Dean of the College of Business

College of Business, Office of the Dean

MAILING ADDRESS:
COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
1301 COLLEGE AVENUE, WOODARD HALL #225A
FREDERICKSBURG, VA  22401

Dean
Lynne Richardson 540-654-2470 lynne.richardson@umw.edu
Office Manager
Lucy Quann 540-654-1019 lquann@umw.edu
Associate Dean for Faculty
Ken Machande 540-654-1457 kmachand@umw.edu
Academic Advisor
     Rhonda Stills 540-654-1624 rstills@umw.edu
Student Support and Outreach Coordinator
Andrea Cordray 540-654-1242 acordray@umw.edu

For questions about admissions, please contact the following offices first:

Undergraduate Admissions on the Fredericksburg Campus – 540-654-2000
Graduate Admissions on the Stafford Campus – 540-286-8088

Lynne D. Richardson, Ph.D.
Dean, Professor
Ph.D., University of Alabama
M.B.A., University of Alabama at Birmingham
B.B.A., University of Montevallo

Lynne D. Richardson has been Dean of the College of Business since July 2011.  Previously she served as Dean of the College of Business at Mississippi State University and of the Miller College of Business at Ball State University.  Richardson earned her PhD in Marketing from the University of Alabama and spent 13 years in various roles as a faculty member, MBA Director, and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and External Relations at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Professionally, she has served as President of the Birmingham chapter of the American Marketing Association.  She has served two nonconsecutive three-year terms on the AACSB International Board of Directors and also on the Beta Gamma Sigma Board of Governors (the honor society for AACSB accredited institutions).  In various communities Richardson also has served on the boards of directors of two United Ways, three Rotary clubs, a bank, a hospital, and several other nonprofits.