The following individuals have volunteered to support and advise the school as members of the Alumni Council for the 2017-2018 year. Led by Joe Hines MBA '03, Chair, and George Sylvestre MBA '03, Vice Chair, the council meets twice each year.
Trey Eppes is a Vice President on the JP Morgan Private Bank Financial Sponsors Group. He is responsible for providing investment, banking, wealth planning, and credit solutions to private equity firms, their principals and senior leadership. The Financial Sponsors Group currently works with over 600 private equity principals and 100 firms, overseeing approximately $75 billion in client positions.
Prior to his current role, he worked on Capitol Hill as a Projects Assistant covering economic and judiciary policy with the U.S. Senate Republican Policy Committee. Following his time in D.C., he worked as a Project Manager with Corporate DevelopMint, a consulting firm that provided strategic planning and fundraising counsel to non-profit hospitals, universities, independent schools, and both public and private foundations.
Trey earned an M.B.A. from Duke University Fuqua School of Business and received his B.A., with Honors in Political Science, from the Honors College at the College of Charleston. Trey lives in New York with his wife Caitlin Connolly Eppes (also Fuqua 2011) and their son, Charlie. Trey is a member of the Fuqua Finance Practitioners group and active in Fuqua MBA recruiting for JP Morgan. Trey is also an active volunteer and mentor with Career Gear, a non-profit that provides professional clothing, mentoring, and life-skills to help men in poverty become stronger contributors to their families and communities.