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Laurie Wilson, MBA

Director, Graduate Business Degree Programs - Graduate Programs

Contact Information

Email:  Laurie_Wilson@baylor.edu
Campus Phone:  (254) 710-4163
Fax:  (254) 710-1066
Mailing Address:  One Bear Place #98013
Waco, TX  76798
Office Location:  Graduate Programs

Educational Background

  • MBA - Business Administration - EMBA, BAYLOR UNIVERSITY, 2009
  • BBA - Journalism, BAYLOR UNIVERSITY, 1984

Responsibilities

• Provide strategic direction for the full-time graduate programs in the Business School
• Develop and implement admissions and student services policies and procedures for about
200 full-time graduate business students
• Supervise three direct reports
• Formulate an extensive marketing campaign, involving social media, website and printed promotional materials, including a viewbook and program brochures
• Manage $2.2 million graduate assistantship budget for Business School

Work Experience

  • Director, Graduate Business Degree Programs, Baylor University (November 2006 - Present)
  • Director, Graduate Business Admissions, Baylor University (November 1997 - October 2006)
  • Writer, Public Relations Office, Baylor University (June 1995 - November 1997)
  • Intelligence Officer, Central Intelligence Agency (1985 - 1994)

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Staff Member, Hankamer School of Business (May 2013)

Professional Memberships

  • Advisory Board for Annual Conference, Graduate Management Admissions Council

Biography

A 1984 and 2009 graduate of Baylor University, Laurie Wilson joined the Hankamer School of Business in 1997. In her current position as Director for Graduate Business Degree Programs, Laurie is responsible for formulating, implementing, and supervising policies and procedures for admissions and student services. She also provides leadership for developing the Baylor Business brand for the MBA program. Prior to joining the Business School, Laurie worked two and half years in the Baylor Public Relations Office, and before her tenure and Baylor, she worked 9 years for the Central Intelligence Agency, living and serving primarily in Africa.

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