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. 

Advisory Board

Jerry Colangelo
Board Chairman

Aaron Tanner
Managing Partner
Northwestern Mutal

Adam Billmeyer
Assoc. Director
Willis Towers Watson

Adam Goodman
President and CEO
Goodman's Interior

Angelica Prescod
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones

Beau Lane
Partner and Executive Chair
LaneTerralever

Brian Snow
Practice Leader
USI

Carole Schillne
VP Retail Services
Keyser Group

Darius Green
President and Founder
Keyser Group

Darren Wilson
Entrepreneur

Dean Barrett
Sr. VP Global Marketing (Retired)
McDonald's

Derek Wright
President and CEO
Suntec Concrete

Emily Snell
President
All-State ID Protection

Greg Healy
EVP, Industrial Service, North America
Savills

Ian Muir
Senior VP
Charles Schwab

Jared Stauffer
VP Engineering
Butter Payments

Jennifer Schrader
President
Caliber

Jim Watkins
Principal
Lee & Associates

John Carbone
Principal, Portfolio Mgt
Vanguard

Jon Siegel
Founder, Managing Director
Resilience Ventures

Karl Gentles
Owner
Gentles Agency

Kathy Hu
Executive Director
JP Morgan Bank, Private

Katy Powers
General Manager
Wigwam

Ketan Patel
VP Technology
ReDirect Health

Kevin Foley
President 
Position Sports

Kevin Youngblood
Founder
Youngblood Works, LLC

Laura Lynn Smith
DVP / GM Global Biz Transformation
ADP

Linda Little
President, AZ 
iHeartMedia

Louie Moses
Creative Partner
Riester

Marc Braden
Managing Director
NY Life

Mark Paratore
VP Business Development
Greater Phoenix Economic Council

Matt Doretti
Global Financing
IBM

Melissa Holdaway
CEO
Arizona Charter Academy

Michael Martin
Director, Economic Development
APS

Milt Coleman
(Retired)
Intel

Mitch Laird
(Retired) Franchisee Owner

Natalie Dopp
SVP People 
Integrate

Rick Dircks
President
Dircks Moving

Rod Wilson
Consulting Services Director
NTT Data Services

Sandra Watson
President and COO
AZ Commerce Authority

Scot Savale
Managing Partner 
Planning Grounds

Scott McIntosh
CEO
Mac6 Incubator

Sharon Hwang
Partner and COO
MSP Sports Capital

Shawn Boskie
Partner, EVP Investor Relations
Pinnacle Peak Pictures

Todd Graver
VP HR Operations
Freeport-McMoRaz

Torrie Michaud
HR
AZ BlueCross BlueShield

Tyson Hintz
VP HR
Knight-Swift Transportation

Valarie Jones
SVP - Diversity and Inclusion
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch

 

College Leadership

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