Advisory Board

The advisory board for the Center for Global Business serves to provide guidance and counsel to the center in our strategic functions and outreach with the business, government, and thought leadership communities.


Michael O. Ball, Senior Associate Dean & Dean's Chair in Management Science, Robert H. Smith School of Business

Phil Grove, MBA '15, International Sales Team, Ellicott Dredges

Anil Gupta, Michael Dingman Chair in Global Strategy & Entrepreneurship, Smith School of Business

Fatemeh Keshevarz-Karamustafa, Director, School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures, University of Maryland

Larry Legates, MBA '04, Senior Global Trade Compliance Manager, Danaher

Julie Lenzer, Chief Innovation Officer, University of Maryland

Robert Orr, Dean, School of Public Policy

Rashida Petersen '03, Founder and CEO, 1847 Philanthropic 

Erik Peterson, Partner and Managing Director, Global Business Policy Council, A.T. Kearney

Nino Pionati, Vice President International and Business Development, ACell

Ellen Polansky '87, Financial Services Senior Executive and Coordinating Partner, EY

Signe Pringle, Assistant Secretary, Maryland Department of Commerce

Scott Samels '92, Global Delivery Lead - Order to Cash, McCormick & Company

Ex-Officio Members

Rebecca Bellinger, Executive Director, Center for Global Business

Kislaya Prasad, Academic Director and Research Professor, Center for Global Business

Robert H. Smith School of Business
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University of Maryland
Robert H. Smith School of Business
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College Park MD 20742