New trustees and leaders named

The Fairfield University Board of Trustees recently announced the appointment of William L. Atwell, P’08, of Darien, Conn., as chairman, and Frank J. Carroll III ’89, of Greenwich, Conn., as vice chairman. Atwell is managing director of Atwell Partners LLC and has served on the Board since 2006. Carroll is managing director of Oaktree Capital Management, LP, and has also served on the Board since 2006.

Six new members were elected to the Board of Trustees at the October meeting: Nancy A. Altobello ’80, of Greenwich, Conn., Americas vice chair, People, at Ernst & Young LLP, and a returning Board member; William A. McIntosh P’92, ’86, of Kenilworth, Ill., a returning board member who retired after a long and distinguished career with Salomon Brothers and Salomon Smith Barney; Gavin O’Connor ’88, of Washington Township, N.J., COO, Investment Management Division at Goldman Sachs; Kelly Simon ’01, of Chicago, Ill., with KJ Investment and a director of the SF Foundation; Marianne Dolan Weber, P’16, who lives on Long Island, manager, Knickerbocker Group LLC; and James D. Wehr ’79, of South Windsor, Conn., president, CEO, and director of The Phoenix Companies. Each new member will serve a six-year term.