Susan Gayner is President and CEO of ParkLand Ventures, Inc., an owner-operator of multifamily housing communities in the US. She is a Chemical Engineer by training and prior to her tenure with ParkLand served in various capacities with both the DuPont Company and Hercules, Inc. She currently serves on the board of directors of Synalloy Corporation, where she is chair of the Governance Committee. She holds a BA (Chemistry) and an ME (Chemical Engineering), both from the University of Virginia.
Lawrence A. Cunningham
Board Member and Vice-Chairman of the Board
Mr. Cunningham, who joined our Board in 2017, is the Henry St. George Tucker III Research Professor at George Washington University Law School, lecturing on its main campus in Washington DC and as Founding Director of its business law programs in New York City. Mr. Cunningham is best known for collaborating with Warren Buffett in self-publishing, since 1997, The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America, as well as for books such as The AIG Story (with Hank Greenberg) and Quality Investing (with AKO Capital). He has been on the boards of other private and public companies as well as non-profit organizations. Previous positions include practicing corporate law with Cravath, Swaine & Moore and serving as Academic Dean of Boston College Law School. Mr. Cunningham holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Delaware and a law degree from Yeshiva University, both with honors.
Robin Van Poelje
Director, Chief Executive Officer, Total Specific Solutions (“TSS”) Operating Group
Mr. Van Poelje has been with CSI since January 2014 when CSI acquired TSS. From January 2010 to now, Mr. Van Poelje has been the Chief Executive Officer of TSS, based in the Netherlands. Mr. Van Poelje holds a BSc. in Economics from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands and is a post graduate in Marketing and Strategy from École Supérieure de Commerce de Montpellier, France.
Director, President, Perseus Operating Group
Dexter Salna joined Constellation in 1995 and is currently the President of the Perseus operating group within Constellation. Prior to his current position, Mr. Salna held various senior executive positions within the Volaris operating group of Constellation.