2013 Judges

Competition Judges

Judges for the 2013 Smith M&A Competition come from the highest level of the finance industry and provide participating teams with an engaging and rewarding experience. 

  • Andy Baer, Former CIO, Comcast Cable
  • Craig Bowden, Associate, HighBank Advisors
  • Albert A. Ciafre, Managing Vice President and COO/CFO, Corporate Treasury, Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Donald Foley, Founder, Martingale Consulting
  • Mike Kahn, President, ATK Defense
  • Bill Longbrake, Executive in Residence, Robert H. Smith School of Business
  • Bill Loomis, CEO and CFO,  FileTek Inc.
  • Robert Massie, President, BrightStar Care
  • Todd Nelson, Director, Courtland Valuation Group
  • Norman Oremland, Senior Vice President, Wealth Management, UBS
  • Gil Price, CEO and Chief Medical Officer, Drug Safety Solutions
  • Cliff Rossi, Executive in Residence and Professor of the Practice, Robert H. Smith School of Business
  • Florence Sirleaf, AVP, GE Capital
  • Michael Smigocki, Senior Managing Director, Federal Strategies Group
  • Carlos Videla, Senior Consultant, National Capital Companies
  • Lane Wiggers, Partner, Cordam Group
  • Darren Womer, President and CEO, National Capital Companies
  • C. Alan Zang, Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions, DaVita Healthcare Partners