Rob Horwitz earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan and a M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School. His first business venture was a custom bicycle frame-building business which he founded, operated and ultimately sold. Rob subsequently worked on Wall Street, starting the high-yield bond department at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette, while remaining involved in private industry as a founder or co-founder of several medical device companies. In 1983, Rob formed RH Capital Associates, an investment management firm that operated a hedge fund from 1983 through 2006. Rob has been actively involved in many business startups, turnarounds, and restructurings and has served on the boards of numerous companies and foundations.
Cathy Redlich earned bachelor's and master's degrees in English literature from the University of Michigan, and a law degree from the Harvard Law School. Her first career was in the publishing field as an editor and writer. Following a federal judicial clerkship, she joined a law firm in New York and eventually became its first woman partner. Twenty years ago she
co-founded Driscoll & Redlich, a law firm specializing in complex criminal litigation and regulatory and enforcement matters. She serves on the Dean's Advisory Council of the University of Michigan, the English Department Advisory Board, the Board of the Ancram Opera House, and has served on boards of directors, as well as various committees, related to the practice of criminal law. Cathy is a certified foster parent in New York State.