Pipes named global and civic engagement specialist for Walker College of Business

Meredith Church Pipes has been named global and civic engagement specialist for the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University.

Pipes, who formerly served as the college's international programs coordinator, assumed her new role on July 1, 2017.

Pipes  will continue to work closely with Martin Meznar, Associate Dean for Global and Civic Engagement, to primarily support international programs, with additional support of sustainability and diversity intiatives in the Walker College. Sheri Lawrence will provide support for the team.

Related: Meznar named Associate Dean for Global and Civic Engagement

The college’s strategic plan, adopted by college faculty in May 2017 to guide the business school through 2022, lists global learning, diversity and sustainability among its eight core values.

About the Walker College of Business

The Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University delivers transformational educational experiences that prepare and inspire students to be ethical, innovative and engaged business leaders who positively impact our community, both locally and globally. The college places emphasis on international experiences, sustainable business practices, entrepreneurial programs, and real-world applications with industry. Enrolling nearly 3,000 undergraduates in 10 majors, and approximately 175 graduate students in Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Accounting and Master of Science in Applied Data Analytics programs, the Walker College is consistently named one of "The Best Business Schools" by The Princeton Review and is accredited by AACSB International – the premier global accrediting body for schools of business. For more information, visit business.appstate.edu.

Meredith Pipes
Published: Sep 13, 2017 2:45pm