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 Goodman
President and CEO
Goodman's Interior

Angelica Prescod
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones

Beau Lane
Partner and Executive Chair
LaneTerralever

Brent Cannon
Executive VP
National Bank of Arizona
Brian Burkhart
Founder and CEO
Square Planet
Brian Snow
Practice Leader
USI
Carole Schillne
VP Retail Services
Keyser Group
Darius Green
President and Founder
Keyser Group
Darren Wilson
EVP Digital and eComm
NuFACE
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
John Carbone
Principal, Portfolio Mgt
Vanguard
Jon Siegel
Founder, Managing Director
Resilience Ventures
Karl Gentles
Owner
Gentles Agency
Kathleen Lee
SVP Regional Initiatives
GPEC
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
Lauren Bailey
Co-Founder
Upward Projects
Linda Little
President, AZ 
iHeartMedia

Louie Moses
President
Moses

Marc Braden
Managing Director
NY Life
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
Nicole Johnson
CRM Market Leader of Phoenix
Willis Towers Watson
Rick Dircks
President
Dircks Moving

Rod Wilson
Consulting Services Director
NTT Data Services

Ron Pohl
COO
Best Western International
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

Stephen Barnes
(Retired)
Wealth Management
Todd Graver
VP HR Operations
Freeport-McMoRaz
Torrie Michaud
HR
AZ BlueCross BlueShield

Tyson Hintz
VP HR
Knight-Swift Transportation

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

 

 

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