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Christopher Pagel '04, MBA '06

Assistant Dean, Graduate Business Programs and Career Services, Clinical Faculty
BK 301B
(714) 516-4511
Chris leads the graduate recruitment strategy for the Argyros School of Business and Economics and assumes the responsibility for the management of all aspects of graduate recruitment, admissions and marketing. He represents the Graduate Business Programs when working with University faculty, staff and administration to deliver the most impactful means of marketing the programs to prospective graduate business candidates.
Education: MBA, Chapman University
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Serena Healey, '01, MBA '22

Director of Graduate Programs
BK 301C
(714) 516-7190
Serena manages the recruitment and admission process of MBA and MS programs, designs the marketing strategy, manages the sales process, and supervises the Assistant Directors of the Argyros School of Business and Economics Graduate Programs. She develops and implements recruitment and admission strategies; advises prospective students; processes graduate applications; and facilitates admission and scholarship decisions.
Education: BS, EMBA Chapman University
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Jim Dusserre, EMBA '11

Director, Undergraduate and Career Services, Clinical Faculty
BK 303Q
(714) 744-7694
Jim manages the recruitment and admission process for the M.S. in Accounting and M.S. in Real Estate programs. He develops and implements recruitment and admissions strategies, student advisement, processes applications and guides students through the admission process.
Education: EMBA, Chapman University
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Dominique Walden, MS

Associate Director, Graduate Business Programs
BK 301A
(714) 516-5844
Dominique manages the recruitment and admission process for the Full-time and Integrated (4+1) MBA programs. She develops and implements recruitment and admissions strategies, student advisement, processes applications and guides students through the admission process.
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Austin Price, '18, MBA '21

Assistant Director, Graduate Business Programs
BK 301D
(714) 628-2898
Austin manages the recruitment and admission process for the Flexible MBA program. He develops and implements recruitment and admissions strategies, student advisement, processes applications and guides students through the admission process.
Education: BS, MBA Chapman University
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David Dolansky

Assistant Director, Graduate Business Programs
BK 301E
(714) 516-5842
David manages the recruitment and admission process for the Master of Science in Real Estate and Master of Science in Accounting. He develops and implements recruitment and admissions strategies, student advisement, processes applications and guides students through the admission process.
Education: BS, Case Western Reserve University
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Patty Ramirez

Department Assistant
BK 301
(714) 997-6684
Patty supports the Graduate Program office through front office support, assisting with event coordination. Assists with general inquiries from Argyros School staff, faculty, and students.
Education: BA, Cal State Fullerton
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Lacy Willis, JD '19

Assistant Professor, Assistant Director M.S. in Accounting
BK 308K
(714) 744-7815
Lacy manages the recruitment and admission process for the M.S. in Accounting and Accelerated M.S. in Accounting programs, and serves as the primary liaison. She develops and implements recruitment and admission strategies; advises prospective students; processes graduate applications; and facilitates admission and scholarship decisions.
Education: JD, Chapman University
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Chris Lowe, EMBA '11

Clinical Assistant Professor of Real Estate & Management, Director of Real Estate Programs
BK 307A
(714) 997-6990
Chris oversees the administration and management of student recruitment, admissions, and enrollment activities for real estate programs at the Argyros School of Business and Economics. Whether he was teaching as an adjunct professor of international negotiations and diplomacy, or obtaining his Executive MBA degree at Chapman University, Chris has accumulated significant experience in the Argyros School classroom. Chris previously served as the director of global development and public affairs for the Walt Disney Company. 
Education: EMBA, Chapman University