David Nazarian College of Business and Economics

  • VITA Clinic Volunteer Assisting Taxpayer

    Bank of Hope Gifts $25k to CSUN VITA Clinic

  • Senior economics major Idean Aminian demonstrating a concept to students in the Student Portfolio Seminar.

    Students Beat Markets in Managing CSUN’s Portfolio

  • Photo of Michael Kramer

    Alumnus & Investment Banker Shares His Journey

  • Wells Fargo employees helping out at VITA clinic in 2018.

    Wells Fargo Gifts $50k to CSUN VITA Clinic

  • The Noskis

    Alumnus Named 2019 AACSB Influential Leader

  • Students helping taxpayers at VITA Clinic

    CSU 5 Expands CSUN’s Free Tax Preparation Program

  • Students participating in the Summer Accelerator

    Summer Accelerator Wins 2018 UEDA Summit Award

  • 4th Annual Bull Ring New Venture Competition

    4th Annual Bull Ring New Venture Competition

College Advisory Board

College Advisory Board, 2018/2019

The Advisory Board of the David Nazarian College of Business and Economics was established to assist the Dean in ongoing qualitative growth of the College. The College Advisory Board serves as the primary advisory body, providing advice and counsel for the College's academic and professional programs. Additionally, the Nazarian College Advisory Board plays an important role in  fund raising efforts aimed to address strategic initiatives.

Board Members

David Auchterlonie, Executive VP, Ruiz Foods

Harvey Bookstein, Partner, RBZ, LLP

Heather Briggs, VP & Controller, NBC Universal

Steven Canepa, GM, Global Telecommunications, Media and Entertainment Industry, IBM Corporation

Roberta Colmer, Owner & VP, Colmer Construction

Jon Georgio, Owner & President, Gothic Landscaping

Paul Jennings, Founding Partner & CEO, Public Communication Services, Inc.

Cary Lefton, CEO, Agora Realty & Management

George Leis, President & CEO, Pacific Capital Bancorp

Martin Loth, CEO, BB&T Insurance Services of California

David Malone, Vice President & COO, Bank of Hope

Jeffrey Marine, CEO & President, JEM Sportswear

David Nazarian, CEO, Nimes Captial

Fred Nigro, Partner (Retired), NKSFB, LLC

Jeff Rosen, Partner, Ernst & Young

Ash Sobhe, CEO, R6S

Richard Schweitzer, CFO & Chief Risk Officer, Aristotle Capital Management, LLC

Dennis Swanson, CEO, Lamps Plus

Milt Valera, President, National Notary Foundation

Tim Wahl, General Counsel (Retired), Citibank

Marc Wolf, Partner, Audit Services, KPMG

Laura Yamanaka, President & Co-Founder, teamCFO

Greg Yost, President & Owner, Del Rey Financial