The SIPA Advisory Board brings together a select group of distinguished professionals, mostly SIPA alumni, in a variety of fields. Board members advise the dean on issues central to the School’s mission, strategy, and programs to strengthen and promote SIPA as a leading global public policy school. SIPA strives to recruit board members whose chosen fields represent the six areas of the School’s curricular concentrations.


Charles S. Adams MIA ’83

Reed D. Auerbach MIA ’82
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

David Seth Baran  MIA ’87
Symphony Financial Partners

Roger Baumann  IF ’84, MIA ’85
Fortress Investment Group

Thierry Berman IF ’86
Riverside Capital

Kathy Bloomgarden  CERT ’74
Ruder Finn

Michael J. Brandmeyer  MIA ’95, IF ’94
Goldman Sachs & Company

Anisa Kamadoli Costa  MIA ’98
Tiffany & Co. Foundation and the Chief Sustainability Officer at Tiffany & Co.

The Hon. David N. Dinkins
Professor in the Professional Practice of Public Affairs, Columbia University

Mr. Habib Mohammed Enayetullah MPA  ’91
Hilton WorldWide Holdings Inc. 

Alexander Georgiadis  MIA ’85
Krinos Foods Canada Limited

Tanvir Shahriar Ghani  MIA ’01, IF ’01
Tybourne Capital Management 

Susie Gharib  MIA ’74

Richard S. Goldberg
Adjunct Associate Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Gordon Mitchell Goldstein MIA ’94, IF ’94

Wang Hongyuan  MPA-EPM ’04
Asset Management Expert

Robert Hormats
Kissinger Associates Inc. 

Nemir Kirdar MIA ’79

Robert I. Kopech MIA ’77
Adjunct Associate Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Harley L. Lippman MIA ’79
Genesis 10

James Luikart MIA ’72
Jefferies Capital Partner 

Peter Neill Marber MIA ’87
Loomis Sayles & Co

Anuradha T. Milewski

Juan Navarro
The Exxel Group, S.A.

Tina Nelson-Fordham MIA ’99

Brett A. Olsher  MIA ’93
Goldman Sachs & Company

David B. Ottaway IF ’63
Woodrow Wilson Center

John H. Porter  IF ’82, MIA ’83
AXA Investment Managers

Deepak Raj  
Rush Brook Partners 

Michael M. Roberts MIA ’86

Juan A. Sabater
Augeo Affinity Marketing

Romita Shetty  MIA ’89
DA Capital 

Mitchell D. Silber MIA ’05
FTI Consulting

Sumant Sinha MIA ’92
ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd.

David Z. Solomon MIA ’97
Goldman Sachs & Company

Gregory Stoupnitzky MIA ’80
CIS Capital LLC

Lynn Thoman
Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University

Michael D. Tusiani
Poten & Partners, Inc.

The Honorable Martin Varsavsky
FON Technology SL

Lan Yang  MIA ’96
Sun Culture Foundation