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

Bradley Palmer

Bradley Palmer, MBA

Bradley Palmer is Managing Partner of Palm Ventures which he founded in 1992 and a Post University Trustee.

Previously, Mr. Palmer was a Senior Associate with James D. Wolfensohn, Inc., a strategic advisory and investment banking firm with an extensive client base of multinational corporations. While at Wolfensohn, Mr. Palmer worked for James Wolfensohn, Paul Volcker and other firm partners on numerous acquisitions for major clients. Before Wolfensohn, Mr. Palmer was a Vice President in the Acquisition Finance division of Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company where he financed numerous management-led buyouts.

Mr. Palmer began his career as an entrepreneur, starting a multi-location restaurant concept in the Midwest which he sold successfully.

Mr. Palmer holds a B.A. from Indiana University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Palmer serves on the boards of a number of private companies and charitable organizations including Education Development Center (www.edc.org), Save the Children (www.savechildren.org), the Maritime Aquarium (www.maritimeaquarium.org) and Computers for Youth (www.cfy.org).