Director, Open Programs
Joni Payne Coughlin joined Michigan Ross in 2019 with responsibility for the Asia Pacific Regional Office open enrollment programs and is based in Hong Kong.
Joni’s professional experience spans Fortune 500 companies as well as higher and secondary education. She has worked in brand management at the Kellogg Company, corporate finance at Ford Motor Company, marketing at Concordia International School Shanghai, and case writing and research at Harvard Business School.
Joni received her MBA from Michigan Ross and BA from the University of Notre Dame. Joni has lived in Shanghai, Taipei and Moscow and speaks Mandarin Chinese. Outside of work, Joni is a competitive masters swimmer and wisely, now cheers for Michigan.