Board of Trustees

O. Alton Barron, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery

Andrew Hertzmark, MBA
Partner in Generation Partners

Connia Nelson
Senior Vice President of Corporate Human Resources for Verizon Corporate Offices

Margaret Honey, Ph.D.
President and CEO of the New York Hall of Science

Mark Jennings, MBA
Managing Partner and co-founder of Generation Partners

Selim G. Noujaim, MBA, D.Litt. (Hon.)
Member of the Connecticut House of Representatives

Bradley Palmer, MBA
Managing Partner at Palm Ventures, LLC

Takashi Yamanaka

Thomas Samph, Ph.D.
President & CEO of Post University

Alton Baron

O. Alton Barron, M.D.

Dr. Barron is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York; a Senior Attending in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Director of Research and an Education Committee Member at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York; an Attending Hand Surgeon at the CV Starr Hand Surgery Center; and a Post University Trustee. 

Dr. Barron has held fellowships at Roosevelt Hospital in New York, Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital in New York, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans where he earned his medical degree.  He also holds a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.  He currently is licensed to practice Medicine and Surgery in the state of New York and is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. 

Dr. Barron is a member of many professional societies and has published dozens of original and peer reviewed papers, case reports, and editorials.