TCAL Leadership


Dick Teters
Gary Steele 


Deborah B. Roebuck, Ph.D.
Senior Faculty Fellow
Professor of Management

Major General William A. Cohen, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow 
U.S. Air Force Reserve Retired

Deborah N. Smith, Ph.D.
Faculty Fellow
Assistant Department Chair

Alvin Miles
Faculty Fellow
Director of Programs

Olaf Berwald
Faculty Fellow

Shannon Ferketish
Faculty Fellow
Lecturer of Education

Board of Advisors

  • Brent C. Brown, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Chesley Brown Companies, Inc.
  • Lorin Coles, CEO and co-Founder, AllianceSphere, Inc.
  • David Curry, CFP, Managing Partner, Atlanta Capital Group
  • Christopher R. Edwards, M.D.
  • Mike Lowry, Tech Startup Mentor, Tech Entrepreneur, and former CIO of Simmons Company
  • Mary McCoy, Vice President with HP working in Worldwide Technology Services 
  • Angelica Moss, CPA, ADDvantage Business Services
  • John Nicholson, Abbott Animal Health (Retired)
  • Michael R. Siavage, Founder and Managing Partner of Siavage Law Group
  • Wesley K. Wicker, Ed.D., Sinclair Townes Company

Founding Members

  • Cindi Filer, Founder and President, Innovative Outsourcing, Inc.
  • Susan Gambardella, Vice President and Executive Assistant, Office of the Chairman and CEO, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Roger E. Haggerty, Vice President, The Interlochen Group, LLC
  • Chuck Roberts, Journalist and News Anchor, CNN