Market Leadership

Newport Board Group is adding leaders in major markets around the country. We are pleased to present our market leaders below.


Kevin McGonigle

Kevin McGonigle, Managing Director

Kevin's professional experience has focused on helping mid-market and large corporate clients to address their most critical business issues.

Contact Kevin   See Area Partners

John Pratt, Managing Director

John Pratt has extensive background in general management from very large companies like IBM to mid market and emerging technology firms.

Contact John   See Area Partners


Fink, Fred

Fred Fink, Managing Director

Fred has been successful both as an executive and an entrepreneur. Much of his career has been spent in different sectors of the healthcare industry.

Contact Fred  See Area Partners

Central Texas

Tom Barrett

Tomas Barrett, Managing Director

Tomas has a history of growing established companies and starting up new companies, domestically and globally.

Contact Tomas   See Area Partners


Mike Condron

Mike Condron, Managing Director

Mike Condron has had a highly accomplished career in law, management and entrepreneurship.

Contact Mike  See Area Partners


David Roberts

David Roberts, Managing Director

David brings to Newport an extensive background as a business strategist, advisor, entrepreneur and CEO.

Contact David    See Area Partners


Kim Denney

Kim Denney, Managing Director

Kim Denney is an experienced Houston area leader with a record of solving top-level problems as an executive with broad responsibilities in the Chemical, Petrochemical, Energy, and Manufacturing industries.

Contact Kim    See Area Partners
Kim Denney

Irene Helsinger, Managing Director

Irene Helsinger brings to Newport a strong background as an operating executive in the healthcare industry, specifically hospitals.

Contact Kim    See Area Partners

Global Cyber Practice, Technology Strategy, Innovation

Ted Parrish

Israel Martinez, National Partner

Israel is an expert at Board level strategies that minimize the balance-sheet impact and board member’s personal risk in Cyber compromises.

Contact Israel    See Area Partners

Mid Atlantic

Fred Frink

Fred Frink, Managing Director

Fred has been successful both as an executive and an entrepreneur. Much of his career has been spent in different sectors of the healthcare industry.

Contact Fred    See Area Partners


Archie Cameron

Archie Cameron, Managing Director

Archie is a very successful professional services leader who has collaborated closely with C-level executives in delivering company transformations.

Contact Archie     See Area Partners

New York

Jim Cantalini

Jim Cantalini, Managing Director

Jim has an extensive background as a CEO, board member, advisor and investment banker.

Contact Jim     See Area Partners

New England

David Wilson

David Wilson, Managing Director

David has had a very successful career as a consultant in the U.S. and globally.

Contact David    See Area Partners

Northern California

Mike Evans

Mike Evans, National Managing Director

As a partner with Ernst & Young, Mike developed, led and drove significant growth in a number of practices.

Contact Mike     See Area Partners
Kevin Poole

Kevin Poole, Managing Director

Kevin is a seasoned leader with diverse experience as both a senior advisor to CXOs of middle-market firms, and as an operating executive at a Fortune 500 company.

Contact Kevin    See Area Partners

Pacific Northwest

David Roberts

Colleen Brown, Managing Director

Colleen has achieved outstanding results as a business leader. As Director, President and CEO of Fisher Communications, an owner of TV, Radio Digital and Mobility assets.

Contact Colleen    See Area Partners


David Roberts

Annette Jacobs, Managing Director

Annette is a proven wireless, technology leader and operating executive. As a President or CEO for twenty years, she has developed strategies, driven revenue and EBITDA improvements.

Contact Annette    See Area Partners

Southern California

Larry Aldrich

Richard Munro, Managing Director

Richard has 30 years of experience bringing leadership to growth and underperforming businesses and improving their performance.

Contact Richard    See Area Partners

South Florida

Guy Kennett

Guy Kennett, Managing Director

Guy has over 20 years of experience in the aviation, technology and communications industries, including considerable international exposure.

Contact Guy    See Area Partners

Technology Strategy, Innovation and Global Cyber Practice

Ted Parrish

Richard Schroth, Ph.D., Managing Director

Richard Schroth is a leading expert on advising boards of private and public organizations about protecting themselves from cyber security threats.

Contact Richard    See Area Partners

West Florida

John Woelfel

John Woelfel, Managing Director

John is a proven leader and team builder with a record of driving growth in the professional services industry.

Contact John    See Area Partners