MBA Expands Staff

Written by Joe Cicchetto

Laurie Nederveen has joined St. Andrews as the MBA Program Outreach Coordinator. In this part time position she will be focusing on recruiting new MBA students for on-campus classes and also the live-via-the-web option. She will promote the program to enhance partnerships with businesses that may wish to serve as a practicum site or sponsor employees for the Master’s Degree in Business Administration.

Nederveen graduated from E.A. Laney High School in Wilmington, NC. She applied to only one college – St. Andrews. Majoring in Psychology, she graduated with General Honors in 1993. For over 20 years, she worked in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorder treatment mainly with adolescents and adults. She also held a variety of positions in an adult group home, the TEACCH program and the Autism Society of NC. In 2009, she created a coaching business called Aspiring Aspies to support students in transition to college. Her business logo is a picture of a St. Android on graduation day.

>As a long-term member of St. Andrews alumni council and a current student in the MBA program, Nederveen is known for reconnecting classmates to one another and the campus.
“I am thrilled to have a formal position where I can share the exquisite nature of St. Andrews with the greater community,” she said.
She credits attending St. Andrews for her personal and professional success and is excited to watch as others benefit from the same educational experience.

If interested in the MBA program or connecting with Laurie Nederveen, she would love to meet you!