Six business executives with local, national and international ties were recently named to the board of directors for the College of Business Administration at San Diego State University.

They are Michael Bertolino, Jeffery Dunham, Tom Gildred, Steadman Graham, Brian Kelley and Alan Wessel.

Bertolino is the west region tax managing partner for Ernst & Young. Dunham is founder and CEO of Dunham & Associates Investment Counsel Inc., and chairman of the Dunham Trust Co.

Gildred is founder of Emerald Textiles, a commercial laundry service for the health care industry. Graham is chairman and CEO of S. Graham & Associates, a Chicago management and marketing company.

Kelley is the CFO and managing partner for Paradigm Investment Group, and CFO for the partnership group that owns and operates Donovan’s restaurants. Wessel serves as senior vice president of the west region at Vulcan Materials Co.

— SDBJ Staff Report