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A passion for management education at MSU.

The Management Advisory Board (MAB) is made up of outstanding executives with a passion for MSU and the students and faculty in the Department of Management. The MAB provides guidance and support to connect students, alumni, businesses and faculty. The Board consists of members who advise and offer expertise to our students majoring in management or human resource management, or to students who connect to our department through one of our two minors: retail management and sports business management.

Management and Human Resource Management

Members of the Management Advisory Board who advise our management and human resource management majors.

Jeff Benson

  • CEO
  • CASE Credit Union

Peter De Steiger

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Ray de Steiger, Inc.

Edward Franczek

  • Executive Vice President
  • Big Red Rooster Flow

Glenn Hodges

  • Assistant Professor
  • Michigan State University

Bill Kotcher

  • President
  • Tioga

Misi McClelland

  • Senior Vice President
  • Ignite Social Media

James Oesterreicher

  • Private Investor

Bryan Robinson

  • Chief People Officer
  • Great Wolf Resorts

Daniel Sceli

  • Board Member
  • Motor & Equipment Manufactures Association

Todd Surline

  • President
  • Hiring Solutions LLC

Jeff Williams

  • Owner
  • Williams AutoWorld

Joseph Wilson

  • Director, Sales, Central Region
  • Emerson Industrial Automation - Appleton Group

Shawn Zimmerman

  • Vice President, Human Resources Pharmaceutical Speciality
  • Cardinal Health

Retail Management

Members of the Management Advisory Board who advise our retail management minor.

Edie Anderson

  • Brand & Business Development
  • Strategic Business Consultant

Jean Aukerman

  • Business Development Consultant

Jim Bellore

  • COO
  • Artemax, Inc

Tina Conrad

  • Merchandise Manager
  • Vera Bradley

Greg Danziger

  • Senior Vice President
  • Bruster's Real Ice Cream

Matthew Damiani

  • CEO
  • Professional Physical Therapy

Cassandra Gut

  • Consultant Education and Business Consultant
  • Chanel

Laura Kane

  • Director of Retail Operations
  • Shinola

Diane Neal

  • Independent Director
  • General Mills

Judy Phillips

  • Owner
  • J Phillips specialty stores

Geoff Pofahl

  • Senior Scientist
  • IBM Commerce

Molly Reddish

  • Assistant Dean, School of Communication and the Arts
  • Marist College

Loretta Roszczewki

  • Regional Vice President
  • Kohl's

Dean Spangler

  • Chairman of the Board (Former President)
  • Spangler Candy, Inc.

Sports Business Management

Members of the Management Advisory Board who advise our sports business management minor.

Andres Astralaga

  • VP HR Operations & Fan Services
  • Fanatics

Veronica Bonner

  • Senior Manager of Human Resources
  • Detroit Lions

Tim Day

  • Assistant Athletic Director / Director of Annual Giving
  • MSU Athletics Department

David Felt

  • Suite Sales Manager
  • Cincinnati Bengals

Andrew Green

  • Assistant Coach
  • NCAA Division - Virginia

Nick Grueser

  • Sr. Director of Business Development
  • Playfly Sports Properties

Janice Hilliard

  • President & CEO
  • Hilliard Creative Education & Development Solutions, LLC

Andrew Loomis

  • Chief of Staff
  • Detroit Pistons

Jason Masherah

  • President
  • The Upper Deck

Ryan Muller

  • Assistant Athletic Director
  • Indiana State University

Mike Price

  • Executive Director
  • Greater Lansing Sports Authority

Joe Schiavi

  • VP, Ticket Sales and Service
  • Detroit Tigers

Justin Sucher

  • Director of Marketing
  • Yardbird

Kaleb Thornhill

  • Director of Player Engagement
  • Miami Dolphins

Matt Waitz

  • Senior Vice President
  • Paragon Marketing Group, LLC

Wes Weir

  • Sr. VP of Partnerships
  • Detroit Pistons, Motor City Cruise, Pistons GT