Kathleen has a history of success with MBA and executive education programs. Most recently, she was the director of MBA programs at the Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. In that position, Kathleen was responsible for the two-year MBA program, the Executive International MBA, the Global MBA, and a new one-year program. Kathleen also developed four graduate certificate programs, thus gaining extensive experience in executive education.
Prior to her position at South Carolina, Kathleen was director of the MBA program at the Missouri University of Science and Technology at Rolla, Mo. after a decade leading initiatives for top European MBA programs. Kathleen holds an MBA from IESE Business School in Barcelona, Spain, and a BA from St. Louis University.
Launched in 2012, Mizzou’s execMBA is an innovative executive MBA program for busy professionals who need flexibility around their work schedules. The on-campus/online hybrid model moves students along their career paths while they build strong peer connections. As part of the program, students complete an international residency in Santiago, Chile. The inaugural execMBA class graduated this spring with 100 percent retention.