Frank L. Fernandez, Esq. '80

Frank L. Fernandez, Esq. '80

Mr. Fernandez is Chairman and CEO of Wynthrop Rhodes, a private equity consulting firm in Atlanta, Georgia.  Previously, Mr. Fernandez served as Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel for The Home Depot, Inc. from 2001-2007. Prior to joining The Home Depot, Mr. Fernandez was managing partner of the law firm Fernandez, Burstein, Tuczinski & Collura in Albany, New York. Mr. Fernandez was a Certified Public Accountant with Deloitte, Haskins & Sells in New York City.

 

He is a member of the Governing Board of Directors for the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia. He has previously served on the Legal Advisory Committee to the New York Stock Exchange and on the Dean’s Advisory Committee at New York University School of Law.

 

Mr. Fernandez has received the Distinguished Alumni Award at Albany Law School in 2005. He also was the Alumni in Residence in 2004.