Faculty Profiles Part-time Auxiliary

The Molloy College, Division of Business is proud to offer you the very best professors in the fields of Accounting, Finance, Healthcare, Management and Marketing.

Diana Bier, MBA/CPA

Credentials: New York University Stern School of Business, MBA
Queens College of CUNY, BA 

Area of Expertise: Accounting

Corporate Experience: 
 Audit Staff, Ernst & Young
 Controller, Commercial Banking Division, Irving Trust Company
 Principal, Diana Bier Interiors, LLC

Currently teaching at Molloy: 
  • Accounting I
  • Accounting II
  • Technical Writing for Financial Professionals  

Volunteer Work /Group Affiliations:
St. Agnes Cathedral Chorale
St. Agnes Cathedral School Executive Board
Rockville Centre Jr. League for Mercy Medical Center
St. Mark's Cooperative Nursery School 

Robert Caliendo, MBA


Credentials: Master of Business Administration (MBA) Banking and Finance, Adelphi University; 
Bachelor of Arts (BA) Political Science and Communications, Queens College

Area of expertise: 
Banking, Finance, Management

Corporate Experience: 
Managing Director - Rate Sales Americas, SG AMERICAS SECURITIES; Head of Funding and Short Duration Sales Trustee - SG USA Pension Fund; Executive Committee Member - SGUSA Liquidity Risk Management; Executive Committee Member - Global Markets    

Courses taught at Molloy:

  • Money, Banking and Finance
  • International Business
  • Risk Management

Honors and Awards: 
Delta Mu Delta Honor Society 

Volunteer Work or Group Affiliations: SG - Americas Women Network - Mentor Program: active member through bank programs and as senior manager to junior employees and interns; Director-Eastern Property Owners Association - Garden City; Director - Garden City Athletic Association

Peter D'Antonio, Ph. D.

Credentials: Ph. D. University of Pennsylvania, Macroeconomics and Finance; B.A. Princeton University; M.A. Economics, University of Pennsylvania; Econometrics and Statistics.      
Area of expertise: Economics
Corporate Experience:  Senior Macroeconomist and Head of US Economic Forecasting at Citigroup (1991-2016)

Courses taught at Molloy:

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Global Economics and Finance
Volunteer Work or Group Affiliations: Member of the NY Forecasters Club and Money Marketeers of NYU; Member of the Board of Trustees of the Garden City Public Library. 


Alan Halperin, MBA

Credentials:  MBA Accounting, Emory University

Area of expertise: 

Corporate Experience: 
J.P, Morgan, Lehman Brothers, WestLB 

Courses taught at Molloy
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Capstone
  • Accounting Theory 

Honors and Awards:  

Volunteer Work or Group Affiliations:  AICPA, NYSS  

David Reiss, MBA

Credentials: MBA - Finance Wharton  

Area of Expertise: Finance

Corporate Experience:  Brookville Capital Management, Co-Founder and Portfolio Manager; Bankers Trust, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager; Global High Yield Kidder Peabody, Vice President and High Yield Portfolio Manager

Currently Teaching at Molloy: 

  • Financial Statement Analysis


Maury Schneider, MBA, CPA, CFP®  

Credentials: BS in Accounting, Brooklyn College; MBA in Personal Financial Planning, Molloy College        

Area of Expertise: Accounting, Operations, Personal Financial Planning 

Corporate Experience:
Chief Financial Officer, Head of Investment Management Operation, Auditor 

Currently teaching at Molloy:

  • Accounting
  • Business
  • Personal Financial Planning
Volunteer Work or Group Affiliations:
Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New York State Society of CPA's
Financial Planning Association