Dr. William O’Neill Rejoins Board of Trustees

Teaneck, NJ (October 20, 2008) — FDU alumnus William L. O’Neill, D.D.S., President of William L. O’Neill, D.D.S., P.A. in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., has been elected to the FDU Board of Trustees.

“We’re proud and excited to welcome Bill O’Neill back to the Board of Trustees,” said President J. Michael Adams. “He has always been one of our most loyal alumni, and he has made great contributions to FDU over the years. We are very fortunate to be able to call upon his leadership and counsel.”

O’Neill last served on the board in 2003 as Vice Chairman, after being a member for 15 years. He originally joined the trustees as the president of the Alumni Association Board of Governors (1988–1990).

As chair of the Trustees Facilities and Planning Committee, he provided, through the Facilities Master Plan, plans for six major buildings on FDU campuses — the reconfigured Dickinson Hall and the construction of the Roberta Chiaviello Ferguson and Thomas G. Ferguson Recreation Center; the Martin F. Stadler, Patrick J. Zenner, Hoffmann-La Roche Academic Building; the Park Avenue Residence Hall; the Rutherford Residence Hall; and the Northpointe residence hall; as well as for the Fitness Center.

O’Neill is co-founder of Knights of the Roundtable Booster Club at the Metropolitan Campus. He has been honored by the University and has received the FDU Alumni Award, the FDU Pinnacle Award and the FDU Elia G. Stratis Service Award.

He is an active member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Society and Bergen County Dental Society.

He and his wife, Fran, live in Alpine, N.J., and have two grown daughters.

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