This Management and Entrepreneurship Executive Advisory Council meets to provide advice concerning the recruitment of students, the shaping of the curriculum, trends in the industry, and other priorities set by members of the council for our Management and Entrepreneurship programs and department.

Emily Forrester

Senior Vice President of
Human Resources



Andrew Perry

Chief Executive Officer

McFarland Clinic

Bill Kalm

Dean Hunziker


Hunziker & Associates, Realtors;
Ames Seed Capital

Matt Winkleman

Nicky Wallace

Founder and Talent Acquisition Consultant

NMW Consulting Group

Anurag Joshi

Cozette Rosburg

Private Brands Manager

BASF; Ames Seed Capital

Adam Hertzke

Brian Dieter

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mary Greeley Medical Center

Sam Ellis

April Hemmes

Independent Farmer;

United Soybean Board

Hillary Eckert

Andy Lashier


Lashier Graphics & Signs

Matt Winkleman

Tony B. Coleman

President and Chief Executive Officer

Broadlawns Medical Center

Jim Mann

Erin Baldwin

Associate Vice President, Student Health and Wellness and Director

Thielen Student Health Center
Iowa State University

Matt Winkleman

Ron Chandler

Director of the Center for Human Resource Management

Mays Business School at
Texas A&M University

Kraig Paulsen

Jacy Haefke

Human Resources, Mission Systems

Collins Aerospace

Katherine Saunders

Katherine Saunders

VP, Talent Acquisition and Human Resources Business Partner

American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company

Matt Winkleman

Natalie Bachman

Vice President
Strategic Initiatives

Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

Eleke Ukpabi

Julie Caspar

President and Founder

HR Hotline Associates

Matt Winkleman

Nathan Thompson

Chief Executive Officer

Story County Medical Center

Prabdeep Bajwa

Page Althoff

Human Resource Manager, Learning and Development

HNI Corporation

Katherine Saunders

Sharon Perry Fantini

Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Iowa State University

Sid Ramsey

Jeff Staton

Vice President,
People Development

Chevron-Renewable Energy Group

Matt Winkleman

Susan Hodge


Woman Leading Together LLC

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Department of Management and Entrepreneurship

2350 Gerdin Business Building
2167 Union Drive
Ames, Iowa 50011

Joni Walston


Scott Johnson

Interim chair, Department of Management and Entrepreneurship
Thome Professor in Business
Professor of management and entrepreneurship

Mike Howe

Associate department chair for programs and students
Dean’s Fellow in Management
Associate professor in management