Kevin W. Ahern ’92 MBA

Kevin W. Ahern ‘92 MBA was appointed by Horizon Bancorp, Inc. to serve as an independent director on the Board of its wholly owned subsidiary, Horizon Bank. Ahern is currently the co-founder and managing partner of Brush Creek Partners, a private equity investment firm, and brings over 35 years of experience to the Board.

Paul Zikmund ’98 MBA

Paul ZikmundPaul Zikmund ’98 MBA has received the prestigious Certificate in Risk Governance by the Directors and Chief Risk Officers (DCRO) Institute. Zikmund currently serves as the chief enterprise risk, compliance, and information officer for Berkadia, a joint venture between Berkshire Hathaway and Jeffries Financial Group.

Nicole Ferguson ’93

Nicole FergusonNicole Ferguson ’93 has been hired by Coastal Bridge Advisors as Support Advisor. Ferguson brings more than seven years of client service relationship to the company and will be responsible for bridging the gap between client’s needs and goals.

Carol Tusch ’91 MBA

Carol TuschCarol Tusch ’91 MBA has been appointed vice president of investments for International Paper, overseeing the company’s pension plan, savings, and other plan assets. Tusch has been with International Paper since 1999 and has served as director of trust investments before being appointed to her most recent role of deputy CIO.