Reed Institute Celebrates 30 Years

The Reed Institute for Decision Science will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a daylong event on CMC’s campus on Saturday, April 9, beginning with registration from 8 to 9 a.m. in the Founders Room, Bauer Center North. All panel discussions will be held in the Bauer Forum; Lunch will be held in the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum.

Scheduled activities include:

(First Session)

9-10:15 a.m.: Leadership:

Scott Turicchi ’85, chair, chief financial officer, J2 Global Communications, Inc.

Mike Carsley ’91, manager/director risk management, Silver Creek

Jeremy Vandervoet ’99, MBA Program, UCLA/brand management at Nestle USA

Ralph O’Brien ’71, professor, biostatistics, Cleveland Clinic Foundation


(Second Session)

10:30-11:45 a.m.: Consulting/Engineering

Marty Howard ’71, chair, energy consultant, Bench Mark Heuristics, LLC

Gerald Sullivan ’87, senior scientist, Arete Associates

Tim Montague ’89, statistical consultant, GlaxoSmithKline


12-1:15 p.m., Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum

Guest speaker, Daniel Giesberg, president, American Medical Sales (Fantastic! Congratulations! But why should anyone celebrate the 60th Anniversary?)

(Third Session)

1:30-2:45 p.m. : Economics/Statistics

Sajal Agarwal ’97, chair, systems analyst, Deloitte & Touche Consulting

Lee Leong ’84, executive management, Chariot Capital Corp.

Rebecca Boyle ’00, actuarial analyst, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc.

Randy Moser ’04, analyst, Merrill Lynch & Co.


(Fourth Session)

3-4:15 p.m.: Education

Amy Ward ’96, chair, assistant professor, Georgia Tech, ISyE

Tim Baker ’80, assistant professor, Washington State University

Brian Kriegler ’01, graduate student, UCLA

Nirmala Savage ’96, professor of mathematics, Shoreline Community College

Wine & Cheese Reception

4:30-5:30 p.m.