Ron Salluzzo

Instructor of Music Leadership




Ron Salluzzo is a Managing Director within Attain’s Education, Nonprofits and Commercial Services division. He is a seasoned executive with 35 years of experience in professional services organizations, including roles such as chief financial officer at Harris Interactive, a publicly held company in the market research industry, and chief risk officer at BearingPoint, Inc.

As the chief financial officer of Harris, Mr. Salluzzo led international acquisitions and the treasury functions for the company. As the chief risk officer of BearingPoint, Mr. Salluzzo established a risk-based model to improve the company’s screening and bidding process and ensure a match of risk and reward in the company. During his tenure as the head of BearingPoint’s State and Local and Education Group, Mr. Salluzzo led projects including the implementation of SAP products for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the implementation of TexasOnline for the State of Texas, and the implementation of administrative retirement systems for the States of Florida and Georgia.

Previously, at KPMG, Mr. Salluzzo was the National Industry Leader for Higher Education, responsible for the Public Services audit practice for KPMG’s Mid Atlantic offices and was the managing partner of the Rochester, N.Y. office.

Mr. Salluzzo has co-authored the reference book Strategic Financial Analysis for Higher Education in its sixth edition in July 2005 and its seventh edition in 2010. Mr. Salluzzo holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in Accounting from St. Bonaventure University. He is a Certified Public Accountant, New York State.