Board of Trustees adds seven members



A. Bruce Chamberlin ’86 is senior associate director of admissions at Georgetown University. He has been an active volunteer in alumni outreach and fundraising for Gettysburg College and was appointed to the Alumni Board of Directors in 2006. He is the recipient of the College’s Linnaean Award (1985) and Young Alumni Achievement Award for Service (2001). The economics major completed his masters and doctoral studies in education at the College of William and Mary and the University of Pennsylvania respectively.

Gwendolyn Jordan Dungy, trustee from 1997 to 2003 and Commencement speaker in 2007, is director emeritus of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. (NASPA). Before joining NASPA in 1995, Dungy was associate director for the Curriculum and Faculty Development Network at the Association of American Colleges and Universities.

Holly Keller McDevitt ’87, P’17 is a managing partner of Mockingbird Holdings, a real estate investment company that she and her husband, Matthew McDevitt ’87 founded. She is on the board of Children as Catalysts for Change, a nonprofit organization that provides grants to schools in Philadelphia and India to enable children to become self-sufficient members of their communities. 

W. Jeffrey Siegfried ’81, P’14 is president and CEO of Omni Cable Corporation, a national master distributor of specialty wire and cable to electrical and electronic wholesalers with 11 locations across the U.S.  Siegfried, who majored in business administration, has been a Gettysburg Career Connections volunteer since 2011. He is an advocate for and generous supporter of career development for Gettysburg students.

Deborah M. Smith P’11, ’13 serves ex-officio on the board as co-chair of the Parents Advisory Board. Smith is staff gynecologist in Women’s Health at the Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center Whitman-Walker Clinic in Washington, D.C. and a past member of both the ACOG Committee on Gynecologic Practice and the Committee on Health Care for Underserved Women.

Douglas P. Stuart ’04 serves ex-officio on the board as the ’Burgians of the Last Decade (BOLD) Council chair. Stuart is associate director of alumni relations at Haverford College and active in the Philadelphia Regional Alumni Club. He was co-chair of his fifth reunion and is a class agent.  

F. Kevin Tylus ’78, P’03 is president, CEO, and a director of Royal Bank America. He was president of Yardville (Pa.) National Bank from 2004 to 2007 and a regional president with PNC. He also held leadership positions in the financial services, insurance, and health care industries and was a management consultant with Touche Ross (Deloitte Consulting), where he became a partner. The business administration major earned his M.B.A. from La Salle University.

Posted: Tue, 30 Apr 2013

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