Suzanne Mintz, AACSB International
Suzanne Mintz serves as Assistant Vice President, Accreditation Strategy and Policy at AACSB International. In addition to managing a portfolio of business schools worldwide, she is responsible for co-leading the daily management of the Accreditation Services department. She oversees the management of AACSB’s volunteer network globally, including training, engagement and recognition strategies for AACSB’s volunteers. She assists in leading strategic initiatives in the Accreditation Services department and liaises with the Business Accreditation and Accounting Accreditation Policy Committees.
Prior to joining AACSB, Mintz spent approximately 10 years in corporate training and development for a financial services firm, responsible for overseeing the implementation of sales and management development programs. She holds an MBA in finance and management from the University of South Florida in Tampa.
Mo Sarhan served as Dean of the College of Business Administration and Professor of Accounting at Savannah State University for 20 years. He retired on June 1, 2019, but continues to be involved in business education issues particularly international accreditation. Prior to joining Savannah State University in 1998, he served as Chair of the G.W. Daverio School of Accountancy at the University of Akron. He earned a Ph.D. in Accounting from University of Arkansas and he is a Certified Management Accountant. He worked in public accounting and in industry prior to receiving his doctorate. Sarhan has published numerous articles in academic and practitioner journals and presented his research at academic conferences. He had worked with several companies in manufacturing, service, retailing, and healthcare. His work focused on cost management and activity-based costing system design and implementation. A firm advocate of professional and community service, Sarhan has served on boards of directors and held leadership positions in numerous professional and academic organizations throughout his career.