Marshall Volunteer Leadership Council

The USC Marshall Volunteer Leadership Council (MVLC) is comprised of dedicated volunteer leaders who serve as representative voices and ambassadors of the school within the global Marshall Community. The Council helps guide annual programming and initiatives that advance the school’s strategic vision including business networking and building a strong culture of philanthropy.  

Alex Blecksmith MBA ’12 – MVLC Chairman
Associate Vice President
Colliers International

Julie Benniardi ’91
Principal & Co-Founder
MGI & ReWeave L.A.

Ruth Benton ’08
CEO & Co-Founder
Partopia Medical

Rajvi Berry ’85
Certified Private Wealth Advisor
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management

John Buchanan ’96

Andre Gomez MBV ’18
Independent Consultant

Christopher Gopal PhD '84
Adjunct Professor, Data Sciences & Operations
USC Marshall School of Business

James Goswiller MBA ’74
Managing Director – Retired
Union Bank

Victoria Graveline Waiss ’91
Marketing & Branding Consultant

Yash Gupta ’18
Strategy Associate
YouTube/Boston Consulting Group

Christopher Johnston ’96, MACC ’96
Ernst & Young LLP

Howard Kern ’89
Managing Director, Investments
Wedbush Securities

Cindy Le ’15
Senior Corporate Social Responsibility Coordinator
Paul Hastings

Calixto Meraz MBA ’09
Engineering Analysis Center Manager
Southern California Gas Co.

Jared Metzger ’12
Chief Investment Officer

Mark Muller ’81
Coldwell Banker

Victor Quiroz ’94
Franchise Owner

Tess Shih ’05
Executive Director, Investor Relations and Business Development
Capital Fund Management

Kayla Singer ’16
Director of Special Projects

Barbara Sladeck ’91, MBA ’18
Assistant Vice, President Auxiliary Services
University of Southern California

Gail Stevens MBA ’86
Corporate Community Engagement

Matthew Weeks MBA ’86

Jerry Won ’04
Founder & CEO
Just Like Media