David Beard ‘80 ‘11P of Pennington, NJ is a Director in PwC's Financial Markets group, focusing on Capital Markets firms seeking credit, valuation and structured finance expertise. He is an Executive Board member of the Wall Street Council, a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council, the inaugural recipient of the James Greenleaf Award, a member of the Asa Packer Society and the former rush chairman of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity – Glad to meet you! He graduated with a dual degree in Finance and Accounting and received his MBA from Rutgers. He has been an active supporter of Lehigh students young and old, actively recruiting and counseling many during his time at CIT, Goldman Sachs, FSA and now PwC. A proud father, his son, David is a 2011 Lehigh graduate and his son Chris is a 2015 Princeton grad.