MBAA Call for new board members for 2014-2015 academic year

The current MBA Association Board of Directors is putting out a call to all current MBA students in good academic standing to fill board positions for the 2014-2015academic year. New board members will be selected to serve a one year term starting this May. The board positions are open to all current MBA students. Preference will be given to those students who will be enrolled through at least May 2015, but those graduating in December 2014 are also encouraged to apply.

The MBA Association Board of Directors is responsible for planning, organizing and marketing all association events. These include formal and informal networking events, volunteer and philanthropic activities, the MBAA Speaker Series, football tailgates, yours of local business, and the annual MBA Dinner. Other responsibilities include managing all MBAA communications, conducting annual membership surveys and maintain association status and relations with University and MBA program administrators.


Current available positions:

  • Vice President of Finance: has fiduciary responsibility over all MBA Association funds. Responsibility for the annual SGA budget process. Manages the day to day finances of the association.
  • Vice President of Operations: responsible for planning and executing event logistics. Communicates with vendors and school officials in planning events.
  • Vice President of Communications: responsible for recording notes from board meetings and acting as a connection between the board members and the MBA students. Serves the role of “new member liaison” and actively networks with students and businesses to build relationships to benefit the MBAA and it’s members.

Please e-mail if you are interested in the positions above. New board members will be announced at the end of the spring semester.

20th Annual MBAA Dinner

Don’t forget to buy your tickets to the 20th Annual MBAA Dinner on Friday, May 9th! This year the event will be held at the Half Moone Celebration Center located on the beautiful Downtown Norfolk waterfront! Our featured speaker is former Federal Reserve Governor and ODU MBA alumna, Betsy Duke. Bring your friends and family for an unforgettable evening with your monarch community! Purchase tickets at:

MBAA Speaker Series presents Ron Toran

Organizational Development


  • Leadership Coaching
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • On Boarding/Succession Planning
  • Leadership & Professional Development
  • Communication & Conflict Resolution
  • Personality & 360 Assessments
  • Situational Leadership

Professional History

  • Manager, Organizational Effectiveness – WellPoint
  • Senior Organizational Development Consultant, Amerigroup
  • Leadership and Organizational Development Consultant – Sentara Healthcare


Wednesday, Nov 6th

5:30 – 7:00pm

WEBB Center 1310 – Presidential Dining Room
Eventbrite - Speaker Series- Ron Toran