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

Mark Jennings

Mark Jennings, MBA

Mark Jennings is the Managing Partner and co-founder of Generation Partners, and a Post University Trustee.

Mr. Jennings has been an active private equity investor for 23 years and is responsible for the strategic direction, capital commitments and management of the firm. Prior to founding Generation in 1995, Mr. Jennings was a General Partner at Centre Partners, a private investment firm affiliated with Lazard Frères & Co. Mr. Jennings began his career at Goldman Sachs & Co. where he advised companies in the areas of financial strategy, public offerings, mergers & acquisitions and leveraged buyouts.

Mr. Jennings has served on the board of directors of 23 companies and currently serves on the boards of Virtual Radiologic Corporation (VRAD); inVentiv Health (VTIV); and MedVance Institute; Agility Recovery Solutions; Sterling Infosystems; and Six Flags (SIX).  In addition, Mr. Jennings also serves on the Health Policy & Management Executive Council of the Harvard School of Public Health.

Mr. Jennings earned his MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business in 1986,  and earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with Highest Honors from the The University of Texas at Austin in 1984, where Mr. Jennings graduated second in his class and received the University's Rhodes Scholarship nomination.