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Program Benefits

  • #1 Minnesota online MBA - 2022 by U.S. News & World Report 
  • Digital Badging and Graduate Certificates Available (course waivers available for certificates)
  • GRE/GMAT Waiver Available
  • No Business Background Required

Dr. Poore has been helping adult learners reach their educational and professional goals since 2003. Bringing 20 years of business analytics and strategic planning experience from a variety of industries, Dr. Poore aims to help students synthesize concepts across disciplines so that they can become better problem-solvers and more effective, ethical leaders. A strong interest in corporate social responsibility led Dr. Poore to do her doctoral research on the emerging field of social entrepreneurship and the impact that social enterprises have on society. Dr. Poore resides in Arizona and teaches online for Saint Mary's University of Minnesota.

Awards & Honors

  • Robert L. Bailey Teaching Award, Franklin University, 2007
  • Excellence in Mentoring Award, Franklin University, 2010
  • Teaching Excellence Awards (5x), Franklin University, 2009 - 2015
  • Distinguished Teacher Nominee, Columbus State Community College, 2012
  • Certificate of Recognition for Teaching Excellence, Benedictine University, 2016

Selected Appointments

  • Faculty Mentor, Franklin University
  • Instructional Designer and SME (Special Projects), Franklin University
  • Faculty Development and Administrative Site Director, Benedictine University

Learn more about the faculty members teaching in the online Master of Business Administration program: call 877-308-9954 to speak to an enrollment counselor or request more information.