Executive Council

  • George Brenkert, President
    Professor of Business Ethics Emeritus and former Director of the Program in Business Ethics,
    McDonough School of Business
  • Bruce Douglass, Vice-President, maintains the web site
    Associate Professor Emeritus, former Chair of the Department of Government, and Dean of the Faculty,
    Georgetown College 
  • John Pierce, Secretary
    University Registrar from 1984 to 2016; currently Registrar Emeritus and special assistant to the Provost with responsibility for academic ceremonies
  • Mary Anne Mahin, Treasurer
    Formerly Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
  • Heidi Byrnes, Learning Community Program Coordinator
    George M. Roth Distinguished Professor of German Emerita, Department Chair, and Vice President for
    Academic Affairs
  • Martha Swanson, Membership Coordinator
    Former Director of the Center for Student Programs (now the Center for Student Engagement)
  • Richard Bates, Benefits Liaison Chair
    Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, former Department Chair and President of the Faculty Senate
  • Mary Lee Giblon-Sheahan, Events Coordinator
  • Bill Licamele, Medical School Liaison 
    Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics Emeritus and Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, School of Medicine

  • Joseph A. Page, Law Center Liaison 
    Professor of Law Emeritus, Georgetown Law Center

  • Sara Hager, Past President, Advisor to the EXCO

GUARFS Executive Council welcomes:

Joseph A. Page, who will be serving as liaison to the Law Center. He is a specialist on torts, product liability and the regulation of food, drugs, and cosmetics. He has also written extensively on Latin American affairs and served from 2003 to 2017 as the Director of the Center for the Advancement of the Rule of Law in the Americas at Georgetown Law.