MBA student Simon Tam's dispute with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office over an application to trademark the name of his band, The Slants, is receiving attention from major networks including BBC World News, NPR and Time.
Dean, School of Business
MS in Human Resources Development, Webster University
BA in Communication Studies, University of Kansas
Mary became dean of Marylhurst's School of Business in 2011, overseeing on-campus and online MBA programs, as well as undergraduate programs in business and real estate. Since 2006 she has directed the university's five accelerated online degree programs, taking them from launch to their current enrollments of nearly 700 students representing every state and many other countries. Prior to coming to Marylhurst, Mary served as a program manager at the University of Phoenix and held several leadership positions in the financial industry, specializing in strategic planning, leadership and team development, and change management.
- Faculty, University of Phoenix (2002-present)
- FlexNet program chair, University of Phoenix Oregon campus (2003-2006)
- Organizational development certificate, DePaul University