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Colangelo College of Business Leadership and Faculty

Colangelo College of Business leadership and faculty are comprised of experts who make a true and positive impact in the lives of our students. As you earn your business degree at Grand Canyon University (GCU), you benefit from working with seasoned educators who care about your individual success and lead you each step of the way. Get to know our faculty members, comprised of passionate educators and industry experts. 

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Advisory Board

Jerry Colangelo

Board Chairman

Aaron Klusman

Manager
A.K. Holdings

Brent Cannon

Executive VP
National Bank of Arizona

Bruce Peterson

Managing Principal
Wells Fargo Advisors Finet

Doug Heaton

Area General Manager
Doubletree Resort by Hilton
Paradise Valley-Scottsdale,
Hilton Scottsdale Resorts and Villas

Fran Maxwell

Director, HR Consulting
Willis Towers Watson


 

Jennifer Schrader

President & COO
Caliber - The Wealth Development Company

Jim Meyer

VP - Director of Field Operations
Federated Insurance Co.

Lauren Bailey

Co-Founder & CEO
Upward Projects

Lauren Lynn Smith

Division VP/GM
One ADP Tempe

Matt Doretti

Business Unit Executive
IBM Corporation

Melissa Holdaway

CEO
Arizona Charter Academy

Ron Pohl

COO
Best Western International

Sandra Watson

President & CEO
AZ Commerce Authority

Tyson Hintz

VP Employee Development & Recruiting
Knight Transportation

W. Andrew Unkefer

President
Unkefer & Associates

Adam Goodman

CEO
Goodmans Interior Structures

Arjella "Argie" Gomez

President & CEO
Open Hearts

Carol Schillne

First VP
CBRE

Courtney Klein

Co-Founder & CEO
Seed Spot

Francine Jacoby

Senior Manager
Vanguard

Gay Meyer

AVP HR - Operations
USAA

Jonathan Keyser

Founder
Keyser Group

Karl Gentles

Manager Partner
Good Wright Gentles

Linda Little

President, Phoenix Market
iHeartMedia

Louie Moses

President
Moses

Michael Martin

Director Economic Development
APS

Natalie Speers

CEO
Social Ally

Scot Savale

Managing Partner
Planning Grounds

Scott McIntosh

Manager/Chairman
Mac6 + Conscious Capitalism AZ

Beau Lane

CEO
Lane Terralever

 

Ben Miller

Managing Partner
Northwestern Mutual

 

Darren Wilson

President
BlueMedia

Dean Barret

Retired Senior VP
McDonald's Corporation

Ian Muir

Senior Manager
Charles Schwab

 

Janelle Hoffman

SCC/HRU program Director
Scottsdale Community College

 

Ketan Patel

CEO
Naya Energy

Kevin Foley

President
Position Sports, Inc.

Marc S. Braden

Manager Partener
New York Life

Martin Greenwood

VP Managing Director & General Manager
Wigwam Resort

Norman Butler

Senior VP
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Rick Dircks

Executive VP
Dircks Moving & Logistics

Shawn Boskie

Partner, EVP of Investor Relations
Pure Flix

Todd Graver

VP HR - Operations
FreePort McMoRan

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