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Margaret Simonis 

Vice President and Dean for the School of Business

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Margaret Simonis serves as the vice president and dean for the School of Business at Western Governors University, where she leads the Accounting, Finance, Supply Chain and Operations Management, IT Management and Healthcare Management programs. This includes leadership for instructional faculty and responsibility for new program launches and program performance. Simonis joined Western Governors University in 2008 and has worked in the higher education field for over 20 years. Before joining WGU, Simonis held roles in wellness and health education and in student services.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Leadership
  • Competency-Based Learning
  • Faculty Training and Development
  • Faculty Models
  • Student Retention
  • Student Support Models
  • Change Management

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Carthage College
  • Master of Arts, Ball State University

Affiliations:

  • National Wellness Institute

Social:

Areas of Expertise:

  • Leadership
  • Competency-Based Learning
  • Faculty Training and Development
  • Faculty Models
  • Student Retention
  • Student Support Models
  • Change Management

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Carthage College
  • Master of Arts, Ball State University

Affiliations:

  • National Wellness Institute

Social:

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