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Region 5 Annual Conference

October 18-20, 2017

Holiday Inn, Pratt, Kansas 

More information and registration coming soon! 

 

The Midwestern Council of Business Schools and Programs is a regional division of the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs representing colleges and universities in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and the Canadian Province of Manitoba. The mission of the ACBSP is to establish, promote and recognize educational standards that contribute to the continuous improvement of business education and, through the process of accreditation, to recognize business schools and programs that adhere to these standards.

  

Attendees at the 2016 Region 5 Meeting in St. Louis, Missouri

The ten regional councils of ACBSP have been established to promote the goals and objectives of the national Council at the local level.

The Objectives of the Midwestern Council of Business Schools and Programs, Region 5 include:

  • To provide a regional forum to foster a better understanding of business education and for the exchange of ideas concerning collegiate business education programs, curriculum, and articulation among member institutions.
  • To assist Region 5 member institutions in their efforts to improve their professional business schools and programs and to assist them in their efforts to attain accreditation.
  • To provide ACBSP's Board of Directors with ideas and recommendations as to how the Council can better serve its membership.
  • To work with the ACBSP Board of Directors, President & CEO, and Staff to achieve the goals and objectives of ACBSP.
  • To provide opportunity to focus on membership expansion and related services.

Region Leadership
Chair Lakshmy Sivaratnam
lsivaratnam@kckcc.edu
Kansas City Kansas Community College
Phone: 913-288-7203
Chair-Elect Dr. Joy Peluchette
jpeluchette@lindenwood.edu
Lindenwood University
Phone: 636-949-4121
Secretary Dr. Melissa Griswold
mgriswold@maryville.edu
Maryville University
Phone: 314-529-6859
Treasurer Dr. Kevin J. McCarthy
kevin.mccarthy@bakeru.edu
Baker University
Phone: 785-594-8395
Immediate Past Chair Bill Venable
william.venable@park.edu
Park University
Phone: 816-584-6851
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