to Excel Campaign gains two cochairs.
University trustees Gregory P. Barber '69, chairman of Gregory P.
Barber and Associates, Inc., and Peter W. Bell '86, chairman and
chief executive officer of StorageNetworks, Inc., have been named
cochairs of the Ever to Excel Campaign.
Barber has been a University trustee since 1996. He has served as
chairman of the Fides Society, a member of the Campaign Executive
Committee, and chair of the Athletic Campaign Committee. In 1999
Barber and his family donated $2.5 million to establish the Gregory
P. Barber Family Endowment for the Boston College Head Football
"It is a great honor to take on this new level of leadership. The
mission before us is challenging, but I am confident we can not
only meet but exceed the goals set for this ambitious campaign.
Clearly, the future holds great promise for Boston College," said
Bell has been a University trustee since September 2000. He serves
on the Trustee Committee on Finance and Audit, and is a major donor
to the Campaign. (See story page 55.)
The appointment of Barber and Bell rounds out the campaign leadership
team of trustee Geoffrey T. Boisi '69, trustee Jack Connors, Jr.
'63, and University Chancellor J. Donald Monan, SJ.