Oct. 8, 2020
Trulaske College of Business alumni are leaders in their fields — and at the university. Since 2011, five have served as president of the Mizzou Alumni Association (MAA), and the president-elect is a College of Business grad, too. To these six volunteers, leadership isn’t simply a position. It’s a lifestyle, a mindset and a way of moving through the world that makes others want to follow. Learn more about:
- Pamela M. Oberdiek, Bus ’84;
- Bruce McKinney, BS BA ’74;
- Andrea Allison-Putman, BS BA ’85;
- Steve Hays, BS BA ’80;
- Robin Wenneker, BS BA ’91;
- and Sabrina McDonnell, MBA ’15
The Novak Leadership Institute
Novak Leadership courses allow students to gain practical skills and experience in the areas of personal leadership development, organizational leadership, entrepreneurship and innovation, and service.
Practitioners of the telltale art
From MIZZOU magazine: Through the decades, Mizzou's mystery writers have made their mark in one of fiction’s most popular genres. Their degrees range from law to library science. Just in time for Halloween, MU alumna and mystery writer Elaine Viets takes a look at the work of many of these scribes.
Making toys more accessible
Alumna, pediatric physical therapist, alters toys to make sure all kids have equal access to play.
Leader of the band
From MIZZOU magazine: Remembering a legendary band director.
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