John J. Zak Chair and Secretary, BPO Foundation

John Zak is partner at Hodgson Russ LLP practicing in the areas of securities regulation and compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and general business and corporate law and governance.  John is a graduate of the University at Buffalo and Cornell Law School. He is on the board of directors of Rex Energy Corporation (Nasdaq: REXX) and is Vice-Chair and a member of the board of trustees of Shea’s O’Connell Preservation Guild Ltd. (Shea’s Performing Arts Center).  John has been a subscriber to the BPO Classics series since 1991. John and his spouse (Deanna) live in Kenmore with their three daughters.