Leticia Porter is the Assistant Dean of the Manning School of Business. Previously she held the position of Director of Graduate Programs. She continues to manage graduate programs, including the M.B.A., other business master's degrees and graduate certificates. In addition, she now handles a number of duties related to the undergraduate program. Prior to coming to the Manning School, Leticia was Director of Business Programs at Merrimack College. Before that she served as Associate Project Manager for the Research Department at UMass Lowell. She has over 15 years of experience in higher education administration, received her M.B.A. from UMass Lowell and her bachelor's degree from USC in Los Angeles, California.