Incorporated
2005-2006
Lynn M. Bragg
President
Chocolate Manufacturers Association
2005-2006
Panelist
Frank A. Cappiello

Chairman and Managing Director
Montgomery Brothers, Cappiello, LLC
2005-2006
Panelist

Randall R. Eley
Founder, President and CIO
Edgar Lomax Company
2005-2006
Panelist
Richard A. Mayo
Chairman
Mayo Capital Partners, LLC
2005-2006
Panelist
Douglas G. Stewart
Managing Director
Stewart Wealth Management Group of Wachovia Securities
2006-2007
Brenda Shipplett
President and COO
Long & Foster Companies, Incorporated
2006-2007
Fred M. Rankin III
President and CEO
MediCorp Health System
2007-2008
Panelist
Aaron Altscher ’03, MBA ’06
Altscher Consulting
2007-2008
Panelist
Kevin Dillard ’83
LifeCare Medical Transport, Inc.
2007-2008
Panelist
Kenneth Lopez ’92
Animators at Law
2007-2008
Panelist
Sarah Armstrong Gregg ’48
Federated Department Stores, retired
2007-2008
Panelist
Gaynelle Parrish Grizzard ’50
Southeastern Mills
2007-2008
Panelist
Iris Harrell ’69
Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
2007-2008
Panelist
Doug Simpson ’04, ’07
Adasphere
2008-2009
Shawn Boyer
CEO
SnagAJob.com
2008-2009
Arrington Hearn Mixon
Senior Vice President
Bank of America
2009-2010
John A. Allison
Chairman
BB&T Corporation
2010-2011
Robert Nutting
Chairman of the Board
of the Pittsburgh Pirates,
President and CEO of
Ogden Newspapers Inc.,
and President and CEO of
Seven Springs Mountain Resort
2011-2012
Thomas P. Nerney
Chairman, President, and CEO
United States Liability Insurance Group (USLI)
2011-2012
Moderator
John F. Chappell
Former Chairman of
Worldwide Pharmaceuticals for
SmithKline Beecham
2012-2013
Doug Dolton ’78
Founder, Chairman, and CEO of
San Francisco Motorsports
2013 -2014
Matt Ernst ’94
Chairman, Walnut Grove Holdings, LLC
 2014-2015
Daniel Wolfe ’84
Executive VP, Worldwide Operations, NBC Universal
2015-2016
Dave Carey ’96
Co-founder and President, ROI Training
 2016-2017
Kyle Ragsdale
Chief Marketing Officer for Billy Casper Golf