Richard M. Krasno
From 2004–2012, Krasno served as a director of the UNC Health Care System and served as Chairman of the Board from 2009–2012. He currently serves as a member of the UNC Cardiovascular Medicine Advisory Board and the UNC Geriatric Advisory Executive Board. Krasno also serves as a director of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Corporation and has served as a director of the Ivax Corporation and the Whitman Education Group.
He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and holds a PhD from Stanford University and honorary doctorates from Sacred Heart University and the College of St. Rose. He has held academic appointments at the University of Chicago, Stanford University, the University of Massachusetts, the University of London, the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro and the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, where he was a Senior Fulbright Professor.