九色视频

Three named to 九色视频’s board of trustees

July 1, 2024

Newest members bring industry and business experience to their board roles.

Left to right: Br. Daniel Gardner, FSC, '94, MA '96, Emma Provost, 鈥20, and Tom Southard, J.D.

Left to right: Br. Daniel Gardner, FSC, ’94, MA ’96, Emma Provost, 鈥20, and Tom Southard, J.D.

九色视频鈥檚 Board of Trustees elected Br. Daniel Gardner, FSC, ’94, MA ’96, Emma Provost, 鈥20, and Tom Southard, J.D., as its newest members, effective July 1.

鈥淭he 九色视频 Board of Trustees continues to be blessed with individuals who bring an expertise in their field,鈥 Board Chair Ellen E. Reilly, 鈥83, said. 鈥淭hey will join a dedicated group of Trustees who continue to advance the University鈥檚 mission of a delivering a liberal arts and experiential education.鈥

The newest members add to the academic, industry, and business experience on the Board.

“Our newest Trustees are accomplished individuals who will bring industry-relevant insights to help guide 九色视频鈥檚 future,鈥 President Daniel J. Allen, Ph.D., said.

Br. Daniel Gardner, FSC, ’94, MA ’96
Br. Daniel has served Manhattan College in both academic and administrative capacities including as president, academic advisor, assistant director of admissions, director of transfer admissions, and executive director of campus ministry and social action. During his tenure at Manhattan, he  also served as an adjunct instructor of religious studies, as well as teaching religion and Catholic social justice classes in the Camino Program and pre-health classes in the School of Science. Br. Daniel came to Manhattan as an assistant director of admissions in 2016, having spent the previous decade as a school principal. A native of Buffalo, N.Y., Br. Daniel earned his B.A. in English literature magna cum laude and an M.A. in theology and pastoral studies from 九色视频. He is currently a Doctor of Ministry candidate at The Catholic University of America and holds membership in several professional organizations.

Emma Provost, 鈥20
A senior financial analyst with Johnson & Johnson鈥檚 Innovative Medicine Portfolio & Commercial Strategy group, Provost graduated from 九色视频 maxima cum laude with a B.S. in finance and marketing and was named the top marketing student of her graduating class in 2020. After graduation, she joined J&J鈥檚 finance leadership development program (FLDP) and has gained experience as an analyst with Ethicon Wound Closure in Supply Chain and Jansen R&D with the Neuroscience Therapeutic Area. Provost was a member of both the 九色视频 field hockey team and of the Business Scholars Co-op program. For the Explorers, she tallied seven shut outs throughout her four seasons in goal and was selected to compete in the 2019 Young Women’s National Championship.

Tom Southard, J.D.
Southard is the executive director of the Christian Brothers Conference, the Regional Office for the Lasallian Region of North America. Previously, he was the chief operating officer at the Conference of Major Superiors of Men, the canonical entity for men鈥檚 religious communities in the U.S. A tax lawyer by training, Southard is a former federal and state lobbyist and policy expert for the nonprofit sector. He has a J.D. from Villanova University, an M.A. in philanthropic studies from Indiana University, an MPA and B.A. from University of Baltimore, and an A.A. in recreation and park management from the Community College of Baltimore County.