April 30, 2019


College of Business

Finalist announced for Dean of College of Business at MSU Billings 



MSU Billings University Communications and Marketing, 657-2266

MSU BILLINGS NEWS — The search committee for the Dean of the College of Business at Montana State University Billings has announced the final candidate for the position as Dr. Elaine Labach.

The candidate will meet with City College and MSU Billings students, faculty, and staff. This candidate will present on the topic, “What is your vision for Montana State University Billings College of Business?” during an open forum.

The forum will be held at 4 p.m. in the Liberal Arts building, room 148 on Thursday, May 2. This session is open to the public. The forum allows time for attendees to ask questions and provide valuable feedback to the search committee.

Elaine Labach is currently Dean of the Frost School of Business at Centenary College. Before assuming this position, she was an Associate Dean and Associate Professor at Fort Lewis College. She holds a Ph.D. in Operations Management from Indiana University School of Business in addition to a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Michigan, and a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Wayne State University.

The search committee for Dean of the College of Business is comprised of Susan Balter-Reitz, Mike Campbell, Rakesh Sah, Anna Talafuse, Mary Susan Fishbaugh, Heather Thompson, Sarah Keller, and Shannon Wilcox.

For more information, contact Dr. Susan Balter-Reitz, Interim Vice Provost and Director of e-Learning, at (406) 657-2214, susan.balterreitz@msubillings.edu.