Current director of Undergraduate Business Career Center will begin new role May 17

Morgan Kinross-Wright has been named Executive Director of Corporate and Alumni Relations at the Carlson School, effective May 17.

"Morgan's leadership strengths, her marked accomplishments, and her obvious love of the Carlson School provide impressive credentials for such an important, highly visible function," says Dean Sri Zaheer.

Kinross-Wright has been the director of the Undergraduate Business Career Center (UBCC) for the past eight years. Under her leadership, UBCC has been consistently ranked A/A+ by students in the BusinessWeek rankings and named to the top 10 schools in the country for student placement services. Previously, she served as associate director of the school's corporate services function from 2003 to 2005.

Prior to joining the Carlson School, she was a counselor for the Life-Work Planning Center and an adjunct faculty member for Minnesota State University. She received her BA degree in political science from the University of Montana, her MS degree in community counseling from Minnesota State University, and her MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.