About Us


Mission & Vision

The McColl School of Business educates students to become successful business and professional leaders who are competent, understand the importance of character, and are committed to their communities.  

The McColl School will earn a national reputation among AACSB-accredited business schools, distinguished by its leadership focus, integration within the business community, and its personalized and transformational educational experiences.

Our Values

  • A Place of Ideas - We value diversity in thought, collaboration, risk-taking and the freedom from traditional constraints or paradigms. 
  • Integrity - We value honesty, hard work and doing the right thing even when it is the hard thing to do.
  • Excellence in Teaching - We value student learning, using multiple approaches and disciplines to solve real-world problems and making learning fun. 
  • Collaborative Work Environment - We value working together as faculty and staff to help others, providing timely responses and being respectful to all.
  • Enduring and Enriching Relationships - We value developing and maintaining personal relationships with our students, alumni and our community, and being a place where students can always come back.
  • Knowledge - We value learning and critical thinking through research and creative activity. 

Program Learning Outcomes

Our Team 

Dean’s Office

Dr. Rick Mathieu

Pam Reid
Office Manager

Elizabeth Henderson
Senior Director of Enrollment & Student Services

Undergraduate Programs

Sarah Williams
Undergraduate Program Manager

Dr. Gary Powell
Director of Undergraduate Programs

Graduate Programs

Liza Boehling
Graduate Admissions Coordinator
704-337-2224, boehlingl@queens.edu

Dr. John Bennett, Director of Graduate Programs
704-337-2210, bennettj@queens.edu

Candace Price
Student Services Manager

Jane Williams
Assistant Director of Leadership Initiatives

McColl School of Business Board of Advisors

The McColl School of Business Board of Advisors include executives from several Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit and community leaders, and entrepreneurs who support the mission of the school and guide the direction of our development and programs.

Dr. Rick Mathieu, Dean, McColl School of Business

David M. Anderson Community Leader
Frank E. Arado Partner
Katten Muchin Rosenman, LLP
Steve Boehm Chief Operating Officer
AvidXchange, Inc.
Ken Chinchar Community Leader
Ann Cope President
Cope Leadership & Company
Rob Engel Head of Investment Banking & Capital Markets
Wells Fargo Securities
Durral Gilbert President, Supply Chain Services
Premier, Inc.
Jonathan Halkyard Chief Financial Officer
Extended Stay America
Christopher A Halmy Chief Financial Officer
Ally Financial
Brian Natwick, MBA '03 President, Multifamily
Crescent Communities
Chris Payton, MBA '03 Line of Business Staffing and Operations Executive
Bank of America
Tjeerd Ploeger CEO Manufacturing for Generators Global
Siemens Energy, Inc.
Roger A. Ray,
Executive Vice President, Chief Physician Executive
Carolinas HealthCare System
Dan Roselli  Co-Founder
Packard Place
Brian Savoy Sr. Vice Presdient, Business Transformation and Technology
Duke Energy Corporation
Josh Tarr Director of Human Resources
Red Ventures
Carson Tate Managing Partner
Working Simply, Inc.
Todd Tibbits President & CEO
YMCA of Greater Charlotte
John Tighe, Chair  President & CEO
Arrowpoint Capital
LuAnn Tucker  Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
Ken Walker Community Leader
Bob L. Woods, Jr., EMBA '01 Senior Business Advisor, Consumer Regulatory Capital Oversight
Wells Fargo Corporate Risk


Nestled in the historic Myers Park neighborhood, we are just minutes from Uptown Charlotte. Come visit us.

Sykes Learning Center
1900 Selwyn Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28274
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