Dean Scott DeRue

Scott DeRue

Edward J. Frey Dean
Stephen M. Ross Professor of Business

DeRue is committed to Michigan Ross being the world’s leading business school for ideas that change the world, and innovative experiences that develop the next generation of business leaders. His vision is based on the belief that business is the most powerful force for change in the world, and it is our responsibility to develop leaders who have the confidence, capabilities, and connections to envision the future and enable others to achieve it.

Assistant: Brenda Rutkey

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Our Leadership Team

Impactful leaders in business and academia help guide Michigan Ross’ efforts with a spirit of innovation, accountability, and dedication to our community.

Mike Barger

Mike Barger
Executive Director of Ross Online

Daren Batke

Daren Batke
Chief Development Officer

Norman Bishara
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

Tom Buchmueller

Tom Buchmueller
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Research

Amy Byron-Oilar
Chief of Staff

Kerry Flynn

Kerry Flynn​
Chief Information Officer

Brad Killaly

Brad Killaly
Associate Dean for MBA Programs

M.S. Krishnan

M.S. Krishnan
Associate Dean for Executive Programs

Francine Lafontaine
Associate Dean for

Jennifer Monaghan

Jennifer Monaghan​
Chief Marketing Officer

Sean O'Neil

Sean O'Neil​
Chief Financial Officer

Cathy Shakespeare

Cathy Shakespeare
Associate Dean for Teaching and Learning

Gretchen Spreitzer
Associate Dean for Engaged Learning and Professional Development

David Wooten

Dave Wooten
Associate Dean for One-Year Masters Programs

Carolyn Yoon
Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Chief Inclusion Officer