Guy F. Budinscak Named to Board of Trustees
Teaneck, NJ (July 27, 2005 ) — Guy F. Budinscak, a partner in Deloitte & Touche LLP, has been named to the Board of Trustees of Fairleigh Dickinson University for a term of three years.
Dr. J. Michael Adams, president of the University, said, “Guy Budinscak’s exceptional business experience is matched by his advocacy for and support of the University. He has made valuable contributions to Charter Day. We look forward to working with him.”
Budinscak joined Deloitte & Touche LLP directly after graduating from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1974 with a major in accounting. He became a partner in 1984, one of the youngest individuals ever to be admitted to the firm. In1995, he was appointed managing partner of the New Jersey practice. As such, he supervised office operations of the firm’s fifth largest office. Budinscak led Deloitte & Touche’s National Diversity Initiative, designed to increase diversity in the accounting and consulting professions and an evolution of the firm’s successful initiative for the Retention and Advancement of Women.
In 2001, he moved to Atlanta, Ga., to serve as managing partner of the Atlanta office and Regional Managing Partner of Strategic Clients, where he is responsible for Deloitte & Touche’s services to its largest and most important clients in the southeast region.
Budinscak, with Home Depot co-founder Bernard Marcus, co-chairs the Metro Atlanta Regional Executive Committee of Business Executives for National Security (BENS), a national, non-partisan organization working to help make America safe and secure. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Woodruff Arts Center, Chairman of Zoo Atlanta, a member of the Board of Councilors of the Jimmy Carter Center, Treasurer of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce and chairman of the Board of Directors of the United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta. His past affiliations included the United Way of Somerset County, NJ, The Partnership for New Jersey and a trustee and past president of the New Jersey Ballet Society.
He and his wife, Sue, have two sons, Guy, Jr., and Kyle.
Fairleigh Dickinson University, the largest private university in New Jersey, has more than 11,000 graduate and undergraduate students from 72 countries enrolled on the University’s two Northern New Jersey campuses and its overseas campus in Wroxton, England.
The University is dedicated to the preparation of world citizens through global education and offers nearly 100 degree programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels.