21 Notable alumni of
Bentley University

Bentley University is 2033rd in the world, 692nd in North America, and 651st in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 21 notable alumni from Bentley University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Jay Leno

    Jay Leno
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    stand-up comedianactorscreenwriterjournalisttelevision presenter
    Biography

    James Douglas Muir Leno is an American television host, comedian, and writer. After doing stand-up comedy for years, he became the host of NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno from 1992 to 2009. Beginning in September 2009, he started a primetime talk show, The Jay Leno Show, which aired weeknights at 10:00pm ET, also on NBC. When it was canceled in January 2010 amid a timeslot and host controversy, Leno returned to hosting The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on March 1, 2010. He hosted his last episode of this second tenure on February 6, 2014. That year, he was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame. Since 2014, he has hosted Jay Leno's Garage, and the 2021 revival of You Bet Your Life.

  2. Charles Taylor

    Charles Taylor
    Born in
    Liberia Flag Liberia
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in Bentley University
    Studied economics
    Occupations
    politicianwarlord
    Biography

    Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor is a former Liberian politician and convicted warlord who served as the 22nd President of Liberia from 2 August 1997 until his resignation on 11 August 2003, as a result of the Second Liberian Civil War and growing international pressure.

  3. Mike Mangini

    Mike Mangini
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    drummermusic pedagoguecomposerlyricist
    Biography

    Michael Mangini is an American musician who is the current drummer of the progressive metal band Dream Theater. He has also played for bands and artists such as Annihilator, Extreme, James LaBrie, and Steve Vai. Before joining Dream Theater, Mangini was a faculty member at Berklee College of Music. Between 2002 and 2005, he set five World's Fastest Drummer records. Mangini appeared on the Discovery Channel show Time Warp, displaying his drum skills for high-speed cameras.

  4. David Pakman

    David Pakman
    Born in
    Argentina Flag Argentina
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    radio personalityjournalistYouTuberpoliticiantelevision producer
    Biography

    David Pakman is an Argentine-born American progressive political commentator. He is the host of the YouTube/Twitch talk radio program The David Pakman Show. A naturalized citizen of the United States, Pakman was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  5. Marcelo Claure

    Marcelo Claure
    Born in
    Guatemala Flag Guatemala
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    chief executive officer
    Biography

    Raul Marcelo Claure Bedoya is a technology entrepreneur, businessman, and investor. Currently the chief executive officer of SoftBank Group International and chief operating officer (COO) of SoftBank Group Corporation, he oversees SoftBank's operations and strategy along with CEO Masayoshi Son. As COO of SoftBank Group, a technology investment company, Claure oversees portfolio companies such as Boston Dynamics, Arm Holdings, Fortress, SB Energy, and WeWork. Claure is a SoftBank Group Investment Committee member. He also heads the $5 billion SoftBank Latin America Fund and SB Opportunity Fund, a $100 million fund dedicated to investing in entrepreneurs of color. He is executive chairman of WeWork.

  6. Corina Smith

    Corina Smith
    Born in
    Venezuela Flag Venezuela
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    singeractormodelfashion designer
    Biography

    MarĂ­a Corina Smith Pocaterra better known as Corina Smith, is a Venezuelan singer, actress and model.

  7. Shaun Deeb

    Shaun Deeb
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    poker player
    Biography

    Shaun Frank Deeb is an American professional poker player from Troy, New York. He has three World Championship of Online Poker (WCOOP) player of the year titles and five World Series of Poker (WSOP) bracelets.

  8. Edward J. King

    Edward J. King
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1925-2006 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerAmerican football player
    Biography

    Edward Joseph King was an American politician who served as the 66th Governor of Massachusetts from 1979 to 1983. A member of the Democratic Party until 1985, he then became a member of the Republican Party. Elected in the 1978 Massachusetts gubernatorial election, he lost the Democratic primary of the 1982 election to his predecessor Michael Dukakis.

  9. Frederick G. Payne

    Frederick G. Payne
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1904-1978 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Frederick George Payne was an American businessman and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from Maine from 1953 to 1959. He previously served as the 60th Governor of Maine from 1949 to 1952.

  10. Lisa Lutoff-Perlo

    Lisa Lutoff-Perlo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    business executivebusinessperson
    Biography

    Lisa Lutoff-Perlo is an American businesswoman. She is the President & CEO of Celebrity Cruises, making her the first woman to lead one of the Royal Caribbean Group's cruise line brands.

  11. Robert B. Kennedy

    Robert B. Kennedy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1940-2018 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Robert B. Kennedy was an American politician from Lowell, Massachusetts.

  12. David Krikorian

    David Krikorian
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    David Krikorian is an American businessman and former candidate for Ohio's 2nd congressional district running as both an Independent and a Democratic candidate in several races.

  13. C.C. Chapman

    C.C. Chapman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    podcaster
    Biography

    Charles "C.C." Chapman is an American author, marketing consultant, and frequent speaker about content marketing.

  14. Lou Nickinello

    Lou Nickinello
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1940-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Louis R. "Lou" Nickinello is an American businessman and politician who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1971 to 1983. In 1982 he was an unsuccessful candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts.

  15. William Reinstein

    William Reinstein
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1929-1998 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    William G. Reinstein was an American politician who served as a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and Mayor of Revere, Massachusetts.

  16. Stephen Davenport

    Stephen Davenport
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-2011 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Stephen C. Davenport was an American lawyer, accountant, and politician who was a member of the Massachusetts Senate from 1965 to 1969 and the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1961 to 1965. He was a candidate for Mayor of Boston in 1967. Prior to serving in the Massachusetts General Court, Davenport served as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Boston from 1950 to 1961.

  17. Edward Hanley

    Edward Hanley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    Died in 2007
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Edward Thomas Hanley was an American government official who served as Massachusetts Secretary of Administration and Finance and vice chairman of the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority. He was a close aide to Edward J. King beginning during their days at the Massachusetts Port Authority.

  18. Philip N. Carney

    Philip N. Carney
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1919-2005 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Philip N. Carney was an American politician from Lynn, Massachusetts who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

  19. William Joseph Landergan

    William Joseph Landergan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1899-1970 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    William Joseph Landergan was an American politician and jurist.

  20. William G. Shaughnessy

    William G. Shaughnessy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1918-2001 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    William G. Shaughnessy was an American politician who served as mayor of Woburn, Massachusetts and was a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives.

  21. Francis Xavier Joyce

    Francis Xavier Joyce
    Years
    1920-.. (age 102)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Francis Xavier Joyce was an American politician who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives and in the Boston City Council.