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Diane Vacarra

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Diane Vacarra Visiting Instructor


Managing Change in Organizations and Strategic Management

Educational Background

MBA Simmons School of Management


Previously taught at Boston University, Regis College and UMass Lowell as an adjunct at the undergraduate and MBA levels.

Professional experience includes project manager, SAP; content manager, Taylor & Francis Publishing & ELearning;  program manager, DuPont/KDI;  vice president, Hastings Group;  management consultant and strategic planning both for and non profit organizations.

Born into a family owned business and taking an early management role spurred a life long interest in family and small businesses and women and gender in organizations.