Leadership

Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business is composed of six academic units and several administrative units. The Dean's Office includes the advising office, the Zhang Career Center and business computing services. Representatives from every department and the Dean's Office serve on Haworth College of Business' committees. The organizational chart shows the relationship among these areas.

Office of the Dean
Dean: Dr. Satish Deshpande
Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Operations: Dr. Steve Newell
Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs: Dr. Devrim Yaman
Executive Assistant: Cyntia Dawson
Phone: (269) 387-5050
Fax: (269) 387-5797

Department of Accountancy
Chair: Dr. James Penner
Administrative Assistant II: Jamie Long
Phone: (269) 387-5211
Fax: (269) 387-5710

Department of Business Information Systems
Chair: Dr. Muhammad Razi
Administrative Assistant II: Elizabeth Eisenbach
Phone: (269) 387-5411
Fax: (269) 387-5710

Department of Finance and Commercial Law 
Chair: Dr. Jim DeMello
Administrative Assistant II: Jeannine Shafer
Phone: (269) 387-5726
Fax: (269) 387-5839

Department of Management
Chair: Dr. Decker Hains
Administrative Assistant II: Karla Willmann
Phone: (269) 387-5837
Fax: (269) 387-5710

Department of Marketing
Chair: Dr. Kelley O'Reilly
Administrative Assistant II: Jessica Pelkey
Phone: (269) 387-6061
Fax: (269) 387-5710

Department of Military Science and Leadership 
Chair: Lt. Col. Caitlin Hinterman
Administrative Assistant II: Cris Obreiter
Phone: (269) 387-8120
Fax: (269) 387-8112

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