In my more than 40 years of experience, I find individuals perform best and enjoy their careers when they are passionate about what they are doing
Director, Jenkins MAC Program
#25YearsofMAC - Class of 1995
Craig Lupton-Smith, CFO, ADAMA North America
Craig Lupton-Smith was in the first cohort of the then-unnamed College of Management’s Master of Accounting program. Now, 25 years later, both the college and its graduate programs have been named – the Poole College of Management and Jenkins Graduate School – and the focus on applied learning continues to be integrated throughout the curriculum.
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