On August 29, 2014 Lee Ann Hoover was invited to join the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's College of Business, Dean's Business Council by Dean Larry DeBrock for a term through 2017. Her achievements and expertise were deemed enriching the excellence of the Council and the College.
The mission of the Dean's Business Council (DBC) is to provide advice and counsel to the Dean and other members of the College in pursuit of the College's overall goals. DBC members also serve as the ambassadors of the College to external stakeholders, including, but not limited to, alumni, corporate partners, prospective students and their parents, and the University at large. Council members provide leadership on various projects and areas of strategic importance for the College, they serve as liaisons with stakeholders and as bridges to the business community, and they support the students and faculty in ways that strengthen the achievements and leverage opportunities for advancement of the academic mission of the college.
Lee Ann's recent achievements include being on the board of the alumni association of the College of Business for the last five years, co-hosting their annual fundraiser in both 2012 and 2013, co-chair of the membership committee in 2014 and attending the inaugural College of Business Summit in China in October of 2013.
Access the University of Illinois-College of Business, Dean's Business Council website here.