Mission Statement

The ODU MBA Association seeks to add real and lasting value to the MBA degree at Old Dominion University by offering our student and alumni members access to unique learning opportunities and community activities that enhance their classroom education and professional careers.  As an active member of the Old Dominion University community we take our responsibility to enrich the lives of students and the community seriously and seek to play a significant role in the life of this thriving metropolitan campus.


  • Chris Kinney – President
  • Patricia Clingempeel – Vice President–Finance
  • Igor Yatsula – Vice President–Operations
  • Kristina Surgent – Vice President–Marketing
  • Ornela Cadavid – Vice President–IT

2013-2014 Board Members

  • Wolfgang Mairinger – President
  • Patricia Clingempeel – Vice President–Finance
  • Chris Kinney – Vice President–Operations
  • Jonathan Bush – Vice President–Marketing
  • Seth Morris – Vice President–IT

2012-2013 Board Members

  • John McKinzie – President
  • Mike Griffin – Executive Vice President
  • Carrie SheaBerry – Vice President–Finance
  • Brent Durham – Vice President–Operations
  • Julia Blest – Vice President–Marketing
  • Sadiksha Nepal – Vice President–IT