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Leslie Petty Named Assistant Dean for Evening and Executive MBA Programs

By Wisconsin School of Business

October 8, 2013

Leslie Petty has recently been named the assistant dean for the Evening and Executive MBA programs at the Wisconsin School of Business.

Petty joins the school with 20 years of administrative experience in adult education. Since 2004, she has held two senior positions at Saint Xavier University in Chicago as dean of the School for Continuing and Professional Studies and chief campus officer for the Orland Park Campus.

“Dr. Petty distinguished herself during the search process with her superb and relevant experiences, including creating professional programs, leading a campus, strategic planning and execution at all levels, and successfully working across campus and with government, community, and business partners,” said Donald Hausch, the associate dean for the Evening and Executive MBA programs. “We are fortunate to have a person of her skills, experiences, and proven results leading our programs.”

Petty holds a Ed.D. from Wilmington University in New Castle, Delaware and a master’s degree in education from Temple University.