Contact Us

cbmdean@svsu.edu
(989) 964-4064
(989) 964-7497

Dean

Dr. Rama Yelkur

Associate Dean

Dr. Anthony Bowrin

Office

Curtiss Hall 320

Faculty and Staff

Mailing Address

College of Business & Management
Saginaw Valley State University
7400 Bay Road
Curtiss Hall 320
University Center, MI 48710
(989) 964-4064
(989) 964-7497
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http://www.svsu.edu/cbm

Office of the Dean

Rama Yelkur, Dean 
Curtiss Hall 320
(989) 964-4064
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D.B.A., Marketing, Mississippi State University
M.B.A., PSG College of Technology, Bharathiar University, India
B.Sc., Mathematics, Ethiraj College, Madras University, India
Certified Global Business Professional (through NASBITE International)

 

Jaime Leyrer
Special Assistant to the Dean
Curtiss Hall 320
(989) 964-4352
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M.P.A., Central Michigan University
B.S., Central Michigan University

 

Rejeana Heinrich
Associate Director of The Stevens Center for Family Business
Curtiss Hall 316
(989) 964-4035
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B.S., Central Michigan University

Anthony Bowrin, Associate Dean
Curtiss Hall 320
(989) 964-4064
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Ph.D., Business Administration (Auditing), Southern Illinois University
M.Sc., Accounting, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago
B.Sc., Management Studies, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago
Certified Management Accountant (through IMA)
Certified in Financial Management (through IMA)

 

Joseph Ofori-Dankwa (bio‌)
Harvey Randall Wickes Endowed Chair
in International Business
Curtiss Hall 323
(989) 964-4181
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M.L.I.R., Ph.D., Michigan State University
M.S., University of Wales
L.L.B., University of Ghana

 

Joseph Affholter
The Dow Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Curtiss Hall 317
(989) 964-4326
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Ph.D., Stanford University
B.S., Michigan Technological University

Academic Departments

Department of Accounting, Law, and Finance

Mark W. McCartney, Chair
Curtiss Hall 319
(989) 964-4301
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Department of Economics

Christopher Surfield, Chair
Curtiss Hall 309
(989) 964-4379
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Find Economics Faculty

Department Management/Marketing

Deborah Bishop, Chair
Curtiss Hall 306
(989) 964-4476
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Find Management/Marketing Faculty

Administrative Assistants

Cheryl A. Saffarian
Administrative Assistant
Curtiss 320
(989) 964-7085
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Donna Helmreich-Lopez
Faculty Secretary, Office Coordinator
Curtiss Hall 300
(989) 964-4235
(989) 964-4699
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Cindy J. Clifford
Administrative Secretary
Curtiss 320
(989) 964-4064
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Maryann Gillette
Faculty Secretary
Curtiss Hall 300
(989) 964-4234
(989) 964-4699
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