Honors Council

Honors Council

Mr. Louis J. Boos

  • President and an owner of Nordic Engineering Inc.
  • President and an owner of ChemTech Inc.
  • Member of the Board of Advisors for the Tisch Brain Tumor Center, Duke University Medical Center
  • Past President of the North Carolina State, Pulp and Paper Foundation

Mrs. Rosemary Brown

  • Trustee emerita of Kalamazoo College
  • Board member of Georgian Chamber Music
  • Board member of the Atlanta Opera
  • Former teacher of mathematics for 30 years

Dr. Jack Cohen

  • Co-chair of the Honors Advisory Council
  • Former Surgeon and Chief Medical Officer for the United States Navy
  • Former Chief of Surgery

Mrs. Yvonne Cohen

  • Co-chair of the Honors Advisory Council
  • Former teacher of fifth grade and Head Start in Augusta, Georgia
  • Former teacher of special education
  • Former office manager for Dr. Jack Cohen's surgical practice

Mr. Barry Hyman

  • Principal in Veracor Consulting Group
  • Insurance Broker specializing in estate planning and executive benefits
  • CPA and JD in Law
  • Kennesaw State University Foundation Board Member
  • Kennesaw State University Professional Advisory Committee for Planned Giving
  • President of The Hyman Foundation

 Mrs. Julie Kimball

  • Chair of the Student Financial Success Committee with the Kennesaw State University Foundation
  • Retired CEO of Summit Financial Solutions
  • Former Vice-Chair of the Southern Polytechnic Foundation

 Mrs. Robin Schmidt Shore

  • 20 years of professional work principally as an event and trade show manager for a variety of organizations
  • Former marketing manager at The Atlanta Ballet
  • Former volunteer for the Atlanta Botanical Gardens
  • Former docent at Carlos Museum of Art and Archeology at Emory University
  • Philanthropy at Kennesaw State University includes the GAVE Program for Military Veterans to start their own businesses; The Robin Schmidt Shore Endowed Scholarship for study abroad in Montepulciano, Italy; and The Robin and Doug Shore Entrepreneurship Center at the Coles College of Business

 Mrs. Elizabeth Smith Williams

  • Employee and Trustee for Beacon Foundation Charitable Trust
  • Advisory Council Chair for Communities in Schools of Georgia in Marietta/Cobb County
  • Active member of the Junior League of Cobb-Marietta
  • Former manager in the Risk Management and Regulatory Practice of global accounting firm Ernst & Young

Mr. Marc Heilweil

  • Founder, President and Portfolio Manager at Spectrum Advisory Services, Inc.
  • Portfolio Manager at Gratus Capital Management, LLC.
  • Director of Amli Residential Properties Trust
  • Member of the Board of Trustees for The Temple in Atlanta, GA
  • Fulbright Scholar